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... heavy torrential rain, lightning and thunder in Pensacola. Generally it has been short sleeve weather but not beach weather. Some technical notes. This trip I did not bring a laptop or a netbook. The pictures were all shot on my iPhone and transferred to my iPad Mini. TravelPod has an iPad app so everything was then done on the iPad Mini. In addition, I have DropBox on my phone and was able to use WiFi to save all my pictures in the cloud. 500 pictures took about 20%25 of my ...
... if you drive along this street, you can still see the beads hanging from the trees. Incidentally, Sandra Bullock lives just off St Charles Street. I really am starting to feel like a Chappies wrapper: " Did you know...?" Right, enough lessons learnt... Once the tour was over and I had my bearings, I honored those in the know, and went to Cafe DuMond for my Cafe Au Lait and Beignets. For just a little more than $5 it was a real treat. I seriously could've ...
... and all of my friends from the night before were also going on it. Furthermore they were all feeling completely fine, even though we had all roughly been drinking the same amount. First clue. Anyway I managed not to throw up for the entire swamp tour until we got back to the hostel and then I ran to the toilet. The swamp itself was pretty cool. We saw some alligators but since it was cool and the sun was setting we didn't see as many as we would have in the morning. There ...
... trouble understanding him at times. I chose to take my photos without a flash as I didn’t want to ruin the night feel. This made my shutter speed slow with the setting I used. So everything moving ended up looking like an apparition. Especially our tour guide, who didn’t sit still for very long!
Creepy! A lot of horrific stories behind this ...
... Yum! Yum! Frank had Limone, and I had vanilla and dark chocolate. One of the photos below shows Frank's pucker from lemon gelato!
A walk down Bourbon Street brought back lots of memories of our trip to New Orleans in 1961, with Frank as one of the chaperons for my Swannanoa Tribe trip. I wrote about that trip in Married to My Hero, the book that I wrote for Frank as a gift on our 50th Anniversary. Isn't that funny . . . that my boyfriend was ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service