Travel Blogs from Nokomis
... and sipped Margaritas in the sun, followed by a lunch on the deck at the Waterfront, then a tour of St. Armand's circle to see the $20,000 coffee table.
To come full circle, we four met up with Rick and Ardeth at the other Island Tiki bar and found them in full conversation with Scottish Billy, see earlier blog, who they had never met before but had done the whole 6 degrees of separation as neither party knew ...
... pristine lakes, and nature preserves
Today I am here while Paul is playing Boca. We visited a few days ago and had a look around the pro shop. It certainly is "upscale."
Paul is back and played with people from Ottawa, Stratford and Connecticut, many of them "snow birds." They were telling him how Englewood is still a great place to buy (if anyone is looking.)
It prompted us to have a look at some real ...
... and the Intracoastal
The entrance sign says it is
certified as a "Blue Wave" beach by the Clean Beaches Council. Not sure exactly what this means but it was a different beach than many of the others in that it was more natural and certainly more rugged.
Heavy surf, lots of sandpipers and ring necked gulls. We plan to stop again and maybe try to find a shark tooth or two.
Well holiday is running down so we are jamming in as much as we can. We extended our car rental for two more days so that we can have more beach time. We may live near the ocean but it's not like the Florida beaches. We have seen dolphins and sting rays, one was actually leaping a few feet out of the water catching a new wave. They finally fixed ...
... then we did not see him again till he entered the stadium, and finished in 3rd place with a good time of 19 minutes, so an extremely fast race.
Home for breakfast to get ready for our pickup ; Ken and Barb with the ’truck’ -to take our 4 bikes on the tray. We headed for the ferry and rendezvoused with Chuck & Jan…our day plan to ferry across to Palm Island ,and bike the Island….quite busy with visitors as today was their Annual Art ...