Knights Inn Punta Gorda
Travel Blogs from Punta Gorda
... At $4.60 a dozen , I thought "that's me". Well those 12 oysters sloshed with lemon juice, disappeared in a wink, so I ordered another 12.... - 2 dozen raw oysters ALL to myself!!!!! what luxury.
Ken enjoyed Escargot (snails) . Our food just about on a par with the Rabbit Paella in Spain. Back to Venice for a live show at the Venice theatre.
Family day out ....Saturday and we had booked 'groupon tickets on line' (half price) for the Babcock wilderness ...
... quickly and before we knew it, it was 2 oclock and time to leave - out into the roasting temps (96 degrees outside).
Back to Venice , where we were staying the night at Barb & Kens Condo.
Compulsory walk after dinner on the Venice Pier at sunset - and again that threatening sky - “black as the ace of spades “ with thunder and lightning in the distance. Not enough to frighten the fish however, and there were plenty in the harbour boiling up the water ...
... something he ate, we skipped breakfast at the hotel. Packed up and checked out around 10:30 AM. Drove to the Punta Gorda History Park and Farmer's Market on Streve Street. Did some limited exploring . Took a few photos. Only saw one of the four or five restored homes preserved on the site, the Cigar Makers Cottage. On the road for home by 11:15 arriving by 2:30 despite stopping for gas, a snack and a construction delay on RT 75 near Land O ...
Port Charlotte FL
We are on the west coast of the tongue of Florida, that is the Gulf of Mexico side, and south of Tampa, the main city on this side, Miami being the main one on the Atlantic side. If you are looking at a map of the state, you will see south of Tampa, Sarasota (famous as base of Ringling Bros and Barnhams Circus of yesteryear) then Venice and next Englewood and inland a little, North Port. Pt Charlotte is just south of us, then Punta Gorda, then Fort Meyers. ...
... and his wife including getting sopping wet in a sudden downpour while on a trip in his runabout.
The weather got pretty warm by May dashing our thoughts of staying aboard in May and boating around the Gulf. So we put JB Frog on the hard and headed to our condo.
Now we're getting anxious to get on with our travels which are due to begin November 6 when we are scheduled to float. Keep you ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking