Howard Johnson Inn - Panama City (US98)
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... of slash pine plantation punctuated by a trailer here and there. We wanted to check out Dead Lake which was touted as a great boating place - and I am sure it would be fascinating if you didn't get so lost among the dead cypress that you never came out again. Some other time when we don't have any return dates ...
... the book and wanted to reread it to see if we really would want to do this same trip ourselves one day. It seems like it would be much like RV'ing except on water. The author and her husband give up jobs and busy lifestyles, buy a boat and travel from Toronto Canada all the way to Grenada and then back in two years.
We stop for lunch at a local barbecue chain called Sonny's because Ted "needed" ribs. We ...
... who had known or worked with Mike throughout
As if on
queue the heavens opened up. We had
driven into Panama City prior to attending the Memorial. The drive from Panama City to the town of
Wewahitchka was to say the least horrendous.
I was in the middle of a huge tropical storm. The volume of water falling from the sky
was unbelievable. It was only 1.30 in
the afternoon, yet ...
... thunderstorms and lightning. This morning, in between thunderstorms, we went out for a 3 mile walk through the slash pine forest, white sand dunes and along the beach. See photos. We returned just in time before another thunderstorm which featured close lightning, momentary loss of power (thank you surge protector) and torrential downpour. Now a little reprieve before next volley.
Monday, we begin our return west for ...
... off to dinner. It was about a 10 minute trip to dinner, we went to the hofbrauhouse. It was an included dinner, i had a schnitzel and a 1 liter beer. The food was good and a few games were played.
After dinner we went back to the coach and back to the hotel. I walked around the hotel for a bit, found the pool and spa, talked with those who were still around, then went to bed fairly early.
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