Daytona Beach Journals

Speedweek in Daytona

A February 2003 trip to Daytona Beach by Charmaine & Paul

Quote: Shortly after knee surgery, my friends loaded me up into a crew-cab Chevy and headed to the Florida. This was most memorable, as once we arrived, we stayed at Sandy Shores--a condominium overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. The best part was the nearby event--The Daytona 500.

Speedweek in Daytona

Overview

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The best thing any race-car fan can participate in is being a spectator at The Great American Race. The Daytona 500 is the race that begins the race season. A tradition of this particular race was for the winner to put his car into the museum until next year. The driver will be able to race a different car for the circuit's next race.Quick Tips: Anyone who plans to attend the Daytona 500 should arrive early and enjoy the pre-race activities.Best Way To Get Around: The municipalities adjoining the Daytona Beach area work cooperatively with the lodging facilities to provide both public and private transportation. The International Speedway has ample parking both infield and in near...Read More

IHOP

Restaurant

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The IHOP resturant was very nearby Sandy Shores, and the service was fast and friendly. The American-style meals were hearty, and the pancake selection was great!

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on February 25, 2005

IHOP
427 North Atlantic Avenue
Daytona Beach, Florida 32118
(904) 253-8319

Daytona Beach

Attraction | "Beach Walks"

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Though the beach at Sandy Shores did not offer any athletic events, it had a good amount of beach area to spread a beach towel and enjoy the sun.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on February 25, 2005

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