Fernandina Beach Historic District {Florida}

Fernandina Beach Historic District {Florida}

Amelia Island is one of the prettiest places in Florida. And the historic district of Fernandina Beach makes for a lovely drive. It was the last Spanish settlement in the western hemisphere established in 1811 and is now listed on the National Historic Districts of the country. Beautiful houses line the streets with large green [...]

The Mermaids-Weeki Wachee State Park {Florida}

The Mermaids-Weeki Wachee State Park {Florida}

Always be yourself...unless you can be a mermaid, then always be a mermaid. We made our way to Weeki Wachee State Park so that we could see the mermaids for ourselves. And it was amazing! The mermaids were beautiful, graceful, and engaging as they told an adaptation of 'The Little Mermaid' by Hans Christian Anderson. [...]

Rainbow Springs State Park {Florida}

Rainbow Springs State Park {Florida}

This last weekend we ventured towards the west coast and spent some glorious hours exploring the beauty of Rainbow Springs State Park. This is the third largest natural springs in Florida and is considered one of Florida's greatest treasures. People have been drawn to the clear blue waters of the springs for hundreds of years [...]

Fort Christmas Historical Park {Florida}

Fort Christmas Historical Park {Florida}

We stopped by the Fort Christmas Historical Park for a pleasant afternoon. The fort was built on Christmas day in 1837 during the Seminole Wars. The fort was named Fort Christmas and then later the town was named Christmas after the fort. The fort houses artifacts and pictures of both the Seminole people and the [...]