Florida Suncoast Vacations
Travel Blogs from Port Charlotte
... pristine lakes, and nature preserves
Today I am here while Paul is playing Boca. We visited a few days ago and had a look around the pro shop. It certainly is "upscale."
Paul is back and played with people from Ottawa, Stratford and Connecticut, many of them "snow birds." They were telling him how Englewood is still a great place to buy (if anyone is looking.)
It prompted us to have a look at some real ...
... and his work with Edison. Very interesting museum.
Saturday 8 March was a free day. Some of us had a $5 breakfast in the RV club house. Then many of the group drove over to Sanibel Island to go shelling or just walk on the beach. It was a beautiful sunny day and not too hot. Ray and I stopped at the Lighthouse Beach and walked up to the Sanibel Lighthouse and did some shelling along the ...
... and the Intracoastal
The entrance sign says it is
certified as a "Blue Wave" beach by the Clean Beaches Council. Not sure exactly what this means but it was a different beach than many of the others in that it was more natural and certainly more rugged.
Heavy surf, lots of sandpipers and ring necked gulls. We plan to stop again and maybe try to find a shark tooth or two.
... group. Talley and the children also competed. Just a great healthy entertainment for the whole family.
Were sad to be leaving, but looking forward to reconnecting with our family and friends in NZ.
This travelblog will be drawn to a close with a famous quote by Mark Twain……
“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow mindedness”
And YES we will be off again next year on another adventure.18/11/2013
... them away”, came the reply, so we did!!
WE did realise that items on the roadside were generally free, but had not thought about bikes too.
Todd & Talley have friends from South Africa who live nearby. Each year they put on an outdoor cookout and invite ‘expat’ South Africans from near and far. Yesterday off we all went for the evening to experience another culture. Greg, the host, also owns a Butchers shop, roasted 2 whole lambs in the ...