Lewiston Hall Guesthouse
Travel Blogs from Foley
Seven years ago when we were here, we had put a Walmart location into our GPS to do some shopping. This was at a place called "Pass Christian", when we got to the point that Walmart was supposed to be located all we found was a cement slab Katrina had wiped out the building and most of the coastline including the boardwalk that followed the beach. Houses near the water had been devastated.
So much re-building work has happened ...
... everything we saw - the white sandy beaches and the wooden clad bars. Each day was fun packed starting with a morning workout in their garage, courtesy of Heather who put us through our paces with exercises that we hadn't been accustomed to for a while. This routine was a good addition as we ate a lot of fried food and drank a lot of beer during our stay so it kept us alive!
Each day at some point ...
... part of valor, and came back down. If I were a lighthouse keeper, the ships at sea would be in a world of hurt! Larry didn't come in, so here are pix of me with a boyfriend I found inside, and of Josh and me on those incredible stairs. Oh, and one of Josh with a pelican statue. I do need to add another photo looking up those stairs. Josh was peeking down in one, when I had stopped on a window ledge, so we'll include that one.
... I would've loved to know how much some of that stuff cost! At the entrance to the pier is an enormous statue of a sea turtle, so we made pix with that before venturing out onto the pier. Josh actually saw a pretty good-sized shark, but by the time I got there to make its picture, it was too far below the surface to show up. I made a photo of where a shark used to be, but didn't include it here. (Pretty dull photo, actually.)
We had another lovely driving day. Very short albeit but we're liking it that way.
Today was FloraBama day. Leslie and Al said this bar was a must see so we went to see. Cool spot indeed. About six different stages for music. Bars everywhere. Beach access. Kind of nice to see it while it's fairly ...
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