|Holiday Vibe - oil on panel - 8 x 6"|
On the way are lovely beachside cottages (...er, yes a few mansions too!), windswept melaleuka trees that create natural sculpture among the architecture, and palms. The colour of the water changes depending on what the skies are doing. It was a steely green gray while we drove along.
Spanish conquistadors came to St. Augustine in the 1580's. It's old, and also charming, especially the teeny weeny old town streets with their tiny shop fronts and pubs. We enjoyed a cold draft in one of the outdoor pubs, and listened to some great live music. We also rode 'the red train' which whirled us around notable sites to the yarns of a delightful tour guide.