Travel Blogs from Miami Beach
Mounting our 50cc chariot for a cruise back into South Beach promenade and lunch at a local cafe. By now, I should have seen it coming... Ordering a couple of "Half Pound" burgers, we were surprised to see the scrawniest burgers you could imagine presented in front of us... Fed up with the ****, I challenged the waiter to explain the "half pound" bit on the menu... Immediately descending into a "me no understand much Engrish" ...
... we decided to head to Bayside, a restaurant, bar and shopping area next to the stadium. We were busting to go to the bathroom so we went into the first place we saw which was Bubba Gumps, we had a few cocktails and watched the post game show on tv. After a few drinks and some poor service from the bar staff, we headed back to the bus stop. We waited a while for the bus but it was getting late and we were tired so we decided to catch a taxi back across the river to the ...
... is lined with cigar factories, Cuban restaurants and shops and everywhere the signs, the sounds and the language is Spanish and the culture Latin. By now Miami was putting on its usual late afternoon torrential downpour as we made our way by big red bus back to our starting point outside Loews Hotel in South Beach. So ended our big red bus tourist adventure. Hope you enjoy the pictures. Back at the Surfcomber life continued as normal and ...
... us to the lovely, security rampant, very industrial, chemically enhanced "Port of Miami" ..... we managed to get to Miami South Beach (SOBE) eventually
Well we made it, the trip has started!!! I have never ridden a bike of this size and although I did not let onto Glen I was a bit concerned that I may drop it as in my mind I figured that it was going to handle like a truck! How wrong I was, ...
... is still a mess, with refuse and damage everywhere. I think I commented to Vern "where do you even start"? Vern and Dale had been here before, so it was a little less of a shock for them. We made it up to our compound, which is a nice quiet refuge in the city. Had a great local guide that took us out ...
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