Travel Blogs from Miami
... Miami. Whilst Tobago has many cultural means of welcome, such as traditional songs, offerings of rum or erotic dancing, the standard welcome to foreigners in the United States is slightly different. Here the people of planet earth are treated as if they bathe daily in anthrax and brush their teeth with heroin. There also exists a complementary (and compulsory) cavity search provided for all brown people. I offered my skills as a ...
With the tropical depression hovering over South Florida, I expected a rainy departure but I never expected what soon became the "never ending series of delays." With a 6:20 pm flight, I arrived at the gate exactly an hour and a half before, leaving time to buy a snack (or two) and to charge my phone a little. As boarding time came near, I was placed in the PA (Priority Access) line because of our fancy Marciniak AAdvantage ...
... through the detector. I went through with no problem and stationed myself near the conveyor discharge from the X-ray machine. My first indication there was a bit of a hiccup was when the man sitting at the monitor took the bin containing my tennis shoes and sat them aside. Then I realized what was causing the problem. It was Leslie's cane. It had somehow gotten stuck inside the machine. That made all of the ...
... a lot to think about.
Pat Farrell talked a lot about his experience with Cuban authorities as a photographer—they were very specific about where he could take pictures and what those pictures could be of, subject-wise—especially during the papal visit he covered. He added that during the times he was able to just explore the cities he was staying in, he was able to find some really cool, out-of-the-way kind ...
2012 ends with the whole family getting together once again. What better way is there to end the year? Moira, Abito, Michelle and Kevin joined us in South Florida once again to celebrate Christmas and New Years.
Vera and I had a full-full house, but I must say that it was very enjoyable.
Once again we had way too many gifts ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet