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What To Do On The Beautiful And Natural St. Simons Island Georgia

I recently had the pleasure of exploring small but mighty Georgia coastline, in particular, St. Simons Island. During my stay on the island, it became increasingly apparent that this hidden gem is a nature lover’s playground. In fact, I’d wager the wildlife – specifically the sea life – greatly outnumber the people. If you are truly looking to get away …

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Useful Mother’s Day Gifts for the Traveling Mom

Okay Moms, it’s almost your day, bring on the Mother’s Day gifts. Breakfast in bed, a clean house, flowers, maybe some peace and quiet?   That’s not a given around here. In fact, it’s not always something I want for Mother’s Day (besides the clean house!) Last year I wanted adventure for Mother’s Day, so we did a morning paddleboard …

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Where to find Wonderful, Wacky & Weird Florida Attractions

Florida, long before it was a theme park family vacation destination, was a place for Northerners to escape the cold and day to day life and relax. In the early part of the 20th century, full time residents created many delightful, wacky and weird Florida attractions to entice visitors to stay and spend money. Many of these Florida attractions still …

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Whimzeyland Photo Gallery

Whimzeyland is a creative artistic home that has turned into a unique Florida attraction. In true artistic fashion, the house is decked out top to bottom in mosaics and a hodge podge of collectibles. For more wacky and weird Florida attractions, visit here. Whimzeyland Whimzeyland  

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Kapok Tree Inn Photo Gallery

Kapok Tree Inn is not an inn so much any more as it is a somewhat abandoned greek garden. Located at 923 N McMullen Booth Rd in Clearwater, FL, the space used to be home to an elaborate restaurant. Today it functions as a special event hall. It is one of the wacky Florida attractions reminiscent of days gone by. As …

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President’s Hall of Fame Photo Gallery

The President’s Hall of Fame is a wax museum style attraction in Clermont, Florida. Although slightly cheesy in a roadside attraction sort of way, it was still a fun place for kids and includes a massive amount of history. In addition to fun photo ops, a full room replica of the white house exists. This is one of those hidden …

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What to pack in your Road Trip First Aid Kit

For us, a road trip is fun, full of adventure and games, good conversation and a time to connect away from the world. I relish the time in the car with the family. I know to some that sounds weird, but we’re all together. That being said, getting sick or hurt on the road is no fun, especially when you’re …

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Beyond Walt Disney World – What to do Outside of the Theme Parks

Living in the Central Florida area, we get to take advantage of the theme parks quite often. However, we only do so when we have annual passes, and that’s only every few years. We often go beyond Walt Disney World for our entertainment. If you are visiting Walt Disney World, Universal or Sea World and have a day outside of …