Wild, Wonderful Florida Festivals It’s doubtful any other state has more festivals, events, fairs and shows than Florida. We have festivals for swamp cabbage, crabs, catfish, crawfish and Shakespeare. Our events are as diverse as the population. The locations range
Best Florida Beach – Choose Yours There must be a dozen sites that annually claim “The Top Ten Beaches in Florida” or “Best Beach in Florida”. They go on to rank them one through ten or pick one or two.
10 Things You MUST Do in Key West Let’s assume this is your first visit to the southernmost island off mainland America. You have heard about Key West and the many things to do in Key West – most of
Save Money and Time with our Florida Travel Tips Florida Travel Tips – With or Without a Budget! Everyone can always use a few extra bucks. Rich or poor, saving money just makes sense. Here are a few travel tips for the sunshine state gleaned from over 40 years traveling Florida. Enjoy your trip and
Ten Historic Florida Restaurants Traveling Florida is like opening a history book. No state has more storied origination than Florida. At various times the Spanish, British and French inhabited and claimed parts of Florida. Those nations clashed with various native
Florida Crackers – Settling a Wild Land The Florida Cracker No one disputes the fact that Florida Crackers exist, but the definition and attribution of the term can be hotly argued. In early English literature (1500’s) the term was used
Tavares, Florida – The Seaplane City In Florida’s lake country, it’s hard to ignore the beauty of the lakes that surround towns and villages around north central Florida. In fact, you can easily miss Tavares, Florida nestled between Leesburg to
Situated between two lakes, Leesburg, Florida is almost an island!
Mount Dora, Florida – A Road Trip Worth Taking When you see a place starting with the name “Mount”, you immediately think of places like Mount Everest, Mount Kilimanjaro or Mount Rainier. These famous “mounts” are thousands of feet in
The Grand Dame of Key West Hotels The Curry Mansion She is not as large as the newly named Opal Key Resort, doesn’t have the ocean view as Casa Marina, isn’t as popular as The Pier House and certainly not