Did you know that Florida is truly a massive state? When Josh and I moved here from Maryland, almost half of our drive was just getting through the state of Florida. Our trip was about 18 hours, we drove straight through and took turns driving, with a lot of stops for the dogs. Florida alone was 8 hours...crazy, right?! The state is 500 miles long and 160 miles wide. With such a large mass of land, Florida has an amazing variety to see and do. I’m determined to check out areas across the state during our time here, because there are places I’d love to visit that I probably wouldn’t make a specific trip for if we wind up living elsewhere in the future (except for Disney, I will always travel for Disney).
From the beautiful beaches along our sunny coast, to the swampy everglades, to the family fun in Orlando and the manatees in Crystal River, there is so much beauty. I decided to put together a bucket list so I can collect my thoughts in one place and check off the list as I travel around the state...Read More