Destinations

Coral Reef State Park

Destinations

John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park is the very first undersea park in the United States and a true playground for water enthusiasts. Encompassing over 70 nautical square miles of coral reefs, seagrass and mangrove swamps, there are fun options for every level of adventurer from glass bottom boat tours to kayaking, snorkeling and scuba Read More

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Bok Tower Gardens

Destinations

If you are a Dutch Immigrant, Pulitzer Prize-winning author, humanitarian, advocate for world peace and editor of the wildly popular Ladies Home Journal, how do you wile away your 1921 winter vacation in Florida’s Lake Wales Ridge? Why not build the fabled Bok Tower and bird sanctuary on one of the highest hills in Florida? Read More

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Warm Mineral Springs

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Warm Mineral Springs labels itself as the Fountain of Youth due to the warm mineral-ladened waters that attract bathers to it’s shores. Famed Ponce de Leon may have died in Florida while searching for the Warm Mineral Springs which may in fact be the storied Fountain of Youth.  The Springs is also an archaeological treasure Read More

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Highlands Hammock State Park

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Highlands Hammock State Park gives visitors the opportunity to enjoy a Florida hardwood forest as it would have looked 100 years ago. The park was opened in 1931 as part of a grass-roots environmental movement to preserve the tropical hardwood hammock. Highlands Hammock is one of the original four state parks when the Florida State Read More

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RV Day Trips

Destinations,RV Lifestyle

RV Day Trips are an excellent way to find even more days a year to enjoy your investment and make the cost of owning an RV even more economical. RV ‘daycations’ are a perfect quick break in a hectic week to relax, recharge, and enjoy time with friends and family without a major time commitment. Read More

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St George Island State Park

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St George Island is a 22-mile long barrier island that offers miles of undeveloped beaches and ample activities to please the entire family. Clear gulf waters are perfect for boating, swimming, sunbathing, shelling and amazing fishing. Wildlife watching is at it’s peak during the summer months when sea turtles and shore birds are nesting on Read More

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Bat Houses

Destinations,Kid Approved

The first bat house was constructed in 1991 after then-Governor Bob Martinez complained of the odor while attending an event at Griffin Stadium which was home to about five-thousand Brazilian and  Mexican free-tailed bats. Using bat excluders which allowed the bats to leave but not return, about three thousand of the colony was slowly captured Read More

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John D. MacArthur Beach State Park

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John D. MacArthur Beach State Park is a fascinating peek at the subtropical coastal habitat that one covered southeast Florida and has been described as a “island in time”. The park is 348 acres of maritime hammock forest, mangrove communities and underwater reef. A 4,000 square foot nature center will educate visitors on the barrier Read More

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Florida RV Super Show Recap

Destinations,RV Lifestyle

It’s a wrap…the 2018 Florida RV Super show is officially over. We always have a certain level of sadness when we’re leaving Tampa, following the close of the Florida RV Super Show. We’ve attended the last three super shows and enjoyed each and every one of them, but this one was really special. This year Read More

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Florida Caverns State Park

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The Florida Caverns State Park located slightly west of Tallahassee is a must-see stop on your RV tour of Florida. It is one of the few state parks that has dry caves; ie., these are filled with air instead of water so they can be enjoyed without donning a wet-suite. The caverns are so impressive, Read More

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