Category Archives: Worthy Destinations

Kayaking the Mangrove Tunnels at Lido Key

(above: A Kayak group outing at Lido Key) When thinking about packing for the beach don’t forget the Kayak. Yes, it may seem a little out of the norm to pack a kayak for a beach visit, but when you … Continue reading

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Rank #1 Tour in St. Pete by Tripadvisor Duncan McClellan Glass Art Gallery

One of the many things I like about living in Tampa, FL is the array of art and cultural activities available in the area. With that said, this past weekend with a couple of friends I got the chance to … Continue reading

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Gasparilla Pirates Set To Invade Tampa

This Saturday January 27th, the city of Tampa, Florida will be invaded by thousands of Pirates as part of Gasparilla Fest. Named for the pirate “Jose Gaspar”, who terrorized the coastal waters of West Florida during the late 18th and early … Continue reading

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“Volcano Bay” Orlando Now Open

Universal Studios has added another theme park to their repertoire. Volcano Bay is now open and is expected to be at capacity for the memorial day weekend. The site ads are claiming no long lines like the other two theme parks experience. … Continue reading

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9 of the 12 Top Beaches in the U.S. …And the Winner is…..

Florida  According to Tripadvisor’s 2017 Traveler’s Choice survey, Florida captures 1st place for the best beaches in the United States, including Hawaii.  Florida now has nine beaches on the top twelve list. That’s really good news for Florida.  Unfortunately, the … Continue reading

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Wine Road “Russian River” Sonoma County

                Reblog                               (Gary Farrell’s Wine Cellar) Wine has been around for thousands of years, and is closely entwined … Continue reading

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Costa Rica Lower East Coast… Cahuita, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Limon Provinceon

Tap..taptap..tap  its 4am and for the last three days, I awake to the sound of the raindrops that play a steady drumbeat while hitting the metal rooftop of the adjoining room. The intense climactic down-pours are very sporadic and carry … Continue reading

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Sazerac, The Quintessential Cocktail

Many of us share recipes with friends and family while celebrating the holiday season. One quintessential cocktail recipe that I feel must be shared is the Sazerac Cocktail. It’s a stiff drink with a slight nose aroma of anise. Being … Continue reading

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