Category: Florida

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Tampa Bay History Center – Get the Low-Down on Tampa, Florida

Here’s the real low-down. I have been to a couple of history centers in various cities in the past, and the best recommendation I had about them was that they were great cures for insomnia. So, to say the least, I was … Continue reading

Oxford Exchange Tampa – Dine with the Movers and Shakers of Tampa, Florida

Every city has a restaurant that is known to be the ‘Mover’s and Shaker’s’ go-to spot. Kind of like when you hear people in Hollywood say, “Let’s do lunch”, if they were in Tampa they would be heading to the … Continue reading

The Florida Aquarium – Afternoon for Kids

One of the fun things about Tampa is that everything is so close to one another you can easily fit several fun activities for kids in one day without overtiring them or driving them around too much. A good, easy … Continue reading

Eat Like the Native Indians of Tampa at Ulele Restaurant

From my brief visit to Tampa, Florida I can sum it up like this: Tampa is on the up and up! Everywhere you look there is construction going on, remodeling, re-inventing, and reinvigorating a city that at one point was one … Continue reading

Learning Adventure – Visit the Glazer Children’s Museum in Tampa, Florida

When traveling with kids, I find that the children’s museums, where ever available, is a great starting point to teach kids about the local culture and history. Visiting the Glazer Children’s Museum was an immediate intro to what Tampa, Florida was about, from an … Continue reading

Staying in Downtown Tampa – Location is Key

Location, location, location. Staying in Downtown Tampa is truly the way to start your Tampa trip. Tampa in itself is a walkable a city with plenty of things to do and see. However, when you stay along the river, and … Continue reading

Pampering Yourself at the Epicurean Hotel in Tampa

My stay at the Epicurean Hotel was much more than just a regular visit. In a truly long time, I dove into self-care. And what better place than at the in-house spa at the Epicurean – Evangeline Spa. The motto … Continue reading

Restaurants in Tampa – The Élevage Restaurant Experience

Two things you need to know: 1. If you’re staying at the Epicurean Hotel you have to eat at least once at their in-house signature restaurant – Élevage Restaurant 2. If you’re staying in Tampa or living here, you must make a … Continue reading

Why the Epicurean Hotel Is In a Class of It’s Own

One of the things I enjoy most before a trip is doing all the research about the best hotels to stay at in any location. My first go to search always heads to boutique hotels.  And the mother of uniqueness and … Continue reading

Birthday Tradition – Celebrating in Style – Echo Restaurant, Palm Beach Florida

For the past few years we have developed a new tradition to take my parents out for a fine dining experience when we visit together in Florida during the holiday season. Since 2013, when I first discovered The Breakers Resort … Continue reading

Things To Do in Fort Lauderdale – Ocean Camp for Kids – An Absolute Must

One thing I found out about Fort Lauderdale, aside the fact that it is a huge beach town, is that most of the hotels don’t really offer any full-on kids activities. Like our hotel – The Hilton Fort Lauderdale Resort.  … Continue reading

PGA National Resort and Spa – Family (Holiday) Fun

Every year when visiting my parents for the Holidays in December we like to go away as a family for a couple of nights to the neighboring resorts in South Florida. This year we chose PGA National Resort and Spa in … Continue reading

Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort – Review

Every year we visit South Florida. It’s become a tradition for us since we visit my family in West Palm Beach for the holidays and then enjoy short trips close by to explore Florida. We’ve been all around West Palm … Continue reading

Wanna See What Punta Manabique in Guatemala Looks Like?

I’d love to show you what the real Punta Manabique looks like, but the waves were way too choppy for us to get to it. So instead we got to another area which is a deserted island like spot. It had … Continue reading

3 Legendary Restaurants of Key West, Florida

Key West, Florida is without a doubt one of the places one MUST visit when checking out the Florida Keys. This is where most of the action has been taking place for the last 500 hundred years and is still … Continue reading

Wonder Which are the Best Bars in Key West – You’ll Love This One

When you think of Key West the first things that comes to mind are: Ernest Hemingway Drinking Pirates and Treasure Hunting Ernest Hemingway’s presence is everywhere. Especially in the bars that were rockin’ over 80 years ago, as they are … Continue reading

Legoland Florida – The Rides – Way More Exciting Than You Would Think

Legoland Florida is a theme park for kids twelve and younger. Most rides are tailored to younger kids. However, you would be so surprised about some of the rides. Rides at Legoland Florida We’ll start with the baby rides. There … Continue reading

Playmobil Fun Park – A Great Day With Kids

Living in West Palm Beach we have the great benefit of living close to the only Playmobil Fun Park in the United States. And the best part – it is only $1 to enter. Do those types of prices even … Continue reading

Fun Facts About Crystal River Florida

Way before Crystal River was world famous for swimming with Manatee, it had a super rich history. Fun Facts about Crystal River Florida This tranquil community is known as the place “Where Man and Manatee Play.” There really is a … Continue reading

Fun Facts About Daytona Beach Florida

Daytona Beach Florida has a fun history. Besides being MTV’s first Spring Break reality show, and known for bike week and of course for Daytona International Speedway, there is much more to this great beach town. Fun Facts about Daytona … Continue reading

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