Travel Blogs from Townsend
Disembarking from one of the best weeks of holidays I have ever had.
Wish could stay another week. Not much sleep last night. Off the ship and had hire car by 8.30
Bit of a jigsaw puzzle getting all our luggage in the boot. But we 2 clever girls. We did it.
So the plan was to drive to at least Daytona Beach and decide what to do from there. Got here for lunch. Drove along the beach whichever as pretty neat, then stopped into Daytona ...
... of the National Historic Landmark District, including many of the mansions their millionaire owners called “cottages”. On Thurs, 27 March we enjoyed the tram tour through the Historic District and going inside a couple of the cottages. Unfortunately we were unable to take any photos inside any of the homes. After our tour we were treated to a wonderful Brunch at the Jekyll Island Club Hotel.
... temps. Two days ago it was 80 degrees.
Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge is the largest National Wildlife Refuge in the eastern
United States and is over 402,000 acres.The Okefenokee Swamp is approximately 7000 years old and derives its name from Choctaw Indian words meaning "Land of the Trembling Earth." The swap water is very dark tea color due to tannic ...
Started my drive in North Carolina this morning. I was only 17 miles from the southern state border, so I was quickly in South Carolina. Headed south to Beaufort and a visit to MCRD Parris Island, SC. A lot of changes and a few familiar sites. I have some great memories of my times spent aboard MCRD. I went through boot camp ...
... giving information about the island. it has a turtle hospital/info center, and when we went there, they happened to be doing surgery on a rattle snake which we were able to watch! it was fascinating.
we both read the book, plum orchard, which is a story about a woman born as a slave and by the time she reached middle age, was a free woman, she was born on jekyll island but lived most of her life on cumberland island. cumberland island is now a ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility