Officials of the AAA tell us that this year, Christmas and Thanksgiving will combined for a holiday travel record. In fact, more than 6.1 million Floridians will be on the road for last holidays of the year. That's 300,000 more than last year. Here in the Sunshine State,...
The American Automobile Association is predicting Thanksgiving Travel to be at near record levels this year. Our destination has not yet been determined. But we probably will be part of their projection. Here in Florida, AAA officials told us there will be 2.9 million travelers on the highways. That's...
Our friend Mandy Longo has told us that she's rebranded her Mosquito County Tours. It now is known as Around Orlando Tours. Mandy informed us - and the rest of the world - that after a year of being in business, she decided it was time to regroup and push ahead.
As you may, or may not, know - September is Bourbon Heritage month. And there's still time to celebrate! When it comes to Bourbon whiskey many folks don't know that the Sunshine State offers you a lot of options. We have had the opportunity to visit some...
We have blogged about the Klingon Feast in Daytona in the past. So we were saddened to learn that this year's qepHom will be their last. We learned this in an official announcement from Admiral K'rum epitai-Urussig (Retired). While writing that "Many issues have led to this decision," he...
We have just been alerted by the Better Business Bureau about a travel scam that is costing some people a lot of money! As we understand it, criminals are impersonating major brands. The idea is to confuse travelers into making unnecessary payments. One of their telltale moves, is...
September is Honey Month. Florida has a rich history in honey. And if you have visited the Sunshine State, you've probably had a taste of the fabled Orange Blossom Honey. But have you ever tried Sea Grape honey? There's also Mangrove, Palmetto, Gallberry and even Brazillian Pepper honey. ...
August is Motor Sports Awareness Month and the Sebring International Raceway already is celebrating. The Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring has been voted the best motorsports event in North America. That designation comes from fans voting in the USA Today's '10best' poll. It is a month-long election that pits...
According to our research department, this is "Beautiful in Your Skin Month." A while back, we reviewed an on-the-road skin care system called Skinbuzz. Although Skinbuzz is made primarily for teenagers, Mrs Funmeister was sufficiently impressed with the organic ingredients that she decided to try their sunblock.
According to our crack research team, June is World Sponge Month. And you cannot think of sponges without thinking of Tarpon Springs. In fact, did you know that Tarpon Springs is the "Sponge Capital of the World"? We suggest a road trip is in order.
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