Monday, March 20, 2006

the Tourist goes to Florida:
pirates & tourists, fowl, flayed gators, & the Fountain of Youth



Ponce de Leon, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

yours truly on a (low) tree branch, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine. photo by oldben.

me in a tree 2, aka my hair is in my face. St. Augustine, photo by oldben.

oldben climbs a tree, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

yours truly as seen from a tree, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine. photo by oldben.

view from a tree, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine. photo by oldben.

oldben in a tree, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

peacocks at the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

peacocks 2, St. Augustine.

peacocks 3, St. Augustine.

ostrich at the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

ostrich 2, St. Augustine.

ostrich 3, St. Augustine.

ostrich 4, St. Augustine.

ostrich profile, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

at the pirate camp, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

16th-century father & son, the Fountain of youth, St. Augustine.

the sea cook with his skinned squirrels, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

16th-century pair, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

musket demonstration, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

musket demonstration 2.

pirate with mug, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

pirates approaching, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

pirate about to wash dishes, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

a pirate at ease, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

flayed gator hanging from a tree, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

flayed gator, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

pirates around a fire, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

meeting on the path, the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine.

palms along a path, St. Augustine.

watching the activity in the plaza before the raid, St. Augustine.

old pirate in the plaza before the raid, St. Augustine.

old pirates milling about, St. Augustine.

young pirates fighting it out, St. Augustine.

young pirates in the plaza, St. Augustine.

tourists' baby in the plaza before the raid, St. Augustine.

tourists in the plaza, St. Augustine.

Searles' raid, St. Augustine.

pirates loitering, St. Augustine.

pirates with guns advance, St. Augustine.

pirates & tourists in the plaza, St. Augustine.

reposted in context: sunlight through trees & musket smoke, St. Augustine.

tourists & lady pirates, St. Augustine.

pirates reloading, St. Augustine.

dead pirate, St. Augustine.

pirates advancing on Spaniards, St. Augustine.

the sea cook with a musket, St. Augustine.

angry pirates, St. Augustine.

Arrrrrr. St. Augustine.

pirates firing on Spaniards, St. Augustine.