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Today is Saturday, October 3rd, so it must be day 13 of my NP tour. Today we spend an hour or so waking through the lost luggage store in Scottsboro, Alabama where Barbara bought a new John Lescroart book for $3, and we got the road for Florida. The goal today was to get deep into Florida so we can make the Everglades and Key West tomorrow. After about 700 miles of driving, we ended the day about 100 miles North of the Everglades in ...
The day started out slow and easy. After the long drive, we decided to sleep in. So breakfast was late and prolonged. The sky had plenty of clouds, so what do you do if you can't catch some Florida sun? Right! You go shopping. We headed for the Miromar Outlets. I had set up a plan to start at one point and work our way back the car. It was a goof plan and we managed to get some fall clothes for the new working season. After the rain stopped we played a round of ...
... have some success, otherwise why do they do it?
As we did our four long night time trips we would see people walking or cycling along the side of the road with no sign of towns or property for miles around. Where were they going?
Seemingly, there are no rules of the road in Costa Rica. Overtaking on either side, pulling out from side streets without stopping, not indicating, cyclists and moped riders weaving in and out of traffic where there is no ...
... playground !
Now that we have seen all the beaches on Manasota Key, thanks to Linda, we had the chance to explore Palm Island a bit.
A six minute car ferry across the Intracoastal Waterway separates Palm Island from Florida’s mainland. This distance can be measured by yards, but it feels as if you travel a greater distance towards a relaxed state of mind! The beach (at 11 a.m. on a beautiful day) ...
... so another day full of busy, busy. Jan had a coupon so we were able to play 18 holes for the 4 of us with 2 carts for $40. Now, I had not lifted a club for years, so after 15 holes - I had done enough golf for 2 rounds, so chose to sit out the last 3 holes , driving the cart and dripping , looking like a regular beet.
Manasota Beach is another favourite of ours , a 20 minute drive from here ,so today headed away with cooler packed, umbrella and beach chairs. ...