Cocoa Beach-Pen Pal Adventure Book

A Day Trip to Cocoa Beach and Florida's Seafood Bar & Grill for Dinner

An impromptu visit to Cocoa Beach proved to be one of the best days of our Florida vacation this year!

We stayed in an Airbnb guest house in Kissimmee, which is close in proximity to Disney for our intended itinerary to visit the parks.  But the call of the salty sea is strong and our toes crave the warm sand so we headed to the east coast.

Cocoa Beach-Florida-Pen Pal Adventure Book

About an hour drive and we landed in the Cocoa Beach Pier parking lot. $20/day may seem steep but compared to places like New York City where $50-$60/day is average, that price for prime parking was fine for us.

Add another $30 for two beach chairs under an umbrella and we're ready to spend a couple hours relaxing!

Cocoa Beach-Pen Pal Adventure Book

Cocoa Beach-Pen Pal Adventure Book

Rip tide warnings in red today kept us from going too far out but didn't stop us from enjoying the cool Atlantic ocean water, perfect for wading.

A view and selfie from the pier is a must. (and a drink...)

Cocoa Beach-Pen Pal Adventure Book

After you're skin has been softly kissed by the sun, head down the road about 5 minutes away (by vehicle), to Florida's Seafood Bar & Grill!  A seafood lovers paradise for sure! 

Florida's Seafood Bar & Grill 

The inside decor has a tiki vibe with fish tanks around every corner, they had tv's playing the Daytona 500 when we visited, high chairs with free frisbee's for the kiddos, and excellent service!  

Yes, of course this has been added to my Pen Pal Adventure Book!

 

 

*******************************

Click to learn how you can sponsor this post.

Back to blog

Leave a comment

Please note, comments need to be approved before they are published.

1 of 3
  • The Host Behind the House - Preserving History and Creating Tranquil Escapes: A Journey through Matthew's Architectural Gem

    The Host Behind the House - Preserving History ...

    I drove down a peaceful brick-lined street and arrived at a stunning historic home, surrounded by meticulously manicured grounds. Warmly greeted by Matthew, he graciously invited me to explore his...

    The Host Behind the House - Preserving History ...

    I drove down a peaceful brick-lined street and arrived at a stunning historic home, surrounded by meticulously manicured grounds. Warmly greeted by Matthew, he graciously invited me to explore his...

  • The Host Behind the House: Andy & Chloe: The next chapter in Andyland looks so bright, grab your shades!

    The Host Behind the House: Andy & Chloe: The ne...

    Originally from Connecticut, Andy and Chloe turned the page into the next chapter of their life and made the bold decision to acquire their first Florida home in 2021. Both...

    The Host Behind the House: Andy & Chloe: The ne...

    Originally from Connecticut, Andy and Chloe turned the page into the next chapter of their life and made the bold decision to acquire their first Florida home in 2021. Both...

  • Beachway Cottage

    Beachway Cottage: Your Idyllic Cozy Coastal Esc...

    Experience the ultimate beach retreat at Beachway Cottage, nestled in the eclectic and diverse waterfront town of Gulfport, Florida. This charming rental property offers a serene escape, situated on a...

    1 comment

    Beachway Cottage: Your Idyllic Cozy Coastal Esc...

    Experience the ultimate beach retreat at Beachway Cottage, nestled in the eclectic and diverse waterfront town of Gulfport, Florida. This charming rental property offers a serene escape, situated on a...

    1 comment
1 of 3
  • CD-01-02-24-TN-12 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Tracking

    CD-01-02-24-TN-12 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Trac...

    CD-01-02-24-TN-12 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Tracking Book registered on January 2, 2024 Book registered in Knoxville, TN *************************   Adventure #1 Biltmore, Asheville North Carolina This is America's largest estate and SO...

    CD-01-02-24-TN-12 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Trac...

    CD-01-02-24-TN-12 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Tracking Book registered on January 2, 2024 Book registered in Knoxville, TN *************************   Adventure #1 Biltmore, Asheville North Carolina This is America's largest estate and SO...

  • SS-12-26-23-FL-31 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Tracking

    SS-12-26-23-FL-31 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Trac...

    SS-12-26-23-FL-31 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Tracking Book registered on December 26, 2023 Book registered while visiting Knoxville, TN *************************   Adventure #1 Dollywood in Tennessee! This place should have been on...

    SS-12-26-23-FL-31 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Trac...

    SS-12-26-23-FL-31 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Tracking Book registered on December 26, 2023 Book registered while visiting Knoxville, TN *************************   Adventure #1 Dollywood in Tennessee! This place should have been on...

  • DI-12-25-23-NY-25 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Tracking - Allegany Adventures

    DI-12-25-23-NY-25 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Trac...

    DI-12-25-23-NY-25 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Tracking Book registered on December 25, 2023 Book registered in Syracuse, New York *************************   Allegany Family Adventures - Creekside Campers Adventure #1 Allegany memory...

    DI-12-25-23-NY-25 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Trac...

    DI-12-25-23-NY-25 - Pen Pal Adventure Book Tracking Book registered on December 25, 2023 Book registered in Syracuse, New York *************************   Allegany Family Adventures - Creekside Campers Adventure #1 Allegany memory...

1 of 3