- Holidays 2015
- Part 1 - Florida Trip
This year we did another "sea and
ski" Christmas vacation by first spending a week in Florida,
then coming home
for Christmas and spending another five days in Steamboat.
These are images from the Florida portion
of our vacation:
Spending time with Grandma Gil in Maderia
A brief visit to Tarpon
Springs, Florida - a short 30 minutes
north of Clearwater and known as the sponge capital of the world,
famous for sponge diving and the highest percentage of Greek
Americans than any other community in the United States.
Visiting the Homasassa
Springs Wildlife State Park another
45 minutes north on US19 and home to the iconic Florida Manatee
and other native species.
- Lu is a 50
year old Hippo who starred in TV shows
back in the 1960s.
Spending time on Clearwater Beach and
celebrating an early Christmas dinner with the Kellys.
- A visit in loving memory of Grandpa
A Christmas gathering for the Gil clan
at Alan's at Aaron's (and Kim's) house: