One Bal Harbour Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Bal Harbour
... days exploring Miami, Miami Beach, and Fort Lauderdale. The South and Central American, as well as Caribbean food here is delicious, as there is a high Latino population due to the proximity of Miami to those countries. It was also very hot and humid – similar weather to South East Asia. I visited a farmer's market and was surprised to see Dragonfruit, Starfruit and Rambutans for sale – fruits common to Malaysia ...
... to the laundry was overdue.
At Bogota airport we were due to meet the owner of our hostel for a pick up and after a bit of a misunderstanding, he eventually appeared. It was a good job that he did as we would never have found the hostel which turned out to be an apartment he owned. The size of the bunch of keys he handed to us told us how seriously he took security. We were staying in Zona Rosa, a suburb in the north of the City, with numerous bars and restaurants on ...
... all of our equipment, as included in our price of the class but it turns out we had to buy our mask, fins and snorkel. Expect to spend at least another $125 per person on those items. Our Buoyancy Control Devices, also known as BCD's, wet suits, regulators and weights were included in the price of the class at this dive shop. Check with each dive shop to see what equipment they include in their classes, as this seems to be an ...
... grown-up after hours places as I was a solo adult with a kid, but I don’t think I missed anything. The weather was great and seas were smooth. The only issue I had with anything was the food in the main dining room, but again, no one is going to starve on a cruise ship. It was like being in a banquet every night with banquet food. Not bad, just not great. I do like to have “great” food on a cruise, and the only memorable things I had on that ship were ...
Port Lauderdale / Miami and seems to be the port for a lot of American West Indies cruises but was the biggest disappointment to me.
Here we visited the everglades and spotted a lot of visiting cruise liners. Apparently the population has a strong Cuban background and not particularly appealing to me culturally. The guide's description of the cultural districts perhaps went over my head I'm afraid We were booked in ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service