Oakwood At Summit Doral
Travel Blogs from Miami
... and that wasn't really an attack by the alligator, he was actually minding his own business catching some rays. In 1996 a 6 year old boy on his bike ran off the road just outside the visitors centre and landed in the swamp on top of an alligator. The surprised gator flipped him over and into his mouth. Mum and Dad tried frantically to make the gator let go but he wasn't having it. They tried pounding on his head, Dad tried to wrestle ...
... and a pool/games room inside too with plenty travel books to look at. It was getting close to 7pm so we decided to walk to the shop and get some stuff to make Fajitas with. It was just as humid as Miami so the walk was stuffy! We got sorted though and cooked our tea in the communal kitchen. We had showers and got in bed around 10 as we were shattered! We also did some reading of the travel books to plan our Motorhome trip which was to start in a couple of days!
... anyone could ever want in one shop was almost sickening so we left to the urban outfitters across the road where there was 50% off the sale items! Then we ended up on the strip again an bumped into king Julian the monkey thing (I'm not actually sure if it's a monkey but you know the fluffy animal in madagascar, that) and took a photo with the little fluffy thing, who was clearly washed using herbal essences cos he smelled so good! When mama and papa told me that my Spanish would ...
... After landing one small largemouth bass, we jogged to the Jeep to try another spot close by. Early in I hooked a nice peacock but it got me around a rock and got off. I even jumped in to get a better angle but no luck:( A little over the self-imposed one hour time limit, I managed to hook and land a micro Peacock Bass!
Left Fort Lauderdale, drove down into Miami beach to check into one of USA's best Hostels. Famous for it's parties, we also booked ourselves on to the evenings night-activities including free happy hour cocktails followed by a trip to one of Miami's most famous clubs.
Other places to stay in Miami
Miami Airport, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $126
- It's good, not great
- Not up to par for Embassy Suites...
Brickell, Miami | 5 star hotelfrom $233
- Nice, but not worth the excessive praise
- Fabulous hotel
- What an amazing hotel!!!
Downtown Miami, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $159
- Loved It!
- Loved the Intercontinental Miami, but...
- Real Bonus
Downtown, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $208
Flagami, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $97
Downtown Miami, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $84
- Nicely decorated
- Had a nice stay!
- Ok for 1 or 2 nights
Miami Airport, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $111
- Very disapointed
- Excellent Airport Hotel
- Excellent choice for an overnight stay!
Miami Airport, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $101
- Not for paying travelers
- Close to the airport, but the restaurant was bad
- We liked this Wyndham!
Downtown, Miami | 5 star hotelfrom $207
- An Excellent Long Weekend at the Four Seasons, Miami
- Weekend with Children in Downtown Miami
- Four Seasons - you'll pay for the name...
Downtown, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $129
- Slightly disappointing
- Not performing at all
- Pre cruise
Miami Airport, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $89
- OK to stay
- Great property ! Bad Management
- Excellent Choice
Downtown, Miami | 5 star hotelfrom $166
- Also post hurricane, no applause
- Post Hurricane
Dadeland, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $130
Brickell, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $174
Downtown, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $155
- Five Diamond Award? Not in a Million Years!!
- Beautiful rooms, very poor service
- Terribly Rude
Miami Airport, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $112
- More Good Than Bad
- Ok but not 4 star
- Nothing special
Downtown, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $140
- Very comfortable
- Not bad Not grand
- Loved the Marriott!
Northeast Coconut Grove, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $142
- Awful Noise
- Very clean and friendly staff.
- Thin walls, bring earplugs...
Miami Airport, Miami | 2 star hotelfrom $86
Miami Airport, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $134
- WORST HOTEL EXPERIENCE EVER
- MIA Hotel Worked For Me!
- Convenience at a price
Miami Airport, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $76
Flagami, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $101
Downtown Miami, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $119
- Port of Miami is Fab!
- Loved it!!
- Very Nice Hotel at a Very Nice Price
Downtown, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $131
- Great location for Miami Marathon
- Fine, but noisy
- Solidly solid
Coral Gables/Coconut Grove, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $131
- Our stay was very pleasant.
- Staff was excellent
- Great Value
Southern Miami, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $139
- Great deal, wonderful time
- Perfect for the price...
- First class staff.. but we checked out early