Friday, September 19, 2008

International Talk Like a Pirate Day 2008

Ahoy! For all of you land lubbers out there that aren't aware, September 19 each year is International Talk Like a Pirate Day. You bilge rats know what today is? The following set of photos are of various pirates or pirate themed locations throughout Florida. Arrr...

Here is a pirate carved out of wood on the dock belonging to the Down the Hatch restaurant in Ponce Inlet, FL.
Down the Hatch Pirate

Pirates at the Pirate's Cove Miniature Golf Course on International Drive in Orlando, FL.
Pirate's Cove Ship
Pirates Cove Pirate
Pirates Cove Pirate
Pirates Cove Pirate
Pirates Cove Captain

The Ghost Pirate Ride at the Seminole County Fair in Sanford, FL.
Ghost Pirates Dark Ride
Ghost Pirates Dark Ride

More pirates at another miniature golf course. I believe this is the Pirate's Island on 192 in Kissimmee.
Pirate Ship

More pirates carved out of wood. These two are in the Tin City shopping area in Naples, FL.
Tin City Sailor
Tin City Sailor

Perhaps some of Florida's most popular pirates are at Disney.
Pirates of the Caribbean
Yo Ho, Yo Ho
Chess Skeletons

World of Disney Pirate