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... windscreen wipers just couldn't keep up fast enough to clear it. The deluge puddles at the sides of the road were huge & could easily go for a swim in them. Scarily it was a bit like dodgem cars, because of the cars pulling out towards the middle lane to miss the puddles, even some big trucks doing it who where too high for it to even affect the car ...wooses, I swore so much at the other dinny dicksplash drivers on this last leg !! Could easily have had an ...
Today was more rife than usual with the unexpected! ...where to start!?
I had decided last night that today I would make the 5-mile trek from my hosts' home to Miami Beach on foot today. I didn't get as early of a start as I had planned, but still got out the door before 9am, heading south on NE 10 Ave for a block or two toward NE 167, where I proceeded east all the way to the beach.
About a third of the way in, I stumbled upon a small area of ...
... teenagers on Summer Vacation camp. Late afternoon we caught a taxi into the centre of Miami where we met up with the All American Tours bus which took us to Orlando. The bus ride was 5 hours long. We were dropped in Kissimee, Orlando at around midnight out the front of a super Walmart store. We made the most of the 24 hour opening times and took turns watching the bags and having a look around the store. The taxi arrived and took us to Worldgate resort, where we we staying in ...
Once again we boarded and departed on time for our flight to Miami. We were above or in the clouds for the entire journey. The flight was very bumpy, one of the worst I have been on in quite some time. Because of those storms we were re-routed a couple of times by air traffic control. That meant we would be late arriving. We did not think that was going to cause us any problems because we had a two-hour window.
At one point the ...
... was very busy. It is funny being back in America again with flags everywhere and patriotism so clearly visible, particularly with the Olympics on. Our flight to Newark airport in New York was good with a much nicer plane and more leg room!
Arriving in Newark was a nice change since it was a domestic flight and we could just pick up our bags and go.
Our shuttle ride from the airport was a crazy ...
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North Miami Beach/Sunny Isles, North Miami Beach | 2 star hotelfrom $59
- OK, not maintained or cared for, many things inoperable, fire hazard!
- Dirty and Disgusting
- I loved it