Travel

Explore Florida’s Natural Wonders.

While Glamping! Too often we categorize Florida as the land of Disney theme parks and partying on South Beach. Well yes, these things exist and they’re widely enjoyed, but what about the natural side of Florida? After all, it is a massive state packed w ...

Find Great Hiking with Bird Watching.

and Native Flora Galore at Lettuce Lake Park Lettuce Lake Park opened in 1982 near the USF campus and quickly became a hub for activity.  Prior to this time Lettuce Lake Park area was used primarily for cattle grazing, hunting and fishing. Today, this 24 ...

Saddle Creek Park Nature Trail.

This unique find in urban Lakeland is yet another place to visit in the greater Destination Tampa Bay area!  This Nature Trail is part of the REAL Florida series we have been bringing to our readers all over the world…giving them yet another reason to ...

The New Fenway Hotel Scheduled to Launch.

The historic boutique Fenway Hotel is well on its way to opening as the new Fenway Hotel in Dunedin. Led by Joe Collier, president of Tampa-based Mainsail Lodging & Development, special guests recently got a sneak peek at the reconstruction project th ...

Summer Nights Add Excitement at Busch Gardens.

Busch Gardens ‘Summer Nights’ End August 5. The first weekend of August will be the last opportunity for you to experience endless energy and thrilling rides from day into night. Busch Gardens’ Summer Nights will continue August 3-5 before coming to ...

Keep Pinellas Beautiful: FREE Workshops for Teens.

Keep Pinellas Beautiful is offering its summer workshop series for the third year in a row! They will hold three FREE week-long Youth Environmental Leadership Programs for students in grades 9-12 to participate in hands-on skill-building activities. Enr ...

VISIT FLORIDA Launches “Keys to Summer”.

 Campaign to Highlight the Florida Keys Today VISIT FLORIDA launched its “Keys to Summer” campaign to highlight the bright, beautiful and brilliant experiences of the Florida Keys. The integrated campaign will include marketing efforts across ...

Dead River Road and the Hillsborough River….

Where Nature Plays About Dead River Park Situated at the confluence of Dead River and the Hillsborough River, this park is a pleasant place of just 21 acres to unwind. Nature lovers appreciate a scenic two-mile low traffic trail alongside the Hillsboroug ...

Let’s Ride!.

Three area trails offer bicyclists a choice of easy outdoor getaways. The Safety Harbor area offers numerous opportunities for bicycling enthusiasts to enjoy easy recreational rides filled with scenic beauty and native wildlife. Three outstanding rides ca ...