Travel Blogs from Lakeland
... reality...Heavy, heavy tropical rain falling straight down. Filling the strips drop inlets & gutters to overflowing with rushing water. Thousands of dumb-founded faces in clear, plastic, over-priced ponchos shuffling about, scurrying from covered awning or open door ways trying not to get pummeled for the torrential rain. Clogging up walkways, openings, archways & entrances to shows, restaurants, rides & gift shops. Shoulder to shoulder jam packed with strollers ...
... house in Seven Oaks. The week just simply flew by, between errands and visiting with friends. Just a delightful time all around under the beautiful Floridian sun!
Now, Paul and I are back on the road on our way to Ocean City, Maryland where we are scheduled to arrive on the 28th... We are very excited to yet again stay there for the next 3 months or so ...
After the late night last night i was sure i was going to sleep like a log but sadly no!!! I managed 3.5 hours (0300 - 06:30). I was up for hours before anyone else surfaced, Typhoon Lagoon and the late night certainly wore everyone out!!! By midday we were still at home and unsure what we fancied doing for the rest of the day.
In the end we decided to go to the second Florida Mall on International Drive for a few hours before going to watch La ...
... I so love just laying in a tube, closing my eyes and just drifting around in the sun :).
In the afternoon after lunch the clouds rolled in and the weather turned. It was not looking good. As the weather deteriorated it was announced over the parks tanoy system that all the water rides and pools would be closed until the storm passed. It then gradually got darker and darker. As people started to pack up and head for shelter ...
... the other hand was hanging!!
The household surfaced at differing times throughout the morning as we were in no rush to go out. Early afternoon Murl could be found dozing upstairs on her bed, Ericka was in the lounge working on her laptop, the kids were in and out of the pool and playing in doors upstairs. I fell asleep in the sun on a lounger under an umbrella. It was sweet and well needed lol :).
Early evening we set out to Downtown Disney for a meal and evening ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking