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Swimming With Manatees

by Jenni Ingersoll on November 16, 2011

When the weather and water temperatures begin to drop, the Crystal River/Kings Bay area of Florida becomes the winter home of nearly 400 West Indian Manatees.  Manatees  prefer slow moving rivers,  canals and coastal areas where vegetation and sea grass flourish, apparently why they’re drawn to the natural springs of the Crystal River where the […]

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4 Georgia Beaches to Discover

by Mary Jo Manzanares on May 3, 2017

Travelers weary of overdeveloped and crowded beaches will find the perfect remedy on Georgia’s Atlantic coast. Whether the destination is one of Georgia’s famous Golden Isles, a windswept national seashore like Cumberland Island, or the diverse experience that is Tybee Island, there’s a place where the shore is calm and uncrowded. 1 – Cumberland Island National […]

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Experience Animal Adventures at Interactive Parks

by Jenni Ingersoll on April 19, 2017

A small animal park in Harpursville, New York excitedly invited the world to observe the birth of a baby giraffe, an experience very few have witnessed. This has allowed those watching to fall in love not only with the giraffe couple and their antics but with the Animal Adventure Park.  If you don’t live within the New York State area, fear not, […]

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Save The Bay Seal Watch Cruise

by Jenni Ingersoll on July 25, 2016

Ever wonder what can make an entire boat of passengers say “Awww” at the exact same time?  Spotting a young Harbor Seal sunning itself on a rock, for one. Harbor Seals arrive to the waters of the Narragansett around November seeking the comforts the Bay has to offer. Namely, protection from predators, an abundance of food and the […]

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Family Friendly Activities in Homosassa Springs, Florida

by Jenni Ingersoll on November 30, 2011

My family and I shared a wonderful experience when we went swimming with the Florida Manatees in the Crystal River at Homosassa Springs, Florida. Truth be told it was a little more wonderful for some than others.  Like most family adventures that begin before dawn there was more than one grumbling member of our party.  […]

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Dominican Republic’s East Coast Beaches

by Rita Cook on October 7, 2011

Punta Cana beach Dominican Republic

There are beaches all over the world, but some of the best are just south of North America in the Caribbean.  Particularly in the Dominican Republic, the second largest Caribbean island, where visitors flock daily.  Punta Cana,  on the island’s east coast, is where you can enjoy beautiful, white sand adorning a coastline that boasts […]

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