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May 09, 2021

Micanopy, Florida: Historic Village Named for a Seminole Chief

Micanopy is a village south of Gainesville with nice antique shops and restaurants. The town is a historic district.

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May 09, 2021

Steinhatchee, Florida. Scallops, Fishing and Small Town Charm

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

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May 09, 2021

12 Florida Outdoor Adventures

Florida's year round temperate to tropical climate makes it a perfect place for outdoor adventure.

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May 09, 2021

Weeki Wachee Springs Is The City Of Live Mermaids

Weeki Wachee Springs one of the most popular Florida attractions. Nature, recreation and beautiful mermaids. Enjoy shows, swim, camp, canoe, and relax.

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May 08, 2021

Florida Vintage Maps Track State's Growth 1764-2021

Florida vintage road maps are an interesting way to track the changes in this fast growing state.

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May 08, 2021

Florida Back Roads Travel Site Map

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

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May 08, 2021

Florida Ghost Towns. Memories on the Back Roads

Florida ghost towns still exist in a fast growing state. As natural resources were depleted and railroads closed, some towns faded into history.

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May 08, 2021

Cabbage Key Inn & Restaurant: No Cheeseburger In Paradise?

Cabbage Key Inn and Restaurant are accessible only by boat. It was the possible inspiration for Jimmy Buffet's Cheeseburger in Paradise.

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May 08, 2021

The Okeechobee Waterway: From the Atlantic to the Gulf

The Okeechobee Waterway stretches 154 miles from near Stuart, Florida to the Gulf of Mexico at Fort Myers. The trip takes you through old Florida.

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May 07, 2021

Florida Vintage Postcards: Time Travel Through Old Florida

Florida vintage postcards are beautiful chroniclers of our state's history.

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