SpringHill Suites Gainesville
Travel Blogs from Gainesville
We woke up, nice and warm in our TravelSak, love that the sheets stay in place. 39 degrees on our phone. Disappointed that the outside thermometer doesn't work. Trying to get out by 9., but didn't make it, it was more like 10. On our way, not taking the interstates, so we can swing by ...
... t see coming.” So, apparently he was safe from every gator that he saw - and I will admit, his eyes were much better at locating them than mine were. We enjoyed our 1.5 mile walk along the grassy trail surrounded by swampy grasslands on both sides, with birds swooping all around us and gators RIGHT on the edge of the trail. At the end of the trail was a platform with a great vantage point of the prairie. Because the sun was setting, ...
... leap an astounding 6 feet in the air.....can you imagine sitting in a canoe and having that happen?
There is also a 90 foot sinkhole pond in the park, where scuba divers come to dive. A cave located at 90 feet down is called catfish hotel due to the large schools of catfish that gather there. When we arrived, a scuba diver said he had just seen an alligator on his dive.
... passion for footballI here. In the evening i got a tour from Vijaj and he showed me the alligator lake that was in the middle of the campus area, and we actually saw an alligator. We also went into the stadium of the college florida university football team: the gators. It was huge and very impressive! Everybody was jogging and doing sorts of work outs. We went back home, and after cooking some chicken i went to ...
... my time with this great inspirationial kind man was over. The. Trip went pretty great untill i was near this little place called hawthorne. My navigation told me to take a left that i wished i would have never taken. It turned out to be a sand road that was so slippery that u almost crashed a couple oftimes. It turned out to be a nightmare, i had to walk a part because it was too sandy. The sun was burning, and i refused to turn back. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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