Oakwood at Carlyle Club
Travel Blogs from Plantation
... first then charred) and wendy had the cuban style skirt steak (which was about as big as the plate but minute-steak thickness. Both good. The sides we had were crispy plantains (ordinary) and black beans (awesome). Black beans and and american style streaky bacon will be high on our list of stuff to get when we return. So much for the cheap meal though, with bottle of California rose it was still $150. Back to the hotel, early night and up and out for a ...
... jetway and spoke to the agent handling the boarding. Boarding stopped immediately. Soon, the boarded passengers emerged from the jetway. The entire time, the rain became worse. We overheard one of the pilots state that boarding could not begin until the lightning stopped. We had not seen lightning, but it was no doubt associated with the storm.
The scheduled departure for our flight was 16:00; however, ...
... near the big island of the Bahamas, I was struck with how crystal blue the water was. It was a beautiful shade of turquoise.
Landing at 12:35, little did I know there was another travel surprise coming. Leaving the gate where the plane parked, one has to go up an escalator and then walk to immigration. When I got to the top of the escalator, in between me and the first moving ...
... pumped it through the stadium speakers. Very unimpressive. Rating - 2 of 10.
There was a bit of drama around the Florida State Marching Chiefs. The entire band was supposed to travel to the game and march at halftime. However, due to some unforeseen (and unknown by us) circumstances, they found out a few days before the game that they were only allowed to bring a "small" pep band of around 275 members. After watching the Miami ...
... fairly quickly), but it took the counter agent a long time to process our tickets. He eventually explained, “United did not release your tickets,” which I found odd, as we had already checked in. But the whole delay meant that Paul was not too far behind us, and we quickly headed for the security. Which was slow. I have figured a way to politely give the finger to TSA as I’m being scanned ...
Other places to stay in Plantation
311 N University Drive, Plantation | 3 star hotelfrom $98
1230 South Pine Island Rd., Plantation | 4 star hotelfrom $130
1711 North University Drive, Plantation | 2 star hotelfrom $60
1701 North University Drive, Plantation | 2 star hotelfrom $92
410 North Pine Island Road, Plantation | 3 star hotelfrom $100
8101 Peters Rd, Plantation | 2 star hotelfrom $79
130 N University Drive, Plantation | 3 star hotelfrom $98
8530 West Broward Boulevard, Plantation | 3 star hotelfrom $91
7801 S.W. 6th Street, Plantation | 2 star hotelfrom $100
- Very nice
- Clean and Quiet
- Bring your own pillow
7780 SW 6th Street, Plantation | 3 star hotelfrom $86
7901 Southwest 6th St, Plantation | 2 star hotelfrom $82
7755 SW 6th St, Plantation | 2 star hotelfrom $82
375 N State Rd 7, Plantation | 2 star hotelfrom $69