Travel Blogs from Mount Dora
... Afterwards, we would meet in between the coaches and have a beer, cocktail or whatever, and toast our location. Toasting was a nightly ritual for us. We would then go to our separate coaches and have dinner, meeting again afterwards to talk about the day and plan the next day's travel. While on board the ship, we pretty much met for meals and then each couple would go their separate ways. I can't put in to words just how wonderful it was traveling with and sharing this Adventure ...
The first four days in Florida were really relaxing. Well not that relaxing but relaxing. During the first few days, we saw our grandma and grandpa’s new lot. A lot is a piece of land that is undeveloped and is just grass and trees. But because our grandma and grandpa have already bought it, they have planted fruit trees. The lot already had orange trees there, so we picked about ten and ...
By todays title you would be forgiven for thinking we spent the day on a fishing boat. We were much closer to home though, at Disneys Typhoon Lagoon water park. Today was the last day our Disney tickets were valid and we hadn't been to Typhoon Lagoon, so, despite the weather not being as warm as I'd have liked we headed there for as close to 10am as we could manage.
My first stop was the shop, my rashie had stretched to the stage that my first dip in ...
... For this he let us skip the queue and put us in the fast track lane, which meant we walked straight on the ride. What a nice guy! We really enjoyed the roller coaster as you got to choose a song that you would like to play as you went round. We chose Kanye West's 'Stronger' which was a fitting song as we were whizzing round the track. The only part I didn't enjoy was the start as they had you climbing up the track at a completely vertical incline, not fun.
... some more whinging, lunch and then. Mini golf! We started mini golf even though it was scorching! Got to hole 8 or 9 and a horrible looking black snake wanders across the path!!! Arghhhhhh! I was ready to give up and leave but Luke assured me he would look after me and the people in front of us had advised us it was not poisonous! So we wait for it to go into the garden and go onto the next hole where Luke feels a fly on his foot and screams like a ***** hahaha ...
Other places to stay in Mount Dora
16630 US 441 W., Mount Dora | 2 star hotelfrom $80
19700 Highway 441, Mount Dora | 2 star hotelfrom $108
100 N. Alexander St., Mount Dora | 3 star hotelfrom $100
- Not worth it!
- Once Is Enough
- Somewhere in time
18730 US Hwy 441, Mount Dora | Hotelfrom $54