Florida for Christmas 2005

We went to Florida over Christmas with Jim's dad - it was great to see the sun, wear shorts for a few days, hear the ocean, all that!

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Day One - First few pics - a walk on the beach, a sunset...

Day Two - Myakka River State Park, the local fishing pier

Day Three - Sanibel Island, the Ding Darling Nature Preserve

Day Four - Christmas! Some rough surf, some cool birds & turtles, another sunset

Day Five - A quiet day - long walk through the Stump Pass State Park, yet another sunset

Day Six - A visit to the Sarasota Jungle Gardens, then out to the end of Gasparilla Island for another sunset

All photos copyrighted by Alanna Clare, 2005