Destination: DeFuniak Springs

By Gary McKechnie One of Florida’s finest road trips is along Highway 90 in Northwestern Florida. Because the road predates the parallel I-10 by decades, it rolls through a lot of Old Florida towns. One that always catches my eye is DeFuniak Springs, 80 miles east of Pensacola. DeFuniak Springs…

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Indian River County: Arts, Culture and the Great Outdoors

Indian River County, with the towns of Vero Beach, Fellsmere and Sebastian, is filled with natural and cultural wonders, a place for you and your family to explore and learn together. - Indian River County Chamber of Commerce - Indian River County Chamber of…

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10 of Florida's Great RV Parks

By Kevin Mims It's no secret that Florida is one of the most popular destinations for RV'ers, especially in the winter months. RV parks in Florida are easy to find and range from rustic retreats all the way up to high-end private resorts. The typical RV'er is changing, too. More and more, working…

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Mountain Biking – Yes, Mountain Biking – in Florida

By Brandon D. Shuler Think mountain biking, and Florida may not immediately come to mind. But it should. Florida not only has a vibrant mountain biking community, it also can boast hundreds of miles of mountain bike trails that welcome the beginner and challenge the best mountain bikers in the…

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Wildlife Refuges in Florida: It’s Only Natural

By Janet K. Keeler Florida is teeming with wildlife, most famously prehistoric alligators and showy long-legged coastal birds. Manatees, dolphins and varieties of sea and box turtles are also among the state’s natural beauties. And, the Atlantic Flyway ecosystem runs through the state, a…

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Florida State Parks and State Trails Monthly Photo Contest

By Lauren Tjaden You could be rewarded for your special photo of a Florida State Park or State Trail. Some Florida State Parks boast dazzling beaches. MacArthur Beach Park in southeast Florida is one example: visiting it feels like letting out your breath when you didn’t even know you were…

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Go with the Flow: Florida Waterfalls

By Lauren Tjaden Of course there are waterfalls in Florida! They may not be the tallest, but the Sunshine State puts its own, utterly unique and glorious twist on waterfalls, from hidden gems that reveal their splendor beside remote hiking trails to famed favorites that are must-sees. Explore a…

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Top 5 Florida Islands for the Perfect Staycation

By Lauren Tjaden It’s called island time for a reason. When you escape onto a tract of land completely surrounded by water, you escape more than the mainland. It might be the sand, sprinkled with shells, or the water lapping the shores, or even the salty sea breeze. But on an island, the pressures…

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