Palm Island Resort
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... nesting, I was in utter amazement. The first one we saw was on shore and had already dug her nest. As we were admiring her in the light of a nearly full moon, I gazed up the shore and saw a lump along the shallow surf line...perhaps a pile of seaweed, but then it moved…. not quickly, but deliberately. Maxwell and I hustled up the beach to get a closer look and confirm our find. There she was, a beautiful ...
... 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 ...
... also stopped at the alligator&bird reserve on the way. No alligators but there were a bunch of birds! The bike could have been planned a bit better as we ended up adding on some extra kilometres from back tracking. Everyone had extremely sore butts! The pain lasted for days! Which means that we didn't really use the bikes as much since we were so sore however I did bike down to Bowmen Beach twice. Once on my own ...
... 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) ...
... studios for 3 days. Come back for a day and get washing done and pack for a weeks cruising the Caribbean.
Planned then = a fast boat ride to the keys at the bottom of Florida - a jet boat ride on the everglades, wash the clothes again - a cruise in John's boat around the canals - join in Thanksgiving day with them and then we are off to New Orleans.
That is it for now. See you next time.