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Florida Food Stories

November 2015 – Florida –  This post is mostly stories that revolve around food in Florida.  From Macaroni and Cheese Pizza, to BBQ, to Cuban Pizza and well done Italian.  Top it off with a couple of deserts, one mundane the other not.  I’ve mostly held back on food related posts, but these fell together……


Homosassa Springs

November 12th, 2015 – Homosassa Florida – After canoeing with the Manatees I wanted a little better view.  I had heard that a nearby Florida State park……


Crystal River Canoe Paddle

November 10th, 2015 – Florida – The Gulf Coast of Florida is also often called the “Nature Coast” and the Crystal River is a great example of this. ……


Big Cypress National Preserve

November 9th, 2015 – Southern Florida – Adjacent to the Everglades is the Big Cypress National Preserve.  You pass through this on highway 41, the Tamiami Trail. ……


Everglades (3 of 3) – Shark Valley Area

November 8th, 2015 – Everglades National Park –  This is Everglades Post 3 of 3 about “Shark Valley”. I arrived in time to take the last tram……


Everglades (2 of 3) – Everglades City Area

November 8th, 2015 – Everglades National Park – This is Everglades post number two, day two out of Everglades City.  I took two tours out of the Gulf Coast Visitor’s Center at the west side of the park.  One trip was up the Turner River and then up a creek under the canopy of……


Everglades (1 of 3) – Flamingo Area

November 7th, 2015 – Everglades National Park, FL – This is Everglades post number one, day one in the park in the south.  I took two boat tours out of the Flamingo Visitor’s center located near the south tip of the park.  Highlights included American Crocodiles, watching an Osprey catch a fish, dolphins swimming under……


Florida Keys

November 5th-7th, 2015 – Florida Keys – Having driven above the Arctic Circle out onto the North Slope Tundra, and to Cape Spear in Newfoundland, I figured……


Orlando

October 27th-November 4th – Orlando Florida –  For me the Orlando Theme Parks aren’t about pictures, but rather about absorbing an experience.  So this post will be mostly stories and fewer photos.  I spent several days at Disney and one day at Universal’s two parks.  It certainly got me some much needed exercise.  I have……