My Summer Vacation
a fantastic summer vacation! My family and I spent a lot of
at the beach. We also went on a trip to Disney World. We ended our
by travelling to southern California for a soccer tournament. It was
to be able to spend so much time with my family this summer.
beginning of the summer, I went to the beach with my kids at
once a week. We were so lucky because every time we were at the
I saw the dolphins splashing playfully in the surf. We would usually
around 12:00, when the sand was as hot as coals in a barbecue.
we would stay until 7:00 in the evening. At the end of the day I
to watch the flaming red ball creep slowly down into the shimmering
Going to the beach is my favourite thing to do in the summer.
the middle of my summer vacation, my whole family and I
to Florida to visit Disney World. We had never been before, and I
not believe how big and beautiful the Disney property was. It was like
in the center of a rainbow. Everywhere you looked, there was loads of
The weather was hot and humid. We were soaked with sweat the
time, but we were able to refresh ourselves in the beach-like pool.
stayed at a hotel called The Beach Club, and the pool there actually had
at the bottom of it. It was fun to travel all the way to Florida.
vacation was coming to an end, we made a trip to Huntington
for my daughter’s soccer tournament. It was the first one we had
to since May, and I was anxious to see her team play. The weekend was
with high-scoring soccer games and the company of good friends.
I felt like a chicken roasting over an open flame in the extreme
I was grateful that I was not the one having to run around the soccer
Haley’s team made it all the way to the finals. After playing an
physical game involving somersaults, bruised bodies, and a yellow
our team came in second place. It was surely an action-packed
though my summer was loaded with activity, it still seemed like a
break. After spending so much time at the beach, travelling to Florida,
and attending a soccer
tournament, I felt like I needed a vacation!