Playa De Oro
Travel Blogs from Miami Beach
... We were back.
I immediately went to the bridge to explain to the Captain but he was watching the quayside from the bridge wing and knew we were on board. But still it was politic to speak to him given the closeness of the time. He didn’t acknowledge it was his nod and a wink that had us running so close, and I wasn’t going to mention it!
We left the beaches of Miami in beautiful sunshine, an episode of some drama ...
... br> Well the Miami airport is huge not well signed and absolutely miles to the baggage claim area, you actually have to catch an airtrain to another terminal to collect your baggage and then it took an hour to find directions to the bus to leave the airport. Luckily the bus dropped us basically at the door to our hotel, lobby looks really good, rooms ****. Never mind very cheap and we intend to spend most of the time around the pool and at the beach which is about ...
... I leave a happy bunny and slightly in love with a cartoon horse called Maximus.
Wednesday sunny again but warm...hooray! I plan to spend the entire day on the beach if at all possible and start with a long walk up the beach, taking photos of the cool lifeguard huts. It's great - the sea is an amazing azure, the sand perfectly white and I'm happy watching the waves and marvelling at the pieces of coral that wash up...I guess these come from the Caribbean...how exciting! ...
... made me laugh running down the car park ducking behind cars shouting "One moment...AJ one moment please!" in a foreign accent. As the bus pulled of we could see Nick in the front moving his eyes from side to side in confusion. I can understand why they didn't come over. Tomorrows the big day, plenty of backstreet action yet to come. Not sure if i am going to be able to sleep now in excitement. Bring it ...
... on the coast. Two hours away, one of best
surf spots in Ecuador.
COAST OF ECUATOR, NORTH TO QUITO
I spent a few days in montanita just chillin out. Went down the road a
little from town and found a place with my own little private bungalow.
Run by a surfer dude from Venezuela that was super cool with a German
girlfriend. She was the most boring beautiful girl I've ever met. You
couldn't get her to smile for a bucket of ice cream. One of ...