Knights Inn Ocala
Travel Blogs from Ocala
Headed inland to these crystal clear springs. Upon entry queried the existence of 'gators and snakes. "Yes there is a 'gator in there but it is only 6 ft and normally keeps away from swimmers..." "Normally?" "The water is very clear.... You will see him coming sir" "i hope so mam" Sure enough a few hours in someone yells " them theres a 'gator in there ya'll". But rather than getting out these guys start swimming towards ...
... suddenly not only is it ok and perfectly manageable, it's heaven. Suddenly everything is alright with the world. It's amazing. When just a moment before everything was sweaty and sticky, now it's all fresh, cool and alive. It's absolutely fantastic!
I particularly did not bring the camera because all I wanted to do was jump into the water and not to have to think about anything ...
Everything about Ocklawaha is about moving slowly in the heat of August, but The Nest takes it all to a new level. What a gorgeous place! Vigi and I just had the best time and my only regret was that we could not stay longer because the long weekend meant that all the rooms were taken.
On Friday night, an honest to God storm began, and we ran ...
When I walked in Vigi was waiting with a container of Cuban coffee ready to go. I started crying which I hadn't realized was going to happen until a couple of minutes before going in. Before that the hours and hours of driving and the surprise of being in such a new landscape was overwhelming.
We talked for hours and then took off to explore. The trees covered with Spanish Moss were gorgeous and the best ...
... campground is clean and friendly.
We also took some time to have our Bounder checked at Piney Woods Automotive. Ted and his crew are very honest and dont overlook anything. Then a much needed front end alignment at Reany's Truck Repair.
Leaving 4/2/13 for New England,
TripAdvisor Reviews Knights Inn Ocala
Other places to stay in Ocala
3924 West Silver Springs Boulevard, Ocala | 1 star motelfrom $50
1212 South Pine Avenue, Ocala | 2 star motelfrom $86
1626 South Pine Avenue, Ocala | 2 star motelfrom $45