Cultural Attractions in Daytona Beach, Florida

Daytona Beach sign

The bright sun and the white sandy beaches are big, big attractions for Daytona Beach as are all of the motor sports and related motor sport sites. These are the things that most people think of when they think of Daytona Beach. Maybe that is because Daytona Beach bills itself as ‘The World’s Most Beautiful … Read more

Sanibel and Captiva Islands, Southwest Coast of Florida

Sanibel and Captiva islands beaches

Sanibel and Captiva islands are located just off the Southwest coast of Florida. They are situated between Fort Myer and Naples in the Gulf of Mexico. The two islands are connected by a bridge and both are real tropical island paradises. Sanibel is all tourist all the time while Captiva is one of the most … Read more

Captiva Island Sport Fishing Options

Fishing on Captiva Island

Captiva Island is connected to Sanibel Island by a bridge but that bridge really connects to different worlds. The islands are located in the Gulf of Mexico just off of Florida’s Southwest coast. They are situated between Fort Myers and Naples and are just a little closer to Fort Myers but easily accessible from both … Read more

Birds of the Everglades National Park, Florida

A bird in Everglades

The Florida Everglades are vast with a wide variety of birds. If you are an avid birder, there is no better trip that you could plan than one to the Everglades in Florida. You will see water fowl and other birds there that you will not likely see any other place than in the Florida … Read more

Animals of Everglades National Park, Florida

Turtle in Everglades National park

The Everglades National Park in Florida is an area of subtropical marsh lands that are under the protection of the United States government either as a national park or a wild life refuge. The wildlife in the area is all protected. In the Everglades with an experienced guide you can see many different species of … Read more

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina – History, Attractions, Travel Guide

Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is actually an elevated sand bar or sorts. To the east of Myrtle Beach is the Atlantic Ocean and to the west of Myrtle Beach is the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway. Myrtle Beach was not inhabited until 1908 when railroad was built between Myrtle Beach and Conway. The railroad had been constructed … Read more

Romantic Sanibel and Captiva Islands for Weddings and Honeymoons

A lighthouse on Sanibel and Captiva Island

If there is anything more romantic than a tropical island, I can’t imagine what it would be. Romance seems to roll in on every wave and drip from each palm tree. Sanibel and Captiva Islands have been the scenes of marriage proposals, weddings and vow renewals for a long time and there is no doubt … Read more

Myrtle Beach and the Grand Strand, South Carolina

Grand Strand, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

You have very likely heard of the Grand Strand. The Grand Strand actually consists of Myrtle Beach, North Myrtle Beach and Georgetown. The Grand Strand is a popular vacation destination as well as a popular retirement area for older Americans. They are drawn to the area because of the mild winter weather and maybe the … Read more

Golf Options at Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Golfing in South Carolina

Nobody can discuss Myrtle Beach, South Carolina without talking about Pine Lakes Country Club. Pine Lakes Country Club is the oldest golf course in Myrtle Beach and is often called ‘The Granddaddy’. In the 1920’s a group of wealth businessmen decided to create a truly up-scale beach get-a-way for themselves and their families which … Read more

Visiting Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Broadway at the Beach, South Carolina

Everywhere you look near Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, you will see billboards that proclaim in big bold letters, “Broadway on the Beach. Where Myrtle Beach Comes to Life”. You can believe these signs. They speak the truth. There are 350 acres of shops, restaurants, nightlife, attractions, and top-flight hotels at … Read more