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You can get wild at this Central Florida safari attraction

You can get wild at this Central Florida safari attraction

LAKELAND, Fla. – Once you are on property at Safari Wilderness, you don’t feel like you are anywhere in Florida, especially not a few miles from Interstate 4. Instead, the 265-acre property with more than 500 animals from 40 species makes you feel like you are in the middle of Africa.  “This ...

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Aktion Parks opening new Florida facility

Aktion Parks opening new Florida facility

Aktion Parks, a subsidiary of Correct Craft, announced that Elite Cable Park in Auburndale, Fla., will open to the public July 13 after a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Elite Cable Park is part of the new USA Water Ski and Wake Sports Foundation headquarters and training center. The facility is also part ...

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New Study Suggests Seaweed Influx Will Continue In Florida

New Study Suggests Seaweed Influx Will Continue In Florida

By Marcus Lim / The Associated Press The clumps of brown seaweed that smell like rotten eggs and are causing disruptions along Florida‘s Atlantic beaches won’t be going away anytime soon, a new study released Thursday has found. The University of South Florida report suggests the pungent, slimy seaweed, known ...

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Column: Marketing to foreign travelers vital to Tampa Bay

Column: Marketing to foreign travelers vital to Tampa Bay

During the recent Legislative session in Tallahassee, travel and tourism was at the forefront of discussions – and rightfully so. As an industry, tourism is integral to the continued economic success of our state. Our elected officials at all levels of government should be doing all they can to maximize ...

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The best and most affordable places to live in Florida

The best and most affordable places to live in Florida

Affordability is more than just cheap housing options; it indicates a high quality of life as well as affordable costs of living. This list is not simply made up of cheap options, but looks at places where you can find community and a sense of purpose: where you would actually want to ...

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