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15 Best Restaurants in Daytona Beach (Top Places to Eat)

Over the last decade, I’ve had the pleasure of dining at a wide array of the best restaurants in Daytona Beach. I travel to the area regularly to enjoy the beaches, take part in Bike Week, or catch a concert at the Daytona International Speedway. During such events, picking a new restaurant to try out ...
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Best Florida Transportation Options (By a Local)

Florida is a “long” state, and I’ve driven all over it – from north to south and east to west. Road trips can be long and getting around can feel intimidating and overwhelming. With so many places to visit, Florida transportation options are thankfully, plentiful. Depending on where you plan on staying or starting your ...
Aerial view of the hotels along the coast of South Florida from an altitude of about 1000 feet over the Atlantic during a helicopter photo flight.

15 Fun Facts About Florida (By a Local)

Florida is well-known for its stunning beaches, sunny, warm weather, and juicy oranges – but there are lots of interesting, weird, and funny facts about the Sunshine State you probably don’t know. Like, did you know that Tampa has the longest continual sidewalk in the world? Or that Opa-Locka was previously called Opatishawockalocka? Say that ...
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15 Best Orlando Restaurants (Top Places to Eat)

I’ve called Orlando, Florida home for more than ten years, and throughout this time, I’ve had the opportunity to savor the diverse and best Orlando restaurants in the city. Orlando, often referred to as “The City Beautiful,” boasts a dining scene that caters to a wide range of tastes and preferences. There are almost endless ...
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15 Best Cafes and Coffee Shops in Jacksonville, FL (By a Local)

If you’re looking for the best cafes and coffee shops in Jacksonville, FL, look no further. Most people might think of Seattle or Portland when they think of a city with great coffee shops and cafes. However, in addition to the amazing restaurants and great pubs to try out, you’d be doing yourself a disservice ...
Colorful cocktails on the bar table in the restaurant.

15 Best Pubs in Jacksonville (By a Local)

After a day at the beach or visiting a museum, I always love to grab a drink and a bite to eat at one of the many pubs in Jacksonville – it’s one of the best things to do here! There are a staggering 232 bars in Bold City, so it’s hard to pick a ...