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  1. Universal's Volcano Bay: For the Young & the Young At Heart

    Universal's Volcano Bay: For the Young & the Young At Heart

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    In just a few days, Universal Orlando’s biggest expansion in more than a decade will be unveiled. With a majestic volcano at its center, Universal’s Volcano Bay will welcome visitors and families beginning May 25. This water theme park is a first-of-its-kind – aquatic adventure with thrilling and fun attractions for children and adults alike. The team at Undercover Tourist has put together a few tips to help you create an unforgettable experience when visiting. 

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  2. Castillo de San Marcos (Photo by Mike Miller)

    Saint Augustine, Florida

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    I have strong memories from my childhood vacations to Keystone Heights in north central Florida to visit my dad’s mom and family. Once each trip we would head off to Saint Augustine in my great- uncle’s Cadillac. I remember the huge old fort, the smell of the ocean, and the trees of unknown origin. Last winter, we stopped for an afternoon on our way to Seabrook Island, South Carolina. My return trip brought back these great memories and much more. 

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  3. Chokoloskee Island (Photo by Mike Miller)

    Chokoloskee Island, Florida

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    A few miles south on US29 from our home base in Everglades City, we discovered Chokoloskee Island. It is a wonderful Off the Beaten Path spot with great food, photography, fishing and the historical and mysterious Smallwood Store. 

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  4. Travel Photography Tips: Part One

    Travel Photography Tips: Part One

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    Five Photography Tips from Richard and Amy Lynn, the authors, photographers, and publishers of The Sarcastic Lens:  An Ordinary Couple’s Photographic Journey through the Animal Kingdom.

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  5. Everglades (Photo by Mike Miller)

    The Everglades

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    From our home base in Everglades City, we headed out to get an up close look and feel of the Everglades. We wanted to photograph its beauty and somehow understand how this amazing “River of Grass” works. We went in February so there were few bugs and temperatures were between 55º to75º. We walked on boardwalk trails, drove our car way back non-paved roads and took a 2 hour boat ride. What we found left us amazed. The interconnections between the animal and plant life with the salt and freshwater underline the international importance of this natural wonder.

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  6. Photo by Mike Miller

    Everglades City, Florida

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    As part of our 36th Anniversary celebration, we headed off on a 25-day road trip to Florida. We wanted to revisit some of the places we discovered on our honeymoon in 1979. At the top of our list were The Everglades. We wanted a home base because we wanted to spend a couple of days in the area exploring and taking photographs. We chose the Everglades City Rod and Gun Club as our place to land. It is the Western Gateway to The Everglades National Park.

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  7. Glamping with the Grandkids

    Glamping with the Grandkids

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    Glamping is a great way for the whole family to enjoy the camaraderie of traditional outdoor camping with the glamour of hotel amenities. The offer below from Westgate River Ranch (located near Orlando, Fla.) is great to keep in mind with Mother’s Day, Father’s Day and several three-day holiday weekends right around the corner!

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  8. Marian at Legoland

    The Art, Culture, Fun, and Accommodation of LEGO

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    “We don’t stop playing because we grow old. We grow old because we stop playing”. This is the mantra of LEGO.  Yes, those famous LEGOs!  You probably played with them when you were a kid; then your kids played with them, and now, if you have grandchildren, they are playing with LEGOs too.  I love LEGOs. There is something so creative and personal about them. As Jorgen Vig Knundstop, Head of LEGO’s Corporate Management explained on YouTube: “There are many solutions to the same problem, and you have to imagine your own solution.”  

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  9. Highlights of Florida

    Highlights of Florida

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    Florida is known as the Sunshine State, and as the southernmost state in the continental USA, there are endless stretches of coastline dotted with white sand beaches. Although that’s true, there is so much more to this sunny destination! Head to the Florida Keys and spend a full day in Hemingway’s haunt — Key West. Travel through the natural splendor of the Everglades, stopping the Everglades National Park, an International Biosphere Reserve and UNESCO World Heritage site. This is a prime habitat of alligators and other wildlife so keep your cameras handy! Additionally, this tour stops in Naples, situated on the Gulf of Mexico, historical St. Augustine and Cocoa Beach. Come, feel the warmth of Florida!

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  10. Skydiving

    71-year-old Mother and Son Star in New TV Show

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    A mother-son duo from Ireland are starring in a new television series airing on the rebranded Discovery Life Channel on Thursday nights (10e/9c), a series that takes reality television and bravery to a whole new level. 

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  11. Epcot Flower & Garden Festival

    Epcot's International Flower & Garden Festival: MARCH 4 - MAY 17, 2015

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    Are you tired of cool, cold, and totally freezing days of winter?  If you are anything like me you could use a little bit of Florida Sunshine.  Mid Spring (after Easter week) is a great time of year to visit Walt Disney World due to lower crowds, nice temperatures, and one of my favorite events…

    The Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival 2015

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  12. On the Beach at St.Andrews (Photo by Richena Holbert)

    Panama City Beach, Florida

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    Ready to escape the winter blues? A visit to Florida’s Panhandle is worth the trip!

