Ramada Lake Placid
Travel Blogs from Lake Placid
... and had to have a catchy "handle." Mine was "Sawdust." I could take a perfectly good piece of wood and turn it into sawdust, especially if a miter corner was involved. But after a few weeks and a truck load of lumber the cages were more or less complete. They worked!
Jean's brother Phil and family came to visit. They traveled a lot before, but life got in the way and they haven't been doing much lately. But when they pulled in ...
... wine the rest of the afternoon.
Spent another week cleaning house,
saying good bye to seasonal friends, visiting the keys for more local
Shrimp and Hogfish which is so yummy when blackened. Also attended
Elane's Celebration of Life which was held at the Fairchild Tropical
Before heading back to Canada, we
camped for two days at Highland Hammock State Park. With hardly
l was 16 and landed a job in St Kilda at Art Ludens, "My Bare Lady", a burlesque show, working with the likes of Chad Morgan, Syd Heyden and Eddie Mendoza, but it was the burlesque beauty, Alexander 48 who left me breathless!
l was clearing $65 a week plus lodging, for a six night per week stint of pulling curtains, setting props, catching knickers and strumming banjo.This was my first ...
The Aircraft l will be using is a Mooney M20E which l purchased in the States back in 2011
Mooney E's are vintage, mine came out of the factory in 1964.
It's powered by a fuel injected Lycoming 200hp motor which are just about the most common
aircraft engines ever made.
It has a few modifications, one an important one is Monroy long range tanks.
There's lots of modifications available for this model ...
... in the Town of Okeechobee.
As we were leaving the area we noticed a large group of large birds which we needed to investigate. We stopped to see an amazingly large group of birds - pelicans, wood storks, herons, vultures, all together in one location and appearing quite happy to be there. Wayne had to go closer to investigate all the birds much closer.
I stayed back in ...