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The weather was back to being humid, but rain patches were around. We had a leisurely breakfast and started packing for our trip to Miami. There was a bit of confusion about the service to take us to Miami, but it got straightened out and we had a nice, speedy ride to the Marriott.
It was chaos upon our arrival at the Marriott, many people, tons of luggage everywhere. The lobby was even worse. Once we got our room, which was ...
... I asked for directions to the beach which wasn't too far away from a lady at the tourist desk in the hotel. I also booked return shuttle transfers to and from the ship. I probably could have organised a cab but this service is door to door. Lady told us to catch the trolley from the shopping centre next door to the beach and that only cost 50 cents each. Good service really. It's hop on hop off and we jumped off on the long esplanade at the beach. A lovely ...
We have drawn one conclusion, Ft. Lauderdale Airport is not on our list to use unless all other airports in Florida are closed due to heavy snow.
We spent almost 2 1/2 hours in the line for immigration while three officers sat, being very board, in ...
... dropping our bags off at our hotel, we grabbed a cab and headed downtown to catch the double-decker Big Bus Miami for a tour of the city and Miami Beach. We had both visited this area several times on business, but neither of us had a good overall sense of the different parts of the huge Miami-area metropolis. The three-hour tour took us through downtown Miami, Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Little Havana, Miricle ...
We need a drink. Florida is ******* hot like the equator of hell.
The closest place to our motel is... well... it's a British style "pub" called The King's Head. Even that's wrong. The King's Arms, yes. The Queen's Head, yes. The King's Head? That's not a thing. The place itself looked ghetto as ****, like an abandoned carpet shop with some peeling crumbling paint work and some knackered ass paintings on the wall of a King from deck of cards.
Other places to stay in Dania
1825 Griffin Road, Dania | 3 star hotelfrom $86
400 Gulf Stream Way, Dania | 3 star hotelfrom $117
151 Southwest 18th Court, Dania | 2 star hotelfrom $107
180 SW 18th Avenue, Dania | 3 star hotelfrom $95
1900 Stirling Rd, Dania | 2 star hotelfrom $77
1500 Southeast 5th Avenue, Dania | 2 star hotelfrom $77
- Great place!
- Excellent hotel.Very very accomodating.Staff is very very courteos
2081 Griffin Road , Dania | 2 star hotelfrom $95
2061 Griffin Road, Dania | 3 star hotelfrom $113
333 South Federal Highway, Dania | 1 star hotelfrom $64
1501 S.W. Second Ave., Dania | Hotelfrom $97
141 SW 19th Court, Dania | 3 star hotelfrom $92
90 SW 18th Avenue, Dania | 3 star hotelfrom $107
91 Southwest 18th Avenue , Dania | 3 star hotelfrom $106