Riviera Beach Resort - Bass River
Travel Blogs from South Yarmouth
... huge waves. Chase, with his healing MCL sprain, hit the waves and was immediately turned over. He came up for a breath (see picture) and then was rocked again. he came out of the water limping as his knee was twisted in the water. Ala tried to ride a wave but was not successful. The waves were huge and violent. Theron finally go to the beach and we got caught up with her until about 4 pm. Then we all headed into town to ensure we got some shopping done before ...
The day started out with breakfast in the hotel Vanderbilt Grace. The house was originally built by Alfred Vanderbilt for his mistress. Then it was converted to a YMCA for years until it was converted to a Boutique hotel that we stayed at with 33 rooms. We had the same waitress, Laura, that we had yesterday. She is a student at U of Rhode Island. Another good meal, checked out and drove to the Providence Airport getting there by 10 am. ...
... the car watching the movies
ESME: The water at Lecount was like Antartica
MICAH: I saw a school of fish underneath the dock at Long Pond
CHARLIE: it was fun building sand castles
CARTER: The best part was building sand castles with Charlie and Max
POP POP: Micah swam to the dock un aided twice at Long Pond
HW: next year the kids will be able to go out to the dock without adults with then YEAH
Kids slept well- to 7am.
Weather seemed lousy so it was time to make gingerbread houses as teams. They came up w designs and then "fabricated " them- awards were made for various categories.
Also started the Kersteen Salt Works factory: start some sea water to evaporate making genuine Wellfleet Sea salt.
And the brave crew shoved off to ...
... distant relatives! When I asked had he ever been to Ireland and suggested he visit Kerry he immediately replied 'ah no; I gotta get to Cork!' I figured that the Quinns may have got his priority! The motel was on a small lake and there was a picnic area behind my room! Struck lucky; I think so! I had researched a nearby beach which was one of the (very few!) must-visit stops in Yarmouth. I had a nice time reading my 'Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee' on the beach but made sure to be back before ...