Residence Inn Sarasota Bradenton
Travel Blogs from Sarasota
... got up to get a closer view when the horned looking chum peeled out of a crack and darted under the hood of the stove. Here came Jessica out of the bedroom unbelieving what I witnessed. The Gecko peaked out from under the range so Jessica could be proven by his beady eyes. Both of us were mainly finished packing but we would need to bypass the lizard to get to the bathroom to get the rest of our stuff. We walked past numerous lizards outside ...
... me were cars switching lanes on the freeway and various animals wrapped up in one of their nine lives. It hasn’t been the beach, the drive, donuts, or the night life of the Big Easy – rather it’s been the freedom that I have found to be the most relaxing.
The canine’s car and I passed in front of a newer remodeled house around the same time. Standing attentive in the doorway was a small curly haired white ...
... Amy, Ben, Margie and Tom, Cari, Rick and Karen, all gathered at the house for a reunion in a belated celebration of Father's Day. Rick and Karen had been in Europe during the same period as us, but on a cruise of the Mediterranean. It was fun to compare notes. We were even lucky to have a visit from Barb's cousin, and his wife, who we hadn't seen in years.
... morning we all rose early and left Cape Coral in separate cars and headed to Sarasota, Florida. Spent our last day with Don & Jean, touring The Ringling Brothers Circus Museum. If you have not seen it is a super place to go.
The Ringling museum is a remarkable legacy of circus owner John Ringling (1866-1936) and his wife, Mable (1875-1929). In 1911, they bought property in Sarasota, Florida and in 1927, ...
... Stan’s usually pops off on Sundays and is so popular that once the parking lot fills up, local neighbors can get $10 a spot. Stan’s also holds the yearly Mullet Festival, a three day festival that draws over 5,000 people who come to gobble down fried & smoked mullet and crown the Buzzard Lope Queen. We shared a cheeseburger (I am a bit fished out, so yes we ordered beef at a fish place) and some clam chowder. Kaitlyn finally got her Pina Colada and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center