Orlando, Florida

During the first half of our East Coast road trip, we decided to stop in Orlando, Florida for two nights. We arrived in Orlando on November 1st, after spending the previous four nights in Charleston, South Carolina; and stayed through November 3rd, before driving to Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.

Brad blowing ring bubbles underwater at Wekiwa Natural Spring State Park in Florida

Wekiwa & Rainbow Springs

Rainbow Springs State Park in Florida
Brad and Leslie swimming at Wekiwa Springs State Park in Florida
A rainbow over the outdoor eating area of The Coop in Orlando
Brad’s meal at Tea House 650 in Crystal River Florida

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

As the final destination of our East Coast road trip, we choose to visit Brad’s Pop-Pop in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida for two weeks. We arrived in Ft. Lauderdale on November 3rd, after spending the previous two nights in Orlando, Florida; and stayed through November 17th (with a four-night trip to New Orleans, Louisiana), before driving to Savannah, Georgia.

The water at Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge in Palm Beach County Florida

The Everglades

Wakodahatchee Wetlands boardwalk in Delray Beach Florida
A close up of the Wakodahatchee Wetlands boardwalk in Delray Beach Florida
An orange iguana at the Wakodahatchee Wetlands in Delray Beach Florida
A Swap Shop truck in Ft. Lauderdale Florida
A cluttered shelf at the Swap Shop in Ft. Lauderdale Florida
Indoor seating area at the Swap Shop in Ft. Lauderdale Florida
A neon sign that says “So Cute” at the Swap Shop in Ft. Lauderdale Florida

Last Stop South Carolina

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