Travel Blogs from Miami Beach
Having hidden from the sun for most of yesterday it was time to get back into the sea. This time we went down to the beach near Pier Park. That first day was definitely the winner for water clarity and massive schools of fish, but today the water was still superbly warm and we spied a lot more crabs and larger fish nipping at our feet (eeek!) We wore our long sleeve ...
Had a lay in this morning, which was a lot less satisfying than it sounds. Resting in our Tent\Humid Sweat box really does nothing for my motivation levels. So I'm officially 34 and boy did i feel every year of the 34 today. Everything hurts all the way from my sore head to my sun burnt arms down to my insect bite riddled legs.
We emerged from our tent at 10 to find the Sachs washed, fed and rearing to go. Today they had plans to take us to ...
... The water was amazing. Crystal clear, about 80+ degrees and bright white sand. Us whiteys slathered up with our SPF 80 and jumped on in. Thankfully we had dragged our scuba masks and snorkels across the country because within a matter of minutes we had fish darting at our feet (possibly trying to eat our legs). More than a few times we were immersed in schools of hundreds and hundreds of small silver fish. We also spotted a few crabs and I saw a small manta ray. Chris wore ...
... steps from our site. Here we met a fabulous Daiquiri Shack worker named Rob, who although he turned out to be quite a bit racist he did make quite delicious Daiquiris.
Tomorrow is my birthday so I'm excited to find out what surprises Les has in store for me. It's sure to be a good one since i did quit my job and take her around America.
Point of note today we broke through the 7000 miles driven barrier.
Boys are still in Tallahassee, so I got to spend time w my sisters, taking them to see the houses I saw & they loved my favorite one! We laugh so hard when we're together! Lunch at Finn's & I am learning my way around pcb! Picked up the boys & got ready to leave for northern Alabama. Went over to visit w one of my favorite people, Shea's mom, Wendy. I just love her! Took the kids to Funtown where we played lots of games (skeeball!) & won lots of ...
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility