Quality Inn Daytona Speedway
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At 9:15 last evening, when the wheels of the MD-80 touched down on the runway at the Daytona Beach airport, our 80-day odyssey came to a screeching halt. We'd been awake since 5:00 AM, Paris time, to take a private shuttle to the Charles DeGaulle-Roissy airport for our return flight to Atlanta via Air France.
As most of you are aware, traveling by air has become an ordeal, with crowded airports, the agonizing security screenings, ...
On our journey north to Savannah, we decided to stay in Daytona for the night. This is a short stay. We are in a motel on the world famous Daytona beach which is great, for only $30 each for the night.
the first thing we did when we arrived was go for a long walk down the road to the local mall. We got subway for dinner, then walked back along the beach. We saw the Daytona speedway on the way in. It is one mammoth venue.
We then spent a good hour ...
... with Thunder and Lightning just about the same time. In the mean time our fire was dead dead and the chicken was half raw and getting washed. By now we where very hungry.There was only one thing to do strip,naked, wet clothing is not a good thing in a small van, so I dashed out got the cooker, chicken, plates and cutlery and Michelle cooked inside.It was pitch dark and thick with water out there, so I ...
... of an impression. I had to scurry from the exhibit as I needed to see one of the IMAX films at a particular time so I could see the second film before close. Between movies I looked at the display on the old days of the space program and did some souvenir shopping. The second film, on the Hubble, was mind blowing, all in 3d, it showed a solar system being born in the constellation of Orion, in his belt. Amazing stuff. Once that was finished, the park was well and truly ...
... even this early it was filling up fast and hard to find a parking spot. Di was happy as the crowds hadn't yet fully arrived and therefore didn't get in her way when shopping. After Di brought some new fancy jeans we took a ride over to Beach Street, man it was getting hot so had to find somewhere to get a cold beer while we watched the band, had a browse round the ...
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- Room service
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- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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