Category Archives: travel & leisure

Winter in Florida – Sunny Weather and Great Beaches

Want to get away from all the cold and snow? Visit any of these great Florida beaches and go home with a tan and make all your friends jealous! Destin – Located in the panhandle of Florida, the weather here … Continue reading

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There is Music in the Air in Key Largo

Can’t wait to head on down to Key Largo this Columbus Day weekend to enjoy some snorkeling, sun and plenty of good music. For the 2nd year, Key Largo will be hosting professional songwriters that have written songs for the … Continue reading

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Rev Up Your Engines for the Key West Poker Run

Calling all motorcycle enthusiasts! Mount up and get ready for the 41st Annual Key West Poker Run. Its too late to sign up online but you can still sign up at either of the Peterson Harley Davidson stores in Miami. … Continue reading

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Lionfish Hunting Season

Last year I wrote a post about how the lionfish were invading the waters of the Florida Keys and destroying regional fish in the area.┬áCheck it out! We all need to do our part in combating this menace, and if … Continue reading

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Key West + Brewfest = Party!

Love Key West? Love your brew? Head there this Labor Day weekend for the 4th Annual Brewfest. More than 150 beers and ales, including unique microbrews, are to be on tap at Key West BrewFest, happening August 29th-September 2nd. Events … Continue reading

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Anything That Floats Your Boat – Key Largo

Remember when you were little and you envisioned building a boat and sailing off to discover new islands (like a pirate island)? Well, now you can do it as an adult and build it out of just about anything you … Continue reading

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Dream Vacation in an Over-The-Water Bungalow

Just last month Islands magazine did a fantastic spread on over-the-water bungalows. I couldn’t help but drool as staying in one of these magical bungalows, viewing the water beneath my feet and be able to dive off my porch into … Continue reading

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Celebrate the Lobster – Key West Lobsterfest

Head to Key West August 8th – 11th and celebrate the Florida lobster with other “bug” enthusiasts. Whether you like to catch them, eat them or both, this is the party for you. This year’s mini-lobster season was one of … Continue reading

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Mind Your Manners When Traveling Internationally

I love traveling to different places and experiencing the native cuisines and their local traditions. When going native, you learn a lot about a country’s culture and a very different set of table manners than here in the United States. … Continue reading

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Top 5 Caribbean Islands for 2013

I just received my Travel & Leisure magazine with the Top 5 Caribbean, Bermuda and Bahama Islands of 2013. Look at the list below and let me know if you agree. 1. Culebra, Puerto Rico 2. Virgin Gorda, British Virgin … Continue reading

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