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  13. Legoland

    Build a Great Multi-generational Vacation at LegoLand Florida

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    Legoland has entered the amusement park market in Florida.  The newest, and largest Legoland is located 45 minutes from Tampa and Orlando.  The park, and adjacent water park has been open for a few years, but Summer 15 will start with a blast with the opening of the Legoland Hotel.  The hotel will be highly themed and have room for a family of 5.

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  14. Tomatoes

    Farmers Markets and Farm Stands

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    When I was a young girl, my mom would take me to pick fresh blackberries. We would both come home and make pies and jam. To this day, blackberries are on the top of my favorites. As I started traveling by car throughout the US, I always had an urge to stop if I saw a farm stand or farmers market come up on the roadside. Wherever my address has been, you will see me at the local farmers markets. They are all so different, so unique and special and have become a way of most of our lives.

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  15. Fort Lauderdale

    Beach and More in Ft. Lauderdale

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    Ft. Lauderdale Beach is a narrow, long area of sand on the Atlantic side of Florida.  It’s an area that is easy to travel to with an international airport 20 minutes from the beach.  The hotels are across the street from the main beach area, which gives easier access, and a less touristy feel.  Sidewalks are everywhere, and I noticed quite a few signs for “service animal relief centers”.  The pace in Ft. Lauderdale seems more laid back, and chilled than many other beach locations.  There is a water taxi, lots of local tours on the water, tons of dining and shopping options (think Los Olas) and more.

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  16. Studio with Queen Bed

    Beachside Village Resort: Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida

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    With the chill hitting the air and the thoughts of last year’s cold winter, Susie is directing her thoughts to a trip to south Florida for warmth, sun and sand. One property that is in one of the lists of top pet-friendly locations is located just north of Miami in Lauderdale by the Sea and provides access to a good portion of south Florida and a stay on the Atlantic coast.

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  17. Williams House

    Williams House: Amelia Island, Florida

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    When I mention Florida, do your thoughts go to the southern part of the state? Most people do, but if you haven’t explored the northeastern region, you’ve missed a lot of history and beauty.

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  18. Mineral Springs (Photo by Mike Miller)

    North Point, Florida

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    One mile north of U.S. 41 on Florida’s Southwest Coast is North Point, home to the only warm mineral spring in Florida. People from all over the world come to soak in this “Fountain of Youth”. The waters are believed to have extradinary healing powers. We had to find out for ourselves. 

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  19. The Malecon – Sea Wall Drive

    The Malecon – Sea Wall Drive

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    There is a very characteristic thoroughfare in Havana. It extends for five miles along the ocean front, looking out to the Florida Straits and the Great Blue River, also known as The Gulf Stream; between La Punta, where Paseo del Prado starts, and the Torreon de La Chorrera, at the mouth of Almendares River. It is the Malecón or Sea Wall Drive.

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  20. Delray Sands Pool

    Florida Beach Jewel - Delray Sands Resort: Highland Beach, Florida

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    Florida never ceases to amaze me – somehow there is always a new area or beach to explore that I want to share with my fellow Baby Boomers. I found just such a place in South Florida, near Delray, in Highland Beach. The hotel, the Delray Sands Resort, is located in a residential area on a private beach called Highland Beach – who knew?  Well, we all do now! It used to be a Holiday Inn and has been completely renovated.

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  21. Fort Lauderdale Cultural and Relax Package for Moms and Daughters or Girlfriends’ Getaway

    Fort Lauderdale Cultural and Relax Package for Moms and Daughters or Girlfriends’ Getaway

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    In time for Mother’s Day but available through October 1st, Fort Lauderdale, Florida’s cultural and relax package is perfect for a couple of women or a few more. 

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  22. Making Memories with the Whole Family

    Making Memories with the Whole Family

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    Family vacations involving the whole family -- from grandparents to grandkids -- are a growing trend around the world. This may be because family is living farther apart than ever before, making meeting in a common destination a real draw and a cost-effective reality. 

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  23. Exploring the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

    Exploring the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

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    Are you a fan of Harry Potter?  If the answer is YES you may want to check out Universal Studios in Orlando Florida.  Universal Studios is located less than 30 miles away from Disney World, and only a couple miles from Sea World so many people visit Universal Studios and Island of Adventure.

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  24. Florida for Snowbirds

    Florida for Snowbirds

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    Snowbirds looking to escape the cold, but who prefer a temperate rather than tropical climate, will find the best of both worlds in Santa Rosa County, along Florida’s Panhandle. The destination has a plethora of affordable rental condominiums and homes, and RV campgrounds.

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  25. Absecon Ligthhouse

    Take New Jersey’s Lighthouse Challenge

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    Growing up on the Gulf Coast of South Florida, lighthouses were not part of the landscape.  I  saw my first—St. Augustine Light, built in 1789—on a family trip to the other side of the state, and was enthralled. Both by the light and its keeper, both keeping house and keeping ships, crew, and cargo safe from the perils of the sea.

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