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Oldest City in the USA: explore the amazing history now

I originally visited the oldest city in the USA, St. Augustine, back when I was a freshman in college. My family decided to get out of the cold on the south shore of Long Island, New York and visit relatives in Florida for New Year’s. We made a day trip to St. Augustine. I absolutely […]

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Sanibel Beach: How to Free Yourself From Worries

Waves crashing on shore, seagulls cawing, sea spray gently misting your face, and the scent of tropical coconut suntan oil – ahh, to be at the beach. Up north the leaves have fallen off the trees, there is a chill in the air, and people are excited about the holidays. However, in a few weeks, […]

South Florida for Families: 20 Best Things to do Now

updated as of 4/25/2022 The sound of waves crashing on the sand, seagulls cooing as they munch on someone’s leftover sandwich, the warmth of the sun while everywhere else is buried in snow, this is south Florida. Maybe you are more of a nightlife person, interested in the lifestyles of the rich and famous along […]

Busch Gardens FL: Enjoy the Ultimate Family Guide Now

Do you love the Thrill of roller coasters? Love the crazy feeling of being suspended upside down? The force that glues you to the back of your seat? Then Busch Gardens FL is the place for you. Busch Gardens FL provides a great family vacation with animals, rides, and shows. Current hours are 10am-6pm Monday […]

Rainbow Springs State Park: Fall in Love with Nature

Birds chirping, squirrels scurrying around to hide food, the sound of a lazy river rolling by with people laughing on a warm day, these are some of the things that draw us to the great outdoors. Maybe you need a lazy afternoon free from the worries from work, where you just float slowly down a […]

Legoland FL: Discover how to be 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. […]

Sea World FL- Discover Exciting New Friends

Aquariums hold a special magic since so much of the ocean is unexplored. There are many amazing aquariums to be found in the United States. One of my favorites is Sea World FL. I have always loved Sea World FL, as it doesn’t overwhelm your senses as much as Disney, plus you get to interact […]

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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, How to Sleep With a Lion

Florida is a great state for camping since the weather is great most of the year. Although the summer is hot, we have gone glamping in northern Florida in June and it was in the 60s at night. You will find camp grounds all over Florida from Florida Caverns State Park in the North down […]