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    A Weekend In Pass-A-Grille

    May 21, 2016

    The view from The Sunshine Skyway Bridge is spectacular.   Tampa Bay’s clear water sparkles below us as we approach St. Petersburg. It’s another gorgeous day in paradise.   Our destination?   Pass-A-Grille Historic Pass-A-Grille, on the southernmost end of St. Pete Beach, is a quaint beach town where everything is within walking distance. The town is only one block wide and 31 blocks long. It is located just south of the historic Don CeSar Hotel on St. Pete Beach. I decided a girl’s…

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    A Saturday on Sanibel

    Spring in SW Florida is marvelous.   The bright blue sky, crystal clear water and cooler weather make it my favorite time of the year.   What could be better than a Saturday on Sanibel…

    May 12, 2016
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    Solo Travel

    Five Reasons To Travel Solo

      Have you always wanted to explore the red rocks of Sonoma, sample wine in Napa, or tour Italy in the summer? What’s stopping you?   Is it that you can’t find a travel partner?…

    March 13, 2016
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    Exploring Miami With Stray Boots

    Did you know that Miami is home to nearly one million Cuban Americans? Or that the Effusion Art Gallery, a funky gallery in The Bayside Marketplace, houses the work of Romero Britto, a famous…

    February 3, 2016
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    Camping in Manatee Springs State Park

    How do you relax and recover after a fun filled, action packed holiday? The kids and I packed our tent, swimming suits, and cooler full of campfire treats and headed for the great outdoors.…

    January 5, 2016
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    St. Augustine Nights of Lights

      Three million white lights adorn the city of St. Augustine Florida during the Nights of Lights Festival which runs from November 21st until Jan 31st. The beautifully illuminated bayfront and historical district, including…

    December 24, 2015
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    Gift Ideas for Those With Wanderlust

    Do you ever feel that shopping for those who love travel is a challenge? The desire to explore, discover new places, and the love of outdoors makes life more about experiences than material possessions.…

    December 8, 2015