Tag Archives: Florida

scenic drives in Florida: Seven Mile Bridge

7 Fun Scenic Drives in Florida

Florida is so much more than Disney World and a massive building to checkin for your Caribbean cruise. Allow me to introduce you to some amazing scenic drives in Florida.   7 Fun Scenic Drives in Florida Florida Keys The Overseas Highway is one of the world’s great scenic drives and the only road to Key West. The 113 mile (182 km) […]

8 Great Decisions to Help You Travel Happy

15 Fantastic Sunrise and Sunset Photos

In the #ExpediaChat Twitter travel chat last week, Rick Griffin (a chat host) and other fun travel friends were sharing beautiful sunrise and sunset photos. I tweeted a few of my photos and, of course, everyone was in awe of my photos and said they were the best (wink wink). Anyway, I joked we should have our own […]

Fascinating Small Town Museums in Eastern US

Fascinating Small Town Museums in Southeastern US

There are over 35,000 museums in the United States but travel articles consistently cover the same 50 or so. I have been to many fascinating museums in countless small towns across the United States and believe lesser visited museums should be recognized and visited. Along with my personal recommendations, I received dozens of suggestions from travel writer friends, tourist offices, PR representatives, and […]

8 Great Boca Resort Relaxed Luxury Features to Enjoy

8 Great Boca Resort Relaxed Luxury Features to Enjoy

In the mid 1920s, Addison Mizner, a preeminent architect of South Florida mansions, built what was then one of the most expensive and lavish properties in the world. Celebrities, wealthy, and upper class moguls considered Mizner’s retreat as “THEE” place to people watch and be seen. Imagine The Great Gatsby and the Roaring Twenties. [ OK, I am […]

Many fun Florida road trip stops are waiting to be explored and discovered. What are your favorites Florida road trip stops?

8 Great Fun Florida Road Trip Stops

Continuing the current theme of Road Trips from my last article (Road Trip Habits), here are some Florida road trip stops to entertain (and hopefully inform) you. Seeing Florida from smaller roads is much more fun than from the highways. 8 Great Fun Florida Road Trip Stops 1. Cemetery Humor Residents of Key West, locally called The Conch Republic, […]

Sunday Sunrise

Sunrise Sunday

Sunrise Sunday These sunrise Sunday pictures are from a February road trip in South Florida. Do you prefer sunrise photos with or without people? Follow McCool Travel on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, LinkedIn, and Bloglovin.  

Many fun Florida road trip stops are waiting to be explored and discovered. What are your favorites Florida road trip stops?

Florida Favorites

I was thrilled to be asked by Kara Franker to contribute my Florida Favorites for her Visit Florida column—and honored to be the first person to be featured. The only guidelines were to include 6 to 8 things I loved about Florida and some pictures. Here is my submission and the Visit Florida post. Some pictures are different than […]