The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles has launched their Safe Summer Travel campaign. As a result, officials are reminding motorists in the Sunshine State to put safety at the top of their travel checklist this summer. With more residents and visitors on...
Two Florida State Parks have been listed among the best in the nation on Dr. Beach’s Top 10 Beach List for 2019. Grayton Beach State Park is ranked at number three while Caladesi Island State Park has been set at number seven. Both are Florida State Parks. Both also...
Officials of the American Auto Club say a strong economy and weaker gas prices should help boost travel numbers this Memorial Day holiday weekend. The Auto Club Group forecasts the strongest kick-off to the summer travel season since 2005. It could be the second-largest travel volume on record – dating back to 2000. ...
It's been months in the making. Now, like a butterfly, Seven-The Sebring Raceway Hotel has emerged just in time for Race Week. The place was painted Sebring Blue earlier this year. The entrance sign now beckons visitors. The hotel was christened just in time for the beginning of...
We have written in the past about Giving the Gift of Time. Now, a new report from Vacasa confirms that Americans prefer a weekend getaway over chocolates, diamonds and flowers. According to a nationwide survey into Valentine's Day habits of more than 1,500 American adults, compiled in a new report from...
Our friends over at Florida Backroads Travel have compiled a list of Florida authors, where they lived and what they wrote. Earlier, we published a piece about motion pictures filmed here in the Sunshine State and recommended it might be a wonderful reason to select some of those sites as travel destinations.
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Officials at the American Automobile Association have predicted that a record-setting 5.9 million Floridians will travel 50 miles or more for the Christmas holidays this year. That's the most since AAA began tracking holiday travel in 2001. The Auto Club Group projects additional 266,000 Floridians will hit the holiday highways and skyways this year. “Low gas prices and...
Officials at AARP Travel recently released the results of its latest study, examining the health and wellness benefits of leisure vacationing. The survey found something we have known for quite some time now - those who travel reported better emotional and physical health and improved relationships and productivity at work. Additionally, one of the biggest advantages of travel is overall well-being....
For those who like to go shooting, a new state of the art facility has opened in Okeechobee. Called Center Mass Gun Range, it is located right downtown and is billed as Okeechobee's Premiere Indoor Live Fire Shooting Range with 8 Climate Controlled Shooting Lanes and Law Enforcement Simulators. This place could set a record for most-quickly becoming...
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