Travel Blogs from Fort Lauderdale
DAY 1 …… Saturday, January 4th ………… Fort Lauderdale, FL
The start of the journey on yet another unusually ‘ugly’ day in Florida …. overcast and rain.
Couldn’t even take the walk to the ship from the car rental drop-off.
Then it was onto our home away ...
... Elite. Each level provides you with different benefits. Being Platinum members, we were entitled to expedited check-in and to waiting in the Platinum/Elite level lounge, complete with coffee and food until boarding time. Passengers of lower levels of loyalty accompanying us can come with us as well. This was going to be our chance to impress our Australian friends. We pulled up at the terminal and noticed no line-up for check-in. ...
... house for 9 guests. Cost him $3000 apparently. I helped the chef and served the guests. We were done by 23:30. Long day but a great experience! And to add to the good day, I found out that I GOT THE JOB! So excited. Saturday Captain John fetched me and I started to work on my boat, a brand new M/Y Island Cowboy 65' Hatteras. I love working on the boat. I started detailing all the cabins. There is a master, VIP, twin and double cabin all with en suite heads (bathrooms). ...
... I think it only uses gasoline when I turn on the car or accelerate/break hard otherwise it uses electricity. I wonder how much milage it gets? Could be my future car. Driving in Miami is crazy. People drive more aggressively than LA and most people don't indicate when changing lanes.
Tonight we had a quick dinner at a nearby Italian restaurant "Fratelli Milano" because the last NBA games of the season are on TV. ...
... one time before landing, and then sit on the ramp for about 10 minutes before pulling up to our gate. After bag pickup, we preceded to the hotel shuttle to be picked up. When we walked out of the door, the humidity smacked us in the face…I’m so glad I didn’t get my “hair did” before we left. We were told to phone the hotel for pickup. We discovered that some passengers just lined up expecting to get on just because they ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking