September 21, 2017
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FL Keys

7 Reasons to Visit the Florida Keys

February 28, 2015 0

Welcome to the island nation of your dreams, er, we mean the Florida Keys. Here in the Keys, or as some would like to call- the Conch Republic, you’ll find everything you need for that

A spiney lobster out in the open
Fish and Fishing

Where to find Lobster in the Florida Keys

March 24, 2017 0

A lot of people know where to find lobster in the Keys. There are GPS coordinates listed on the internet. These places are crowded and picked over. In this article you’ll learn how to find

Pine Trees on Pine Island Florida
Southwest FL

Pine Island Florida

March 3, 2017 0

Pine Island Florida is in a unique location. To get there you drive across two islands and three bridges, or come by boat. It’s separated from the Gulf of Mexico by Pine Island Sound and

A Goliath grouper
Fish and Fishing

Spearfishing Tips and techniques for freedivers in the Caribbean and the Keys

February 28, 2017 0

Following these tips will make you a better spear fisherman. There’s more to the sport than just swimming down and shooting at fish. Proper technique leads to more successful dives. Spearfishing is more hunting than

A bride in a beach wedding dress
Events

How to Choose a Wedding Dress for the Beach

February 23, 2017 0

Choosing a wedding dress for the beach can be a bit tricky. Most brides have a style in mind before they ever step one foot into a bridal shop, which may or may not be

Aligators in Florida
Reptiles

Alligators in Florida

February 18, 2017 0

Alligators in Florida are a common site in the wild and well worth seeing. They’re living dinosaurs we can observe today. Where to see alligators in Florida The farther south you go on mainland Florida,

honukini
Bikinis & More

REVIEW: Honukini Swimwear- Handmade Bikinis Made in Florida

February 2, 2017 0

With near constant sunshine, Florida is home to the land of bikinis. Here you’ll find designer red bikinis, Eco-friendly patterned bikinis, some that barely exist and others that cover it all. Most of the bikinis

A lionfish in Florida
Fish and Fishing

Lionfish in Florida

January 31, 2017 0

Lionfish in Florida are an invasive species that have invaded the state’s coastal waters. The first sightings were reported in 1985 off the Atlantic Coast. The original fish were probably released by kindhearted aquarists after

A bride and a law book on a Florida beach.
Live

Florida Beach Wedding Regulations

January 30, 2017 0

After the excitement of getting engaged and deciding on a Florida beach wedding, a bride’s best friend for the big event is knowledge of state, county and local rules and ordinances. While this might sound

Matlacha Bridge Sunrise
Fish and Fishing

The Matlacha Bridge – Great Fishing and More

January 19, 2017 2

Matlacha Bridge fishing has been touted as the best bridge fishing in America, but the great fishing is only the start. Within walking distance there’s shopping, restaurants, hotels, a nice park for the kids as

A photo of a screwworm larva
FL Keys

Screwworms return to Florida

January 16, 2017 0

The horror is back. Screwworms are the only insect that eats the healthy flesh of mammals, including man. Screwworm infections can be fatal to humans. The scientific name of the kind found in Florida is

Florida Wildlife

A photo of a screwworm larva
FL Keys

Screwworms return to Florida

January 16, 2017 0

The horror is back. Screwworms are the only insect that eats the healthy flesh of mammals, including man. Screwworm infections can be fatal to humans. The scientific name of the kind found in Florida is

The West osprey nest
Birds

The Osprey Nests of Matlacha Park

February 28, 2015 0

There are three working osprey nests in the park now. No chicks have been observed yet. It’s still early. The Nests The entrance to Matlacha Park is next to the Blue Dog restaurant. All the

Birds

Shark Valley–Photograph Alligators in the Wild and Up Close

January 14, 2015 0

If your travel plans include a trip near the southern tip of Florida, you might want to venture out to a park called Shark Valley. While the name conjures up images of the movie Jaws,

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