This weekend I was lucky enough to experience my first taste of Summer at the Surfer Paradise Marriott. A “staycation” was long overdue!

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This was the view from our balcony, overlooking the beautiful resort and marina.

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This saltwater pool was filled with tropical fish and just look at that waterfall!

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Early morning swimming quickly replaced my usual caffeine hit, crystal clear water in the shallows.

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… I think they’re mocking me

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Exploring the depths of the saltwater pool, it’s like a whole new world

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Sunset drinks at Chapter & Verse Bar and Lounge, kicking back and relaxing after a fun filled day