River Crest Motel
Travel Blogs from East Palatka
... 1000 per night in today's dollars and you had to book for the entire 4 month season. You could only stay in the hotel if you received a personal invitation from Henry Flagler. Louis Comfort Tiffany was responsible for all the furniture and glass. Flagler College boasts the largest single collection of in building Tiffany furnishings in the world.
Tomorrow we start to make our way north towards home. Next stop, Atlanta.
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 ...
... bars couldnt get me through it. Finaly i entered the national forrest area and forgot i was even in florida. It was so quiet and peacefull, full of birds and other creatures just 1 road and forrest all around you. I was all alone out there, and noticed my smile returned back on my face , by cycling out here in this beatifull scenery. After 2 hours of cycling i met my host at the adress. He was a man around 60 years old, that was ...
Spent a week here so Edward could help do a little cabinet work on the tv cabinets. Got that done. THANKS AGAIN EDWARD>!!! Nice Shady lots, right on the river. The host taught me a couple more things about the motor home I didn't know. THANKS. May be returning when come back in ...
... 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 ...
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119 Highway 17 South, East Palatka | Motelfrom $68