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I'm afraid that nothing bloggable has happened in the last week.
We've been sitting on a very robust mooring buoy in sunny Sarasota Florida. We don't even have to worry about dragging our anchor. And we've been shopping like mad - true to the Jackson family motto "Spend Spend Spend!" It looks like they've been doing a bit of the same in New York - as they should! We've ordered an anchor, and a ...
... br> Now it's Wednesday. Tuesday morning we left Fort Myers and started making our way up the Intra-Coastal Waterway to Tampa. Last night we anchored, had Tacos and watched an excellent Documentary on James Baker, followed by a biography of Judy Garland. We'd declined an invitation to a Barbecue from a passing Kayaker - although it was very tempting. I must be getting old.
The sun is shining - but it's ...
... so stressful what with all these decisions. And I haven't even mentioned our iPod or theirs. Jazz or classic rock? Lexus or Forester? Bikes or walk? Sitcom or drama?
Fortunately, because we have spent so much time together these past few years, we have arrived at easy answers to the many decisions foisted upon us and enjoyed a marvellous and decadent week together. Whether it was a 12,000 step lap of the North end of the ...
... and pepper shaker but way more fun. After getting our thrills at the carnival we hung out about town exploring. At around sunset we made it back to the hostel and starting drinking rum and cokes at the bar. While drinking we met three guys that were hanging out at the bar. We met Daniel from South Florida, Marty from New York and Brett from Australia and now living in Norway. We had a few drinks with them and Daniel gave us an inside tip on some fun things to buy at a ...
... to the beach, walked along the Art Deco buildings of Ocean Drive, and generally baked in the sun. Miami is a stunning place, and it's definitely somewhere we'll return to in the future given the chance. We left Miami late morning and headed down route 1 to the keys. It sounds pretty matter of fact when typed down but driving through the Keys was pretty special, it's what I'd imagine driving through a Sandals resort advert would be like. It's 120 miles ...