Camping in the Everglades of Florida

Trail Lakes Campground, Ochopee, Florida In the tiny town of Ochopee, known for its post office which is about the width a large dog house, there is a welcome center and some air boat operators as well as a campground called Trail Lakes Campground which is located at the Skunk Ape Research Center.  This is … Continue reading Camping in the Everglades of Florida

A day at the Brevard Zoo on Florida’s Spacecoast

The Brevard Zoo Where can you kayak and go past a pair of camels in Florida?  Well, we've done it and know it is at the Brevard Zoo on Florida's Spacecoast.  The Spacecoast is best known, of course, for the Kennedy Space Center and NASA.  That visit will be part of another story. It consists … Continue reading A day at the Brevard Zoo on Florida’s Spacecoast