We drove down the Emerald Coast to Destin, Florida. Destin is named after Leonard Destin, born in 1813, a New London, Connecticut fishing captain who settled in the area around 1850. He comes from a family of whalers and fisherman
The city is located on a peninsula separating the Gulf of Mexico from Choctawhatchee Bay.
You know you are old when you see something you use to use every day, now in a museum.
So, this was Jonah’s view?
Destin is a fishing village, popular with tourists. Today’s catch:
And the pelicans are looking for handouts: