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Aug 22, 2017

Steinhatchee River Inn is an Old Florida Retreat on a Quiet River

Steinhatchee River Inn is located in the small fishing village of the same name.

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Aug 22, 2017

Steinhatchee Florida: Old End of the Road Fishing Village

Steinhatchee Florida is a quaint little Old Florida fishing village at the end of the road about 1.5 hours by car west of Gainesville.

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Aug 22, 2017

Florida Scalloping Is An Annual Event That Thousands Enjoy

Florida scalloping is enjoyed by thousands of Floridians and tourists each year. The season typically runs from the end of June to late September.

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Aug 21, 2017

A Florida County Map Is A Lesson In The History Of Florida

A Florida county map is a lesson in Florida history. When Florida became a United States territory in 1821, there were only two counties. Now there are 67.

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Aug 21, 2017

Florida Road Map: Florida Backroads Travel Has 9 of Them

Choose a Florida road map from the 9 presented on this web page.

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Aug 21, 2017

Alas Babylon Is Set During The Cold War But Has Timely Lessons For Today

Alas Babylon is a cold war novel that shows how people might react to daily challenges after a nuclear war. Mount Dora may be the fictional town of Fort Repose. n of Fort Repose might ha

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Aug 21, 2017

Two Egg Florida

Two Egg Florida is an unincorporated crossroads town way up in Northwest Florida near Georgia and Alabama. It's famous residents have included a ghost, a pirate, a monster and actress Faye Dunaway.

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Aug 18, 2017

Florida Small Inns, Hotels, Motels and Bed and Breakfast: Authentic Old Florida

Florida small inns are a pleasant alternative to the big chain hotels and motels.

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Aug 18, 2017

North South Road Trips on the Historic Major Florida Highways

These 8 north south trips are on major federal highways that existing before the Interstates.

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Aug 18, 2017

Florida Lighthouses Make Enlightening Day Trips

Florida lighthouses are typically on the coast and beautiful to see. Some of them are open to the public.

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Mike Miller has lived in Florida since 1960. He graduated as a civil engineer from the University of Florida and has lived and worked in most areas of the state.  He has a love of Old Florida that is reflected in the pages of this website. Mike is the author of 16 separate Florida travel books that can be previewed or purchased at Amazon.


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