Travel Blogs from Miami Beach
... Santiago. He explains that I have to get a taxi which has been arranged and just need to tell them my name. I find out later that he came yesterday to pick me up at the airport as arranged but since I missed my connection I wasn't there obviously. But the reason why he couldn't pick me up today was that in Ecuador certain number plates can only drive on certain days. This is to prevent traffic and if you are caught driving ...
... said it and you will hear why in a minute. At a cost of US $41 plus tip, I had high expecations. I ordered a Brazillian Mojito for my first one and was not disappointed. Now, 'giant' is an understatement. These drinks were huge and contained a truckload of booze.
The barman was a joker from Chile who knew a lot about rugby so I yarned to him quite a bit while working my way through the mojito.
After getting through the first one I had a serious ...
... during with body paint is considered a legal form of attire. We were inspired in Key West to put together our own Florida-style outfits, but these actually included clothes. Kate and I now have matching pick 80s style sweaters and Nick now sports a super turtle print visor. Ernest Hemmingway once lived in Key West and we also went on the hunt to see one of the descendants of his famous 6-toed cats.
On the way out of Key West, I was pulled over by ...
... it was an amusing flight at least.
I’m glad to be back in the UK for a brief 10 days, staying with my good friends Anna and Keith, who’ve just bought the cutest little house just outside Brighton. I’m going to do some DIY in lieu of rent while I’m here.
Thanks for coming on this little touring journey with me, I hope you’ve enjoyed reading as much as I’ve enjoyed sharing. I’ve no idea if ...
... last of what we were looking for, for the gorgeous grandsons!! (Not giving you any clues Josh!). There were a few other nice stores there which we checked out then we prevailed on someone in a shop to call us a cab – not many go out to this shopping area apparently. We came back to the hotel and re-organised the cases yet again – think we’ve got it right this time. We’d been given two vouchers from the hotel for a free cocktail so we thought ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility