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Tiny Houseboat Vacation in Historic Downtown Sanford

Tiny Houseboat Vacation in Historic Downtown Sanford

Nature & OutdoorSanford

One great thing to come from the last year is a renewed sense of curiosity and desire to explore the areas we call home. Both Tyler and I have been to Sanford many times, but we had never taken the opportunity to explore it as intimately as we have during 2020. So, it was fitting that our first opportunity for a staycation in 2021 would give us a new perspective at the...

Fun and Family-Friendly Water Activities in Seminole County

Fun and Family-Friendly Water Activities in Seminole County

Altamonte SpringsLake MaryNature & OutdoorSanfordWinter Springs

During the summer days in Florida there are two things that are for certain: 1) it’s going to be hot and 2) you’re going to want to cool off and spend a day on the water. Luckily, Orlando North, Seminole County is the perfect backdrop for your day trips, weekend getaways, and weeklong adventures by the water. Here are a few of our favorites, from wild...

A ‘Wheelie’ Fun Day in Altamonte Springs

A ‘Wheelie’ Fun Day in Altamonte Springs

Altamonte SpringsCuisine

Spring is quickly approaching and there is no better way to enjoy the beautiful weather than exploring trails, discovering new restaurants, and treating yourself to a little retail therapy. Altamonte Springs, located just 20 minutes north from Downtown Orlando, is home to so many hidden gems that it would take more than just a day to truly experience this beautiful...

The Best Local Hiking Trails in Seminole County

The Best Local Hiking Trails in Seminole County

Altamonte SpringsLake MaryNature & OutdoorSanfordWinter Springs

Spring is in the air, right alongside the Florida heat. Now is the perfect time to get out and get active while the weather isn’t too warm and the flowers are starting to bloom. Whether you’re looking to bike, hike, or cast a line, Seminole County is home to trails built for every skill level and interest. Grab your gear, a companion, and some sunscreen--here’s...

The Golf Courses of Seminole County: 5 Great Putting Locations

The Golf Courses of Seminole County: 5 Great Putting Locations

Whether you’re hoping to up your golf game this year or looking for some outdoor activities in the area, Seminole County has some tee-time spots that can check both off your list. So, grab your club and pick your course, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite golf outings for a relaxing day in Orlando North! Casselberry Golf Club Casselberry...

The Grown-Up Guide to Seminole County: Adult-Friendly Outdoor Activities

The Grown-Up Guide to Seminole County: Adult-Friendly Outdoor Activities

Altamonte SpringsLake MaryNature & OutdoorSanfordWinter Springs

Ring in the new year with intentions for staying active and making new friends while you’re at it! Orlando North is home to many activities suited for any fitness level. We’re here to help you branch out, get social, and challenge you to stay motivated through it all. Whether your New Year’s resolution is fitness related or not, we’re...

Our Orlando North, Seminole County Couples Staycation

Our Orlando North, Seminole County Couples Staycation

CuisineNature & Outdoor

As someone who is accustomed to traveling frequently, this year has felt a bit strange and different. Rather than focusing on the ways that things have changed, we’ve been trying to embrace new ways to enjoy our lives that are safe, fun, and close to home. These little adventures have added wonderful experiences that we never would have discovered otherwise,...

A Casselberry Adventure

A Casselberry Adventure

CuisineNature & Outdoor

Tucked away, amidst the charming neighborhoods of Casselberry, Florida sits Secret Lake Park. As its name suggests, you would never know it was there if you didn’t know where to look. With a nature trail weaving through a beautiful, wooded walkway and three lakes, this park is the perfect place for a peaceful stroll through Orlando North, Seminole County. Secret...

Una Estadía en Centro Histórico de Sanford

Una Estadía en Centro Histórico de Sanford

CuisineSanford

Después de pasar la mayoría de nuestro tiempo los últimos seis meses en casa debido a COVID, estábamos tratando de pensar en algo divertido que hacer (siendo conscientes por supuesto!). Así que decidimos aventurarnos y nos dirigimos al hermoso y histórico centro de Sanford para un día lleno de exploraciones...

A Stay in Historic Downtown Sanford

A Stay in Historic Downtown Sanford

CuisineSanford

After being stuck at home the past six months due to Covid, we wanted to try and find safe and fun things to do in the area. We eventually decided to venture out and head to the beautiful Historic Downtown Sanford area for a day of exploring and enjoying delicious food. Not only were we able to support the local businesses, we ended up having the best staycation experience! We...

Día Familiar en Lake Mary

Día Familiar en Lake Mary

Lake MaryNature & Outdoor

Planiando un día divertido con la familia, no deber ser complicado ni costoso! Lake Mary, FL ofrece la ubicación perfecta para un día sin estrés lleno de actividades de calidad que toda la familia puede disfrutar. Desde pícnics, libros y paseos en bicicleta, esta área del condado de Seminole ofrece opciones...

Family Friendly Day in Lake Mary

Family Friendly Day in Lake Mary

Lake MaryNature & Outdoor

When planning a fun day with the family, it shouldn't have to be complicated or expensive! Lake Mary, FL offers the perfect location for a stress-free day filled with quality time activities the whole family can enjoy. From picnics, books and bike rides, this Seminole County area offers great fun, free options all within walking distance. Here’s...

El Sabor de Orlando Norte: Medellin Burger en Altamonte

El Sabor de Orlando Norte: Medellin Burger en Altamonte

¿Alguna vez has querido comer comida auténtica de tu cultura, pero no sabes de dónde conseguirla? ¿Ha viajado alguna vez más de una hora para ir a su restaurante favorito? Bueno, este es el dilema que inspiró este nuevo restaurante colombiano. Los propietarios, Andres & Karina, comenzaron Medellín...

Downtown Sanford Travel Guide

Downtown Sanford Travel Guide

CuisineNature & OutdoorSanford

Have you visited Downtown Sanford yet? Sanford is in the heart of Seminole County, minutes away from Orlando, the theme parks. If you’re a foodie, it’s a must! They have the most incredible food and bar scene! Whether you’re looking for a close-to-home getaway or a change of scenery, Downtown Sanford is THE place to be. So here’s...

A Taste of Orlando North: Medellin Burger in Uptown Altamonte

A Taste of Orlando North: Medellin Burger in Uptown Altamonte

Cuisine

Have you ever wanted to eat some authentic food from your culture, but don’t know where to get it from? Have you ever traveled more than an hour to go to your favorite restaurant? Well this is the dilemma that inspired this new Colombian restaurant. Owners, Andres & Karina started Medellin Burger in Altamonte Springs, to add some Latino flavor to...