Our resort, The Palms of Destin, was magnificent and complete with the biggest pool I had ever seen. It was called a “Lagoon Pool” which was composed of several pools that were all linked together. Plants growing around the edges gave the feeling of being in a real lagoon and bridges running overhead provided the perfect diving boards. My absolute favorite part of the vacation was climbing out of the pool, relaxing in a chair, and watching the fireworks over the city. The sight was beautiful. During the day, we played tennis and basketball in the open, fresh air. At night, we sat on our 3rd floor balcony and watched the lights and cars in the distance. The halls gave the feeling of living in a luxurious mansion built just for me. The room was more than good, it was great. There was enough room to fit eight of us very comfortably! Big flat screen televisions really made the video games we brought jump out and make us feel as if we were inside of them.
The beach was perfect. The shore was sparsely populated for the weekend we went, even though it was Independence Day weekend. My friends and I threw Frisbees and we threw sand. We watched and we walked. We tanned and we talked. Other vacationers were as nice and friendly as we were so we had no trouble feeling comfortable and fitting right in. We even met some people from our own city of
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