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May 18, 2019

Florida Heritage Travel: Free Ezine

Florida Heritage Travel is a free monthly E-zine that informs readers of updates to the website Florida Back Roads Travel.

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May 17, 2019

The Darker Side of Jim Crow Florida

Gus was one of the best men I ever knew. He worked for me on one of the soil testing drill rigs that I ran out of Tampa shortly after I graduated from

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May 17, 2019

Florida Black Football Pioneers Were Civil Rights Trailblazers

Florida black football pioneers led the way to full desegregation of the state's sports teams. These are their stories.

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May 16, 2019

My Best Road Trip Cars in Two Million Miles of Florida Travel

We have driven a lot of cars and trucks on our Florida travels: more than 2,000,000 Florida miles.

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May 15, 2019

Our 11 Favorite Florida Small Inns, Motels, and Hotels

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

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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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