Econo Lodge Perry
Travel Blogs from Perry
By Rob & Hils
We spent another night and paddled an uninspiring lake in a Floridian state park, then set off this morning heading east looking for something cool to do. The tourist brochures are full of lovely looking springs but due to flooding last week and more storms due they are all closed to swimming and real murky. We found a few hideous tourist beach towns, one of which was the film site of ...
... the faded before flaring brightly and then disappearing from vision over the course of about two seconds. we both were amazed and could hard;y believe what we had seen. Words to the effect of F*** me !! did you see that??!!
sadly, the sighting was so brief we had no chance to get the camera out and record our celestial encounter for posterity.
... night as we knew we had to get up early so we are both really tired and hot when we get to our planned destination at Manatee Springs State Park 3.5 hours away!
Sadly they are full for the weekend but we decide to stay for a few hours and swim in the springs. It is a beautiful spot with crystal clear cool spring water so we snorkel for a while and come out totally refreshed. We head north west again and end up stopping at Rocky's ...
Rain rain go away! Hoping it lets up some before I head out around 1400. 1200 update: dropped Marley off at his vacation spot. I think he'll have a ball playing with all the dogs and having company 24/7. Car and trailer is loaded, almost done cleaning the house, then we will be on our way in about 1-1/2 hrs. Cooling off for a few minutes, then it's on the road we go. Stopped for the night in Madison, FL. Great day of ...
... combo platter, each platter had 3 good sized, delicious items on it, and they were only $7.50 apiece! What a treat!
The temps have been dropping steadily since yesterday morning, and it never got above 48 degrees today, and it's going down to 34 tonight....brrrr! Hope it warms up before we get to our site near the beach in Destin on Monday!
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed