Strutty has booked a flight to Las Vegas, he is leaving tomorrow. The day after we went to the Everglades we headed to Key West and the weather was lovely, wouldn't believe it was hit by the tropical storm a week before. We have been lucky in avoiding the storm. Had a wonder around Key West on my own, unfortunatly Hemmingways House was shut for the day. We went for a big piss up in Key West and had a good night. Went to one bar where a guy was playing an acoustic...
West to East
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Plan has changed a bit. No longer driving across. We have hired a car for ten days starting from tomorrow and we plan to explore the rest of Florida in this time. Will be going to the Everglades in the next couple of days. We have to get a hostel booked somewhere for tomorrow, probably Fort Luaderdale but possibly in Tampa or Orlando. Not sure if we will go to Key West, would like to but it is expensive to stay. After the ten days are up we will be using greyhoun...
Eddie has fleas. Mum and Dad if you want to see photos check out Strutts travel blog which is the same address as mine but ends usa08 instead of west2east.
Decent weather today. Burnt my pasty back so trying to be careful. Miami is pretty much what I expected. Nothing much to do. The hostel is much better in terms of party atmosphere but the staff seem as thick as s***. Problem with our room as they have overbooked it twice because the main is sleeping in the same room as us and isn't registered on the computer system. She has been moved to a different room though so we won't have to put up with her shagging her boy...
Arrived in Miami yesterday. Weather isn't great, it is warm but their are short thunderstorms and showers. Hostel is very lively but disorganised, people all seem friendly though. I got drunk and went swimming in the sea at two o'clock in the morning. Sunbathing today when the sun came out. Off out to eat soon, see where the night takes us.