History, Beaches & Blue Angels

'Tween Tallahassee & New Orleans

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Ft. George Island

Northeast of Jacksonville

Explore the Kingsley Plantation 

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Charlotte Harbor

South of Tampa

Pristine natural wonderland 

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Bug Fever!

2015 Florida Lobster Season Opens

One of Florida's finest catches

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Top Ten Favorites

Perfect for the family

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Florida's Nirvana

Ichetucknee River & Springs

Let the river run through you


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Cross Creek Homestead

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Author, "The Yearling"

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Good Family Fun

Florida Scallop Season is Open!

Catch your own dinner

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Pensacola: History, Beaches & Blue Angels

Pensacola is Florida’s westernmost city between Tallahassee and New Orleans, immersed in history, delicious food, outstanding beaches and proud home to the Blue Angels and the Naval Aviation Museum

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Simple & Delicious Florida Shrimp Salad

I've been serving this Florida dish for as long as can I remember. It uses fresh Gulf shrimp, which I love and it’s simple, healthy and delicious. It’s also completely versatile and can be served with a lovely candle lit dinner

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