6 “Other” Things to do in Florida

Speedway crowd cheering photograph

Disney World. Miami. Seaworld. Florida has some seriously famous tourist attractions. But while you can’t visit the state without stopping off at a theme park or two, you’re missing out if you don’t venture off the beaten path as well. There are all sorts of other things to do on cheap Orlando holidays, and here […]

The Perfect Thrill-Seeker’s Holiday in Florida

Airboat ride Florida

Some people go on holiday to find peace and quiet. Others go to get their pulse racing. Those in search of tranquility can certainly find it on Florida’s beautiful beaches, but those seeking thrills will find no better holiday destination than the Sunshine State. Here are the top ways adrenaline-junkies can get their kicks in […]

Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC – JetBlue Airlines – What a Drama

JetBlue Fire on Wheel

13 October 2010 Having decided to stay in America and continue with my original plan of travelling the United States and Canada I’d booked a flight up to Washington DC.  I tried to check in early for my flight just to be alarmed when the assistant at the JetBlue desk notified me that Homeland Security […]

Alligator Wrestling Show

Aligator Wrestling - Fort Lauderdale

12 October 2010 Please excuse all the videos – my trial license with Adobe Premiere Pro has expired and I’m currently without video editing software. Any suggestions for free editing software will be appreciated

Couch Surfing Fort Lauderdale

Just a little truck-1

10 – 13 October 2010 Through CouchSurfing.org I’d emailed a few potential hosts in Fort Lauderdale, I was really hoping to not have to stay in a hostel again as they were all more designed for crew accommodation than travellers and had pretty poor online reviews. I did end up hostelling for one night; sure […]

Do I Want to Work on a Super Yacht?

Luxury Houses & Luxury Boats - Fort Lauderdale-6

02 – 09 October 2010 On Saturday 02 October I made my way back up to Fort Lauderdale, booking into crew accommodation run by The Neptune Group on the way. I paid for a one week stay upfront, whether or not I got a job it was going to be my longest time at a […]

Fort Lauderdale – Sick Again but with Interesting Company

Sick Again

23 – 28 September 2010 It was an overnight flight to Fort Lauderdale, I arrived in the morning and took the public bus which stops right in the Fort Lauderdale airport into town. I managed to make my bus transfer and eventually got to Hollywood beach, less than two minutes later I was at the […]