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Well, the day arrived and I was off with anticipation. I was going to do a VIP tour of NASA. My hosts and guides Gabe and David were amazing - especially Gabe The tour took 5 hours and I turned up at the Centre, was given my Pass and briefing. The two guys met me there, and we were off. Phase 1 - we looked at the Saturn rocket. This thing is huge and I stood in ore at it- I could not believe that the 3 parts of the rocket are incompatible with one another, and ...
Today I woke at 230 and could not get back to sleep. I fiddled around a bit on my computer and finally nodded off again. At 9 I decided to hit the town - well sort of. There are not too many shops here. Mostly Electronics and NASA, but I did manage to find a housing development that I waked around. That was kind of fun to look at the houses that they think are normal over here - they are massive. ...
... quick trip. As usual reminded of the pull of the coast while enjoying the sunset off the deck of Scott and JoAnn's. Picked up a gallon of fresh oysters for family back in Austin since this is one of the "best" places to get fresh oysters.
From there drove the Bolivar Peninsula to catch the ferry over to Galveston. Couldn't help but notice how close the highway is to the ...
... shopping and being beach bums while Jod and Sam went bottom fishing. They had great success!! Day 5 was Nassau where we spent the day at Atlantis water park. Pretty awesome place and will definately stay there sometime!!$$! Sorry Holly, we went straight from the ship to Atlantis and back so I didn't have a chance to shop there.... Days 6 and 7 were both sea days! Didn't see the kids at all! As a matter of fact, they were out with the other ...
... of appetizers, which were bacon wrapped shrimp and fried crab stuff shrimp - it was phenomenal! We were feeling very happy with ourselves on our way home, until we cycled past a bar that had a pool and DJ pumping music for happy hr, seems we'd been hanging out at the old man's pub! I wonder if this is telling us something about our character?? We did consider stopping but we still had 6 miles to ride and of course being old and sensible now - we decided to head home to ...
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