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Things to do in Jacksonville FL: Discover Hidden Gems

Jacksonville may not have the thrill of Orlando, but if you look closely, you will find some hidden gems. Located in the northeastern part of the state, there are several things to do in Jacksonville FL. Home to University of North Florida, Jacksonville holds many cultural sites in addition to things to do in nature. […]

The Coolest Airbnb: Feel the enchantment of Gary’s World

My husband Dan and I travel extensively in Florida and are always on the look out for a unique Airbnb. During the past year I have especially searched for the coolest Airbnb stays since we were trying to keep out of the crowds. I found Gary’s World online in the spring of 2020, but then […]

Busch Gardens FL: Enjoy the Ultimate Family Fun Guide

Busch Gardens FL provides a great family vacation with animals, rides, and shows. Current hours are 10am-6pm Monday through Friday, 10am-8pm Saturday, and 10am-7pm Sunday. Check the park schedule for hours before you go. Busch Gardens FL also offers special discounts for active military members, veterans, and their families. Right now they are offering their […]

Rainbow Springs State Park: Fall in Love with Nature

For our first trip this summer we wanted to do something outdoors. We were staying in Central Florida so we decided to visit the nearby Rainbow Springs State Park. The main headsprings and Visitor’s Center is located at 19158 S.W. 81st Place Road in Dunnellon, FL 34432. Rainbow Springs State Park is open from 8am […]

Legoland FL: Feel the Excitement of Being a Kid Again

Legoland FL is open with extra safety measures in place during the current pandemic. Safety measures include, limiting capacity, cashless payments, social distancing, as well as enhanced cleaning practices. Currently facial coverings are necessary indoors and on rides for those 8 and up. However, if you forgot yours, the park has them available for purchase. […]

Oldest City in the USA: explore the amazing history

Most people know that Saint Augustine is the oldest city in the USA, but there are many interesting facts you may not know. According to history.com, the Spanish tried numerous times to colonize Florida between 1513 and 1559. All of which failed. After that King Phillip II gave up until the Huguenots built a fort […]

kids by the water at Sugarloaf Key

Sugarloaf Key: Great Camping in the Florida Keys

If you want to combine your love of the outdoors with a classic tourist destination, try camping in the Florida Keys. Sugarloaf Key has a KOA and is located near Key West. The KOA has plenty to do, but when you yearn for a bit of civilization just hop over to Key West. It is […]

Camping at Disney World, How to Enjoy the Magic

We all love the Disney Theme Parks, but did you know that you can go camping at Disney World too? Set on 750 acres, Disney’s Fort Wilderness provides a Frontier themed nature experience accompanied by Disney amenities. Observe deer, rabbits, armadillos, and ducks in their natural habitat surrounded by pine and cypress trees. Where to […]

The Best Camping in Florida, Lion Country Safari

Studies show that people’s mental and physical health benefit from spending time in nature and with animals. What better way to benefit from both than to experience some of the best camping in Florida along with the animal encounters of Lion Country Safari in Palm Beach, Florida. If you want to experience some of the […]