Originally from the UK, Brit has lived in Florida since 1996. Brit’s been to all fifty of the United States of America. And, Florida is still her all-time favorite state. Located in the heart of theme parks, Brit passionately travels across Florida uncovering lesser-known gems. When not overseas you will find Brit on the water somewhere in Florida. Come on the journey and explore the beauty of Florida with Brit.

Titusville Florida’s Private Islands

A private island in Titusville? This can’t be right. Well, if you head out onto the Indian River Lagoon - an estuary, you will find a few! And, they are like a scene from Robinson Crusoe. I’m willing to bet most boaters don’t think about sandbars or having a private island to themselves when you mention [...]

2019-06-23T22:19:23-04:00By |0 Comments

The Howey Mansion – Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida

The Howey Mansion in Florida might not be as well-known as other mansions from the 1900’s era. It might not be as famous, as big or as opulent, but it is packed with rich history, a fascinating story and it’s been renovated to capture the original luster. A massive fan of mansions, palaces, and stately homes, [...]

2019-12-20T06:48:45-05:00By |0 Comments

Cape Romano Dome House – Marco Island Florida

Cape Romano Dome House History The Cape Romano Dome House is not technically on Marco Island, Florida.  It is on the next Island down called Ten Thousand Island, which is only accessible via water. The island belongs to a larger group of Ten Thousand Islands.  Built by Bob Lee, a now-deceased retired oil producer in [...]

2020-01-03T22:36:03-05:00By |2 Comments

Five Best Airboat Rides Near Orlando

Almost everyone who visits Florida asks what Orlando has to offer other than the theme parks. People are in search of cultural or Floridian things to do. There are hundreds of options from springs to historical forts and back! But my all-time favorite crowd pleasurer is an airboat ride! And contrary to popular belief, you [...]

2019-12-29T22:02:11-05:00By |0 Comments

How To Save Thousands On Your Disney World Vacation by Renting Davids DVC Points For Disney Deluxe Resorts

The easiest way to save thousands on a Disney World vacation is to use Davids DVC points for stays at Disney Deluxe resorts. All Disney enthusiasts dream of staying on-site at a Deluxe Disney Resort. It’s a dream for most because Disney World Resorts are pricey. While Disney World does offer resorts in all budget categories, [...]

2020-01-19T16:39:19-05:00By |2 Comments

Scalloping in Florida – A Helpful Illustrated Guide: Where and How to Catch Scallops

Scalloping in Florida is essentially an underwater scavenger hunt for dinner! It's a Floridian tradition that many enjoy year after year. Florida scalloping is a family-friendly way to spend the day on the water catching juicy edible mollusks that appear on many seafood menus across the globe! There are a variety of different types of [...]

2020-01-19T18:12:16-05:00By |6 Comments

Free Things to do in Orlando at Christmas

Free things to do in Orlando are not hard to find!  Here are tons of FREE things to do in Orlando at Christmas to get you into the mood without spending any money! This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure and privacy policy for more information. Here Are 50 Free Things to do in Orlando [...]

2020-01-01T16:19:35-05:00By |0 Comments

Vero Beach – A Tropical Paradise

Vero Beach – A Tropical Paradise Central Florida’s east coast beaches are not known for tropical blue waters. Every magazine and every article will show you tropical blue water.  I’ve lived here for over 20 years and done my fair share of east coast beaches. Usually, you don’t see the blue water until you get to [...]

2019-06-23T14:00:30-04:00By |0 Comments

Homosassa – Is It Better Than The Crystal River?

I’ve previously written about  The Crystal River and Scalloping. I also shared that in 2018 we would be scalloping out of Homosassa which is considered the mecca of scalloping. For many Floridian’s, scalloping out of Homosassa is an annual event, a tradition and many swear by Homosassa over the Crystal River. We spent three weekends out there this [...]

2019-11-21T03:23:12-05:00By |2 Comments