We’re visiting D. C. more these days because we have family there. We’ll add to this list of restaurants we’ve enjoyed and recommend to you. The food is good in all of them. Continue reading Places to Eat in the D.C. Area
DeLand, Florida, is just an hour or less from Orlando or Daytona Beach and offers a variety of things to do. If you’re a tourist visiting Disney or the other attractions, maybe you would find something to break the “tourist mold” on your way to Daytona Beach. There’s something for everyone! Continue reading Try DeLand for Something to Do
Some ideas for when you visit Vero Beach.
The Ocean Grill has very tasty food (pricey, though) and a fun, eclectic interior. You could park near the restaurant and do shops and walk the beach. There’s plenty of beach access points along A1A north and south of Vero Beach. Disney has a resort north of the restaurant on A1A.
We stopped at the McLarty Treasure Museum. It was fascinating to learn about 1,500 survivors stranded here when a fleet of Spanish treasure ships sank off the coast in 1715.
We only had a half hour to stop at Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge. I can’t guarantee you would see dolphins, but if you want to try, we saw a pod of dolphins feeding in the river.
Here’s a good list of things to do in and near Vero Beach. Continue reading Vero Beach
We had a great four-day trip to help Josh settle in for his first job after college. The movers picked up his things on Thursday, August 26th. We drove about eight hours on Friday to South Carolina and shopped for some things Saturday. The movers arrived at 8 PM on Saturday. Twenty-four hours later, we had assembled the IKEA furniture Josh had purchased in Orlando and had most everything unpacked. So, we just had enough time to do everything we thought of to help him. (The photo is of Mike and Josh celebrating with some root beer floats on Sunday … Continue reading Moving Josh to Aiken
In part one, learn a little about visiting Sea World and Gainesville, Florida. I also posted photos of our mini-vacation. Continue reading The Memorial Day Weekend Mashup: Part 1
We went on a dolphin ecotour and visited the Florida Aquarium. Join us on our trip to Tampa by clicking on the link to our slideshow. Continue reading Looking for Dolphins