Amber Tides Motel
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... names on the bowl grid for prizes, and Marla's name was called for the final game prize! She won a very cool beach chair and a $25 dinner certificate. Luckily, we stayed in Navarre one more day so we used our gift certificate for lunch the next day.
It's time to start driving west, so we made our way to Baton Rouge, LA, where we spent a couple nights. Another rainy day meant we went to the Mall of Louisiana where Marla shopped ...
... have liked to see them without the aid of my zoom lens. After looking through the various rooms of exhibits at the aquarium, we caught the complimentary shuttle boat over to their second location. We had a great cruise over to the buildings where they have movie sets, props, etc on display from the two movies. It was neat to see. But it is another 'one and done' for us. By this time it was lunch and we decided to find a Cracker Barrel restaurant, ...
... of glass. The pictures don't quite do it justice. Thursday was a quiet, cold, cloudy day that ended with a great supper at Crabby Bills. We had lovely oysters and a great sea food bucket! Today, Friday, the sun came out and it got warm. We tried flying kites but the wind was too shallow. Hoping for better luck on the Keys. Next stop - the ...
Who's ever heard of Busch Gardens? It's an hour away from Orlando, near Tampa in fact, and doesn't have the brand or prestige of Disney or Universal but it has two of the best roller coasters we came across. It presents itself as a combination of theme park and zoo, with a large area given over to African 'savannah'. It was neat to see giraffes galloping along with plenty of space; we weren't ...
... worth the sacrifice back in our younger days. Alas, I am editorializing a bit...
Tomorrow we head for Sanibel Island in the Gulf. A friend of our daughter, Lisa, has visited there and said that it's a "must see." Lots of bird watching is available, so we're excited. We lucked out and got two nights there, after making a few follow-up calls to work it out. The drive is longer than our last "ride from hell", but we'll get through it.