Tag Archives: day trips

Florida’s Gold Coast

Next in our series of how Florida’s Coasts got their names, is the Gold Coast. You might notice a bit of overlapping on the map, but for the most part, the Gold Coast consists of Miami/Dade and Broward Counties. There was … Continue reading

Posted in florida, florida's coasts | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Miami Nice

Miami is one of my favorite Florida cities. It is culturally diverse, vibrant and constantly evolving.  With just a short, two hour drive from our home and affordable (as in free lodging), since our daughter lives there, we visit several times per … Continue reading

Posted in florida | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Treasure Hunting

We love to ride our bikes and take them almost everywhere we go.  We notice things more acutely and feel more connected with nature when we are riding .  After a while, we actually start to consciously look for things that … Continue reading

Posted in florida | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dry Tortugas National Park and Fort Jefferson

Since we do not have a road trip planned this month, I thought we would show you the one we took in February, 2016 to Key West and the Dry Tortugas National Park. Visiting the Dry Tortugas National Park has … Continue reading

Posted in florida | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Coasting…..day two

After exploring a few highlights in the Palm Coast area, (see previous post) we returned to Flagler Beach the next day. Our first stop was at Swillerbee’s Craft Donuts and Coffee Bar for a sugary treat and a bit of … Continue reading

Posted in florida | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments