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A Wild Wizard Adventure at the Edison and Ford Winter Estates

Shhh…don`t tell the kids but a Wild Wizard Adventure is fun and educational Story by Jennifer Merrick, Vacay.ca writer How does a vacationing Canadian family find themselves in a classroom with 29 home-schooled Florida kids and a ‘Wild Wizard’? It was the guilt. We had misgivings about pulling our kids out of school for a…

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Interactive matchmaker pairs users with POV adventures

New tool will help make it easier for tourists to create awesome memories in Florida TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – With so many attractions, resorts, amusement parks, museums, restaurants and beaches let’s face it – it’s easy to become overwhelmed in Florida. With the unveiling of the Florida Attractions Finder last May, VISIT FLORIDA is hoping it…

Thirty-five miles of white-sand, island beaches await visitors to the St. Petersburg/Clearwater area.

10 Places To Get Away from It All in Florida

These idyllic locales offer quiet escapes, often surrounded by pristine nature. Story by Jim Byers, Vacay.ca Writer Miami is a bustling spot. Ditto for Disney and Tampa Bay. But there are plenty of quiet corners in the Sunshine State, often right under your nose. Here’s a look at this Florida lover’s favourite places to get away…

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Rescued turtles find refuge at Marathon hospital in Florida Keys

Story by Petti Fong Vacay.ca Editor MARATHON, FLORIDA — Look closely at descriptions of the turtles in rehabilitation at the Turtle Hospital and one of the first things you’ll notice are the names. The identities of the turtles sheltered at the hospital in Marathon, a small city about one hour by car north of Key West,…

Florida.Vacay.ca is the made-for-Canadians guide to the Sunshine State

Canadians have a long history and a deep connection with the Sunshine State. About one in every ten of us are going to Florida every year. In 2015, a total of 3.6 million Canadians visited the state. We love the sun, the shopping, the great food, golfing, nightlife, the fishing and of course the beaches. Vacay.ca,…