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January 2015

Manatees Gather at Three Sisters Springs

One hour north of Tampa, Crystal River is the world’s largest winter refuge for Florida manatees – and also where you can visit the “crown jewel” of all – Three Sisters Springs, a place to see and swim with manatees.

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January 2015

Six Authentic Florida Travel Destinations for 2015

We have turned the calendar to 2015. What will you do to get your year off to a fresh start?

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November 2014

Mary’s Florida Pecan Pie

Enjoy a Florida Pecan Pie recipe created by Mary Jeffery who with her husband George owned a Florida Pecan farm in the small town of Paisley, on the southern tip of the Ocala National Forest.

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November 2014

A Day Trip Brooksville, Florida’s Green Acres

Brooksville is a quaint historic town, north of Tampa where oak canopy roads meander through rolling green hills creating an ideal journey for the authentic Florida traveler.

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October 2014

Authentic Dade City, Where the Kumquat Rules

Welcome to Dade City where Florida southern charm combines hospitality, history and a “golden gem” known as the kumquat.

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October 2014

Authentic Florida Fall

Fall is in the air. In most areas of the country, there is an obvious change of season but in Florida, fall arrives in much more subtle ways.

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September 2014

Step Back in Time: Four Florida Forts

Historical Florida forts provide opportunities to climb over, under and through tunnels, gates, walkways and walls while peering through turrets with sweeping panoramic harbor and beach vistas.

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July 2014

Florida Mango Mania Road Trip!

Mangos – rich and exotic – bursting with flavor, and considered the “crown jewel” of Florida’s tropical fruits

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May 2014

It’s Time to Pick Florida Blueberries!

Now is the perfect time to grab your buckets and pick those precious Florida blueberries

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March 2014

Authentic Florida’s Siesta Key

Siesta Key’s sugary white sand, temperate Gulf of Mexico and gentle breezes will soothe the savage beast.

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