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Best Places to See White Pelicans

Robin Draper

  Exquisite large birds glide gracefully along the shoreline just inches above the water. If you weren’t looking through binoculars, you’d think you were watching a flock of swans. But these beautiful birds are white pelicans. Distinctive with snowy white feathers and pink-tangerine colored bills, they are often seen flying and swimming in groups. Shy […]

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Simply Divine Tangerine Pudding

Robin Draper

  Nothing tastes like Florida more than citrus – especially tangy, sweet fresh tangerines. Florida’s tangerines are generally more pungent and intense than its cousin, the orange and this recipe is a perfect complement to any meal. I use fresh tangerines with this Simply Divine Tangerine Pudding recipe, but if you have only fresh bottled […]

Crow’s Nest Limerick Contest Winners Announced

Kim Hackett

A limerick contest at Venice’s Crow’s Nest restaurant on St. Patrick’s Day yielded hilarious results.

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Authentic St. Augustine

Robin Draper

  Only one American city can hold claim to the title of “oldest city,” and St. Augustine wears its “nearly 450 years old” title well, drawing most travelers because of its rich and layered history. Whether you are planning a family getaway, a romantic weekend or a seaside vacation, there’s plenty of variety for everyone […]

St. Patrick's Day Venice

St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations Abound in Venice

Kim Hackett

Kim Hackett gives us the lowdown on some of the shenangians that will be taking place in Venice for St. Patrick’s Day.