Browsing Category : Tropical Trips

The boardwalk at the Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve

A Guide to the Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve in Ft. Myers Florida

Imagine your family walking through a jungle-like setting in Florida.  Suddenly, someone spots a gator laying in the morning sun!  A few moments later, someone else hears a creature walking through the underbrush and a wild hog appears!  While even further down the path, you see some birds unlike any you’ve ever seen outside your living room window!  Are you…

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Hyatt Regency Coconut Point – 50 Tips For Your First Visit

There are certain kinds of surprises that most people don’t like.  I’m talking about the surprise of realizing that you forgot something at home, that your kids aren’t tall enough for the super fun water park that you just spent a bunch of money to stay at, or that a small cup of red grapes cost $7 at the coffee…

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Have You Ever…? (The Travel Edition)

“The World is a book, and those who do not travel only read one page.” (St. Augustine of Hippo) That is my favorite quote ever…and I’m not one to walk around quoting people!  It is true though!  I’ve read far more than one page in this “book” and I try to read more pages every day.  Never stop learning or…

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Universal Studios Orlando -10 Things To Do Before Your First Visit

This past December, we took our first trip to Universal Studios Orlando.  We are a Disney family, and didn’t know what to expect at Universal Studios.  I knew my husband would want to avoid the busier days at the parks and not like waiting in lines, and I also knew my kids were a little young for some of the…

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