Mermaids Of Weeki Wachee Springs – An Extraordinary Show Only In Florida!
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Mermaids Of Weeki Wachee Springs – An Extraordinary Show Only In Florida!

When I tell most people about the Mermaids Of Weeki Wachee Springs mermaid show in Florida, I am met with raised eyebrows. The Mermaids Of Weeki Wachee Springs underwater extravaganza only takes place at Weeki Wachee Springs! Typically, people think I am talking about a theater-style Broadway show, and most assume I mean a show…

Sweet Magnolias Cafe & Gift Shop – Bartow Florida
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Sweet Magnolias Cafe & Gift Shop – Bartow Florida

Every once in a while, your travels take you to places you never knew existed. Often, this includes a variety of experiences, and food is one we all cherish. After my first visit to Bartow, the locals gave me several recommendations of things we should do on our next visit. Sweet Magnolias Cafe Bartow, Florida,…

The Wonder House – Bartow, Florida
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The Wonder House – Bartow, Florida

All Bartowans are familiar with The Wonder House, Bartow, Florida.  After all, it was once the town’s main tourist attraction from 1934 to 1963. Sadly, like many mansions before it, The Wonder House has been through its share of owners and long stints of abandonment. 2015, the new owners purchased it to pursue their dream…

Safari Wilderness – An African Safari in Florida!
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Safari Wilderness – An African Safari in Florida!

An Africa Safari in Florida? Yes, really, and right in the heart of Central Florida. And, not a theme park imitation. An actual safari. Safari Wilderness is an authentic safari experience that enables you to ride through 260 acres of land where the animals roam free. Safari Wilderness is the only place in Central Florida…

100 Plus Things To Do In Central Florida This Fall – 2023
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100 Plus Things To Do In Central Florida This Fall – 2023

Are you looking for things to do in Central Florida this Fall? Fall is the beginning of many holiday celebrations, and Fall brings an extraordinary variety of things to do, especially Halloween ones! Here is your complete guide to all events, activities, and things to do in Central Florida. Get your pumpkin patch on, bring…

The Devils Den Spring – The Prehistoric Spring for Snorkeling and Diving
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The Devils Den Spring – The Prehistoric Spring for Snorkeling and Diving

The Devils Den Florida – a Prehistoric Spring is something most Floridians know about. A couple of years ago, a spree of promotion videos captivated the imagination of any of us who did not know about this spring. If you’ve seen any of those videos or pictures like me, you probably wonder what it’s like…

Amphicars at Disney Springs – Cars That Drive On Water!
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Amphicars at Disney Springs – Cars That Drive On Water!

What in the world are the amphicars at Disney Springs? If you’ve visited Disney Springs recently and been to the Boat House, you’ve likely seen the amphicars – the cars driving on the lake. Yes, automobiles that operate on water. Or a car that becomes a boat once on the water. Often referred to as…

Streamsong Resort – Why You Need to Stay and Play
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Streamsong Resort – Why You Need to Stay and Play

Build it, and they will come — a true statement for Streamsong Resort. It is located in the middle of nowhere, twenty-seven miles away from Lakeland, the closest town being Bartow, Florida. Streamsong Resort is like nothing you’ve experienced before. Opening in 2014, this mid-century modern marvel is spectacular from the outside, and no detail…

Bartow Florida – A Sleepy Town Making a Comeback
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Bartow Florida – A Sleepy Town Making a Comeback

Located in Polk County, referred to as the “City of Oaks and Azaleas,” Bartow, Florida, is unheard of by most. Like many small towns, the first appearance is the same: the classical main street, a four-way stop, the local courthouse, and the silence of empty storefronts. As you arrive on a Saturday, finding parking on…