FLORIDA BACK ROADS BLOG

We know many of you are limiting travel during these uncertain times.  Although we continue to feature trips and places to visit, we are not encouraging you to visit them until it is safe.  We want to support Florida's attractions and businesses during this situation, and hope you will plan to visit them when things get better.  In the meantime, enjoy them virtually from the comfort of your home. 

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Jul 12, 2020

Mayport, Florida: Old Fishing Village, Car Ferry, Naval Base

Mayport, Florida is an old fishing village on the St Johns River at the Atlantic Ocean

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Jul 12, 2020

101 Favorite Florida Restaurants

I have visited many Florida restaurants in my travels around the state. Here are reviews of some of them I've enjoyed the most.

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Jul 12, 2020

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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Jul 12, 2020

Singleton's Seafood Shack: Fresh Seafood in a Fishing Village

Singleton's Seafood Shack serves seafood fresh off the boat. Has been in business in Mayport since 1967.

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Jul 12, 2020

Glen St. Mary. Florida's Outstanding Rural Community of 2004

Glen St. Mary is a few paces west of Macclenny in Northeast Florida, 6 miles south of the Georgia State Line.

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Jul 12, 2020

Macclenny, Florida. Small Town West of Jacksonville

Macclenny, Florida is a small town west of Jacksonville that has an Old Florida atmosphere.

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Jul 12, 2020

Kapok Tree Inn: Historic Clearwater Dining Adventure

The 200-seat Kapok Tree Inn opened in Clearwater in 1958 and immediately became a hit with locals and tourists alike.

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Jul 12, 2020

Lakeside Inn In Mount Dora: Oldest in Florida, Still Charming

This historic hotel has been in business since 1883. It is on Lake Dora in downtown Mount Dora close to shops and restaurants.

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Jul 12, 2020

Bok Tower Gardens: Serene National Historic Landmark

Bok Tower Gardens is one of the most serene Florida tourist attractions. This oasis of quiet beauty is only an hour south of Orlando.

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Jul 11, 2020

Our Favorite Florida Small Inns, Motels, and Hotels

Florida historic yet modernized small inns are a pleasant alternative to the big chain hotels and motels. Many are off the beaten path.

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Mike Miller, Florida Author and owner of  Florida Backroads Travel



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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.  His love of Florida is reflected in the pages of this website. Mike is the author of 25 books.  Many of the books are about Florida and can be previewed or purchased at Amazon.


Mike has logged more than 2,000,000 miles in 37 different vehicles on the Florida back roads


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