I decided to stay put here in New Smyrna. It’s a nice little park, very quiet, and has great wi-fi. That decision made life very simple today. One of my favorite days I’ve had so far.
The ideal weather continues to hold. It was 75 and sunny. Just perfect.
I spent most of the day doing this
We’ll get back to that in a second. First, I want to show off my 2 latest additions that make the GDB an even more comfortable home.
|A much-needed step at the entrance. Especially in this sandy soil.|
|Why doesn't everyone have these coiled water hoses?|
OK, back to
|Not to the right|
|Or to the left|
|Or straight ahead|
I sat for several hours and watched the waves and the shorebirds.
|Vulture Number 17|
|Sir Yes Sir!|
|It's unsettling when the vultures look right at you|
There were very few people here even though the weather was perfect and it's a holiday weekend. I'm told it is rarely crowded at CNS unlike some other beaches.
What a satisfying day! I ran some errands and still got back to camp early enough to get a long hot shower, sweep out the GDB, and eat 3 bowls of lobster bisque.
Tomorrow I’ll head up the coast toward
. St. Augustine
A word of thanks to all our veterans who make it possible for us travelers to do what we do – explore this great land in freedom.
Goodnight from Site #21.