River Crest Motel
Travel Blogs from East Palatka
... again we are staying on a barrier island, so we have to drive over numerous bridges & causeways. I hadn't realised the east coast had so many barrier islands.
When we arrived at North Beach Resort it was sunny, hot & humid 28C BUT it didn't last long! The next day it was 14C & it rained & rained & rained all day & all night for 20 hours. I heard ...
... or balconies, turrets, and gingerbread trim work. The other lovely thing is that the town was established on a grid pattern and every block has a small park with the houses surrounding it. Sometimes there is a monument and other times just large trees and small benches to enjoy the shady quiet.
We walked uptown to see what could be seen and found Paula Deen's restaurant The Lady and Sons. It was busy and the menu outside ...
... to use the WiFi, but it was not working that well, then a group of us decided to sit around the big tree in the hotel parking lot having a few drinks and having a bit of a chat. Nothing much was done for a few hours, then it was time to get ready for dinner. Dinner was at a place across the road – pizza and pasta, nothing special.
After dinner a group of us decided to do a ghost walk, so we went into town – about ...
Mar 17-20 -- Gamble Rogers State Park at Flagler Beach. It's a small park of about 30 camping sites with elec/water, sitting right next to the ocean. It was beautiful!! The beach went on forever. I wandered up and down the beach every day. I also biked to the nearby town of Flagler Beach. It's a quaint, rather funky. small coastal town. It reminded me somewhat of Santa Cruz.
Reconnected with Connie E, a ...
Other places to stay in East Palatka
119 Highway 17 South, East Palatka | Motelfrom $78