Riviera "Club Atlantic"
Travel Blogs from Hallandale
... sort of garments each other like to wear, and I'm not talking wife beaters and dungarees! Coincidentally one of the guys was wearing one of the said garments there and then, although this wasn't apparent to anyone else in the bar. The other guy seemed to approve of this very much. Let's just leave it at that, the rest will have to wait till I'm having coffee with G&A at No62!!! Had a nice evening with Dean, who is a friend of Glenn from Key West, ...
... I now know that I dont rate Canadian bacon. Both meals come with "home fries" which is really just a sautéed potato. Sounds like a lot, but really no different to a big cafe breaky at home. we pushed off and went for a long walk along the beach path. This was over the sandhills from the beach and between some of the most exclusive looking resorts/hotels in south beach like ritz-carlton and loews. This is serious money in this area, where other areas we ...
... Ellie saw a man selling pecan so she want over to see what else he had. I paid for the gas and did a pit stop to the ladies room. Ellie got to pecan butter tart.
We drove some more and we were tired so we found a hotel and something to eat. we drove to Marianna Florida at the Day's ...
... what the "hedgehog" was. Looked it up in the dictionary and sure enough one of the translations was "hedgehog". The other translation, the one that applied in this case, however, was sea urchin!
Speaking of foods, another new food was a delectable treat, a fruit named granadilla. You crack it open like an egg, and the juice and seeds inside are delicious. They cling together similar to the seeds in a tomato. On the American Airline flight back ...
... and, of course, a casino.
I made it back to the hotel at 10:15 with eight miles under my belt. I asked when the last free shuttle left the hotel for the Port and was told 1:00pm. My request for a late checkout was graciously granted and I returned to room 601 which is a suite of enormous size for a Courtyard--or any other Marriott for that matter. I don't need all this room but am happy to occupy it nonetheless.
As an interesting aside, I ...
Other places to stay in Hallandale
1000 South Federal Highway, Hallandale | 2 star hotelfrom $131
101 Ansin Blvd., Hallandale | 2 star hotelfrom $98
501 Diplomat Parkway, Hallandale | 5 star hotelfrom $305
- Absoutely Beautiful
- Romantic and Beautiful Hotel
- Very nice Westin...free shuttle to the Diplomat Beachfront Hotel
26 Diplomat Parkway, Hallandale | 1 star hotelfrom $69