In Florida, there’s some bodies of water where swimming isn’t recommended.
After hopping around Asia and Europe, I didn’t have much time at home before my day job took me down to Florida. The client has a large campus in the Tampa area. On the walk back from lunch, we stopped by the pond for a moment.
The sign was intriguing. We didn’t actually see any alligators. We weren’t even sure that we saw any bubbles coming up to the surface.
A fringe benefit of Florida travel can be a nice hotel outdoor pool. There are fewer risks than swimming in the ocean, or no risks of encountering reptiles. I made it a point to take laps in the late afternoon. Continue reading “2008/03/18 Water risks and perks in Tampa“