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Jul 18, 2018

Key West: 94 Miles From Havana, Light Years from the HumDrum

Key West Florida is 129 miles from Miami, 94 miles from Havana, and light years away from the average humdrum place. History, heritage, art, culture and kinkiness are all at home here.

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Jul 18, 2018

Fort Myers Florida: Home of Edison, Ford and Firestone

Fort Myers Florida, a major city in Southwest Florida, is on the Caloosahatchee River. Thomas Edison settled here and so did his friends Henry Ford and Harvey Firestone.

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Jul 18, 2018

Yankeetown, Florida: Elvis Made a Movie in this Small Town

Yankeetown, Florida still treasures the days back in 1961 when Elvis Presley was in town to make the movie "Follow That Dream".

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Jul 14, 2018

Florida Backroads Travel Site Map

The Florida Backroads Travel site map shows all of the website pages so you can find your way around.

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Jul 13, 2018

Best Quirky Florida Festivals to Entertain and Educate You

These quirky Florida festivals will entertain you and teach you something new about Florida culture.

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Jul 13, 2018

Jupiter, Florida. Beautiful Lighthouse and Inlet

Jupiter is the northernmost town in Palm Beach County.

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Jul 13, 2018

Florida Towns: Best Places to Live in the Sunshine State

Florida towns come in many sizes and flavors. There is a town for you whether you are looking for fun, history, shopping, dining or a place to live.

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Jul 12, 2018

Everglades City: One Of Florida's Last Pioneer Frontiers

Everglades City Florida is on the edge of the Florida Everglades and the 10,000 islands. It was one of the last places to be connected to the rest of Florida.

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Jul 11, 2018

Captiva Island Florida. Paradise On The Florida Gulf Coast

Captiva Island Florida has beautiful white sand beaches and fishing waters. It also has touches of unspoiled Old Florida.

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Jul 11, 2018

Branford Florida is on the Suwannee River

Branford is a small town on the Suwannee River near the intersection of US-27 and US-129

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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 18 separate Florida travel books that can be previewed or purchased at Amazon.

Mike has logged more than 2,000,000 miles in a variety of vehicles on the Florida back roads


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