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My Trip To Barefoot Beach

Last weekend I was delighted to visit Barefoot Beach Preserve County Park, more commonly known as Barefoot Beach. It’s located on Wiggins Island in SWFL between Fort Myers and Naples. Read More…

FREE Beer and More At Busch Gardens This October

Back in the day BG used to do free beer…well, it’s back for the month of October, plus other cool stuff too! Read More…

Who exactly is Johnny Molloy? And what the heck is a Floridian Digital Nomad? Read More…

SeaWorld and Busch Gardens BOGO

SeaWorld and Busch Gardens has announced that in light of Hurricane Irma they will offer BOGO today through Sunday to give families a much needed break. Read More…

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5 Years Ago I Started This Blog

I started this blog because I love Florida, absolutely love it. In all my travels, I have not found any other place on the surface of the earth that I would rather call home. Read More…

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Hurricane Irma – Please Stay Safe Everybody!

I’m reading that this may be the largest evacuation in the history of USA. Read More…

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Day Trip: Florida Museum of Photographic Arts

Located in “The Cube” along the Tampa Riverwalk, the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts occupies Read More…

Day Trip: Henry B. Plant Museum

The Tampa Bay Hotel is now home to the University of Tampa, and the building’s southern wing has been preserved as the Henry B. Plant museum in order to show off the hotel’s glory days. Read More…

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Day Trip: Tampa Museum of Art

The Tampa Museum of Art is located in revitalized downtown Tampa and is part of the Tampa Riverwalk, which includes such things as Glazer Children’s Museum, Curtis Hixon Park, and the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts. Read More…

I’m very excited to present Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom by Cory Doctorow in its entirety. Read More…

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Day Trip: Florida Holocaust Museum

This was a somber experience. I didn’t know quite what to expect or how I was supposed to feel. I spent hours wandering its halls. It makes one consider how to confront the issues and events of today. Read More…

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Day Trip: MOSI (Museum of Science and Industry)

The locals call the Museum of Science and Industry MOSI. As in Mow-Zee. Read More…

Day Trip: Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Busch Gardens is all about two things: 1.) exotic animals 2.) thrill rides. Read More…

Day Trip: Adventure Island

Adventure Island, not to be confused with Universal’s Islands of Adventure, is Busch Garden’s water park and is a great time. Read More…

Deal: $79 Sunset Safari at Safari Wilderness Ranch

Safari Wilderness Ranch was one of the greatest Tampa/Orlando day trips that I have ever taken. Read More…

Day Trip: Weeki Wachee Springs

Ah yes. Weeki Wachee Springs, the quintessential Florida roadside attraction. This has Florida written all over it; kitschy, tacky, delightfully weird. Read More…

[Expired] 20% Off Groupon Local Deals With Code, Ends 6/5

Get 20% off local deals at Groupon for a limited time. Read More…

This is a great Groupon deal on one of my favorite Tampa Bay day trips. Read More…

My Lettuce Lake Hike

Lettuce Lake is a “small” 240 acre park located off of I-75 on Fletcher Ave in Tampa. For those of you who just wanna enter the address in your GPS and go, here it is: 6920 E Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33637. Read More…

Deal: $79 Single Day Pass To LEGOLAND, Limited Time

Get a single day pass and an all you can eat pizza buffet for $79.00 Read More…