Category Archives: Florida

Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive

This wildlife drive meanders along the marshes of Lake Apopka near Orlando. It is a 11 mile one-way drive that gives one a unique opportunity to see and experience the wildlife in its natural habitat. It is managed by the … Continue reading

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Wekiwa Springs State Park

We spent a lovely few days at Wekiwa Springs State Park. This Park is just 16 miles from downtown Orlando but it feels like 100 miles away…until you drive out of the gate and get into the traffic! It is … Continue reading

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Silver Springs State Park

We took a trip to Silver Springs State Park with Lois and our kayaks. Out friends Lee and Gordon had suggested that we should be sure to take the kayak loop tour. The park was one of the original Florida … Continue reading

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Ocala National Forest

The next stop on the caravan’s adventure was Ocala National Forest and we camped at Salt Springs Recreation Area. We think this park is a Florida gem. There are four crystal clear springs in the forest. They are Juniper Springs, … Continue reading

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Can’t wait to get back on the road again.

It has been one year, nine months since we have traveled anywhere, but who’s counting. In that time we have lost Kathy’s brother and said our goodbyes to Heidi, our beloved pet and wonderful travel companion. We have been homebound … Continue reading

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Beaches & Bikes – Holiday FL

We stayed at a campground in Holiday, FL for a couple of weeks. Holiday is between St. Petersburg and Tampa and less than 10 miles from the Gulf coast. Every morning we took Heidi for a stroll to the small … Continue reading

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Exploring Florida Parks

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We like to visit and camp in as many of the Florida state parks whenever we get the opportunity. The Florida state parks are heavily booked and we were lucky that an opening came up. We camped at O’leno State … Continue reading

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Destination Florida – Detour Myrtle Beach

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Myrtle Beach was our first stop on our way to Florida. After driving two days and much of the time in wind and rain, we were ready for a break. We are happy to see our friends, Loretta and Traci … Continue reading

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Day 1 – The Journey Begins

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We woke up to frigid temperatures and plenty of snow. The storm passed and our driveway was plowed so we were able to get the motor home out and hitched. However, the driveway was a sheet of ice and we … Continue reading

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Catching Up

Spending time in Florida with our friends was special. It’s impossible to catch up on our blog to document these wonderful memories. So we created a video hoping to capture the great moments we all shared. You may have to … Continue reading

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