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Journey to St. Augustine – in search of a barrel!
Journey to St. Augustine – in search of a barrel!

Journey to St. Augustine – in search of a barrel!

We haven’t been to St. Augustine in years, so this past Saturday was as good a time as any I suppose. Ideally we would have made this a weekend overnight trip as it’s a couple hour’s drive from Orlando, but…

It’b beginning to look a lot like Christmas . . . .
It’b beginning to look a lot like Christmas . . . .

It’b beginning to look a lot like Christmas . . . .

Yes, I know it’s a bit early for Christmas decorating, (i.e. a week before Thanksgiving), although not judging by the shopping malls and stores all decked out.  As we are normally only home on weekends, we have to maximize our…

Back to work . . . first flight of 2016
Back to work . . . first flight of 2016

Back to work . . . first flight of 2016

As the expression goes, all good things come to an end, and going back to work after a wonderful Christmas and New Year’s break was one of them. Yes, it’s a New Year in 2016, and back to the daily…

Dinner at Del Frisco’s
Dinner at Del Frisco’s

Dinner at Del Frisco’s

After a wonderful three night New Year’s stay at the Hyatt Grand Cypress by Disneyworld, (shown above) we checked out and moved on to the Hyatt Regency Orlando for an overnight Saturday stay.  We have stayed here several times as well,…

Dinner aboard the Napa Wine Train
Dinner aboard the Napa Wine Train

Dinner aboard the Napa Wine Train

After visiting the downtown tasting room, we went back to our Loft Suite at the Andaz Napa.  While we didn’t have much time before heading to the wine train, I (Uno) couldn’t resist taking a relaxing soak in the oversized…

On to the Andaz Napa
On to the Andaz Napa

On to the Andaz Napa

After waking up Saturday morning in Phoenix due to our unscheduled stopover last night due to flight/weather issues in Orlando, we had a nice breakfast buffet at the Hilton Phoenix Airport, where we stayed overnight.   After breakfast we took…