Manatee Hammock Campground Brevard County ( July 19-21, 2019)

Even at a time of the year when it seems impossible to find a campground, sometimes it pays to persevere. We thought we wouldn’t find a spot to camp near NASA for the 50th-anniversary celebration of Apollo 11 landing on the Moon, but we did. Campsite # 27Site was in Between 2 Palm TreesCampground Entrance … Continue reading Manatee Hammock Campground Brevard County ( July 19-21, 2019)

E.G. Simmons Conservation Park (May 31-June 2, 2019)

Tom and I went to Lithia Springs County Park to check what this park has to offer, and there is where we first learned about E.G. Simmons Park and Campground. These are two of Hillsborough County’s little known gems. Both parks have tent and RV camping, but being waterfront lovers, we were excited to try … Continue reading E.G. Simmons Conservation Park (May 31-June 2, 2019)

Suwanee River Bend RV Park, Old Town, Florida & the Natural Attractions Nearby ( April 24-27, 2019)

  Hooray, I finally got a chance to take a few days off, so away we go to my new favorite destination, the Suwanee River area. We hit the road at 11 am ( from Lakeland) and took Rte 98 all the way and arrived without any trouble by 2 pm. Campground's Mascot with Two … Continue reading Suwanee River Bend RV Park, Old Town, Florida & the Natural Attractions Nearby ( April 24-27, 2019)

Manatee Springs State Park, Florida (I’ve Been Deer!!) 03/23-25/2019

Here we go again to one of our favorite parts of Florida, on the lower part of Suwanee River. This time we tried the levy county side and set our sights on Manatee Springs State Park. We did not take the dogs on this trip as my son was on spring break and took care … Continue reading Manatee Springs State Park, Florida (I’ve Been Deer!!) 03/23-25/2019

Finding the Peaceful Atmosphere of Lake Whippoorwill

Escape for the weekend (2/9-11/2019 ) and heading to campsite C23 Now for something completely different. So far we’ve been to gulf and riverfront campgrounds,  now we are trying lakefront camping. Our route took along I- 4, which neither of us like, but is the quickest way to go from Lakeland to Orlando. We ran … Continue reading Finding the Peaceful Atmosphere of Lake Whippoorwill