TownePlace Suites Miami Lakes
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... concerned about the portion size in restaurants. After receiving advice from Dennie in a neighbourhood place that 'Meals are big here' she decides on a starter as her main. I wish I had taken a picture of her face when her large platter of nacho's arrive. 'That's a starter?!' she musters as Dennie and I enjoy a chuckle and she ends up ordering a to go box for her appetiser. Leaving Boca Raton, we hire the cheapest rental car we can to begin our road trip ...
... reason has evolved from challenging myself physically to see if I can endure the walk, to something way more spiritual and philosophical. My reasons are still evolving and will continue to evolve. Only until the end of the camino in Santiago de Compostela will I finally know what really brought me there.
We arrived at the NCL cruise port around 2pm. As we were standing in line Ellie noticed a sign for Gold members so we got on the ship within 20 minutes. That is the perks of being Gold member.
We went to our room and it was big and the view of the port was beautiful. We decided to go get something to eat and we sat in the back of the ship on the deck and ...
... We sat on the terrace for hours, watching the tourists stroll by and judging the drivers of the expensive convertibles cruising down the boulevard. Later in the afternoon we walked around South Beach and did a bit of shopping at Urban Outfitters and the infamous Victoria’s Secret. We then ran into another group of BC exchange students who were also spending their springbreak in and around Miami. They had been there for three days already and had a nice reddish glow on ...
... Cafe del Mar perched on top which gave elevated views of sunset. We soon realised that we could get beers for a tenth of the price outside the cafe from the local vendors, with the exact same view. On one of the days, we booked a boat trip to Isla del Rosario and Playa Blanca beach. It turned out to be a bit of a party boat for the Colombians with rubbish competitions including two men dressed as women competing against each other in a clothes collecting contest. After Cartegena, we had a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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TravelPod Member ReviewsTownePlace Suites Miami Lakes
Whilst the room rate was good, the usual Marriott trimmings were not quite up to the usual standard and the bathroom was small.
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