Grizzled theme park veterans like us never go to Tomorrowland at Disney’s Magic Kingdom. Instead, we turn left after beelining … Continue reading Experiencing Tomorrowland today
You don’t have to visit the State Capitol in Tallahassee to be reminded of all the reasons you love Florida. But it helps.
Great weather? Check. The hottest tourist destinations? Roger that. More than 500 years of continuous civilization? Florida’s got it, too. Continue reading “Why does Florida rule? Tallahassee’s historic capitol has the answer”
The Florida airboat ride – a must-do for anyone visiting the Sunshine State’s vast wetlands – is actually less “boat” … Continue reading Catching a little air in Florida’s “natural” county
Not every business in Florida readily admits to taking a lot of crap from Disney. Except maybe Showcase of Citrus. … Continue reading This Orlando animal attraction takes a lot of crap from Disney
Zip-line courses may be a prerequisite for any self-respecting tourist destination, but Orlando has a reputation for taking its attractions … Continue reading In Orlando, there’s a new challenge in the trees
Every January for the last 28 years, Citrus County has commemorated the return of the sea cow — also known … Continue reading Yeehaw! See the sea cow roundup in Florida’s Citrus County
They’re celebrating the scallop festival this month in Gulf County, Florida. It’s another excuse to visit this largely unvisited part … Continue reading Forgetting yourself on Florida’s gulf coast
If your friends have returned from a Disney theme park vacation sporting slim personalized wristbands in a variety of colors, … Continue reading Who needs that Apple Watch? Mickey’s got “magic” wristbands
In August, there’s only one certainty in Orlando: the heat. It is always there, damp and overpowering. Morning, noon and … Continue reading What do you do during Orlando’s Frozen summer?
If you’re headed to Europe this summer, you probably have a checklist of “must-do” items. Continue reading “An authentic European experience with kids? C’est possible”