Whitmers Country Cottages
Travel Blogs from Zephyrhills
... short run to Tampa with 3 impressive thunder storms along the way and watching fireworks on the drive across Tampa Bay and from our hotel.
Ricky, our little dog, who is now an official "Emotional Support Animal" had a rough time. As we arrived at the hotel the fireworks got the best of him and he needed emotional support making to the room. Not an impressive debut as an official aide animal.
Today is the day! I leave for China tonight. I am so excited to start this amazing journey again! The teaching opportunities that I have been given are life changing! Up next: Orlando!
Peace, Love, and Dumplings,
... Florida stopping briefly in Ozark, AL, Goodlettsville, TN, Wilmington, OH and then finally arriving 3 days later to Geneva-On-The-Lake, OH to check up on our lake cottage's recent improvements.
Next stop was west to Sandusky, OH, to set up camp and prepare for grandsons, Austin & Cory to arrive for a 10 day vacation with ...
... br> at Teena's Aunt Joan.
Week's end finds us at Hillsborough SP,
outside of Tampa to visit a good friend. We should be under good
weather for another ten days and this will be good with me. We won't
be visiting Hamock Highland SP or The Ding Darling NWF this winter
and am a little sorry for that but...next time!
While in Florida ...
... on whatever wildlife is in the area. There is a small
area of manicured gardens but most of them are examples of local plants
in a natural setting. I was at the gardens approximately 11-3, and stopped by my parents
graves on the way back to Tampa. There will be some final reshuffling of my luggage this evening before heading for the pier in the morning.