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Travel Blogs from Melbourne Beach
... the cruise ship terminals and have seen a number of cruise ships arrive and depart. The Disney ships are a personal favorite, although we've never been on one. Hopefully, we will do that with our grandsons one day!
We will be moving on down the Banana River tomorrow morning to Patrick Air Force Base where we'll dock for a couple of weeks. It's a great place to keep the boat while we visit some more places in central Florida. We ...
This year Bonnie & Jeff (Our Accountant) came for a few days (14>16MAR).
Then Sam turned-up to mix business (site visits) and pleasure. He spent a weeek with us and during that time we headed-down to PBG to catch-up with Steven (Marion & George's son) as we rarely get to see ...
... one (admittedly this was after a drink fuelled night, but still...). The turtles are highly protected in that area and have someone driving up and down the beach on a quad bike throughout the night to ensure no one is interfering with the them. We followed distinctive tracks that led from the water up to some undergrowth and came up close to a big ass turtle, and I mean big ass! We sat back on the sand to give the turtle some space to lay ...
... however that a few of the buildings are undergoing refit for the new projects of the future… The bus dropped us off at the Apollo/Saturn V exhibit… Its not everyone's cup of tea, but I enjoyed it, learnt a thing or two (but then again I like that sort of nerdy stuff anyway)… after I'd gone through that exhibit it was time to get back on the bus and head back to ...
... is huge, and we bussed to different museums and media presentations. We watched a presentation recreating the first lunar landing that was so inspiring and emotional, I was moved to tears. Seeing science and math being put into practice as its done everyday there was no less than awe-inspiring. That one day seemed like it was worth a whole year of science credits for my kids.
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