Wekiva Falls: Nature in Orlando’s North

Where is a great weekend getaway in Florida? We were looking for something fun and different to do but only had a weekend to do it so we thought of WHAT we wanted to do and went from there.  A friend had visited Cactus Jack's Trail Rides at Rock Springs Run Trail in Sorrento, Florida … Continue reading Wekiva Falls: Nature in Orlando’s North

How to find Nature and go Camping near Orlando

Wekiwa Springs State Park near Orlando, Florida Well having lived in the metro Orlando area for five years, I was surprised to learn about this park after moving back to the Tampa Bay area.  I stumbled upon it somehow while looking for a weekend getaway in the RV and I'm certainly glad I did.  It … Continue reading How to find Nature and go Camping near Orlando

A new way to get to Latin America from Tampa-St. Petersburg

COPA Airlines opens Latin America to Tampa Bay I recently had the pleasure of attending a kick off lunch honoring the CEO of COPA Airlines and celebrating the new route of Panama-Tampa.   It was one of those rare moments in the Tampa Bay area where I really felt like I was part of a … Continue reading A new way to get to Latin America from Tampa-St. Petersburg

Space Shuttle Atlantis and more at Kennedy Space Center

Kennedy Space Center - Titusville, Florida Okay, the last time I truly visited Kennedy Space Center was in the 1970s. And in the most recent years, I had been there for a meeting or two but it was always in and out and for business. This time, I was going as an adult and we … Continue reading Space Shuttle Atlantis and more at Kennedy Space Center

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