Visiting Lakeland, Florida – Detroit Tigers Spring Training

Every March, the Detroit Tigers return to sunny central Florida for a little pre-season ball. Their spring training games are played at Joker Marchant stadium in Lakeland, which has been proudly been the Spring Training home of the Detroit Tigers for more than 50 years – the longest-standing relationship between a major league team and […]

Visiting Lakeland, Florida – SUN ‘n FUN International Fly-In and Expo

Aviators view the Annual SUN ‘n FUN International Fly-In and Expo as their first chance in the season to purchase aircraft and equipment. Aviation enthusiasts know it is the 2nd largest airshow in the world and Florida’s largest convention. More than 200,000 people converge in Lakeland and Polk County to see an airshow, visit 500 […]

Quiksilver Apartments – Byron Bay Holiday Rentals Sun, sand, surf and live music make Quiksilver Apartments one of Byron Bay’s most exciting locations. Positioned above the new landmark Quiksilver store, the apartments are across the road from The Beach Hotel, just steps away from Main Beach and Byron Bay’s best cafes. Check out legendary surf breaks The Pass and The Wreck […]

Blue Bliss – Byron Bay Holiday Rentals Discover the radiant, subtropical paradise that is Blue Bliss, only a few minutes walking distance from the best that Byron Bay has to offer! Relax in Byron Bay’s Bali inspired studio cabins and a three bedroom house only 2 to 3 minutes stroll from the pristine white sands of beautiful Belongil Beach at Byron […]

Visiting Central Florida – Fishing, Airboat Ride, Wake-boarding

A Central Florida vacation wouldn’t be complete without spending some time on the water. And we’re not just talking swimming! No matter how you like to keep cool, you can find a way to become one with the water in Polk County. Kick back and catch some largemouth bass in the area’s renowned fishing spots, […]


Released by Walton Films in the 1940s just after WWII ended, THE AZURE COAST OF SOUTHERN FRANCE is a wonderful travelogue of the French Riviera that starts at Marseilles. Cannes is seen at the 2:30 mark, with its warm beaches and sexy French beachgoers with their bikinis, and yachts off the coast. Nice is seen […]

Central Florida Attraction – Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales, Florida

Voted “Florida’s Best Garden,” this National Historic Landmark was dedicated in 1929 as a gift to the American people from Dutch immigrant and world peace advocate Edward Bok. Nearly 700 acres of conservation lands and gardens surround the 205-foot neo-Gothic and art deco “Singing Tower” carillon and the Pinewood Estate, a 20-room, Mediterranean-style 1930s winter […]

Planning a Central Florida Vacation

Central Florida’s Polk County is conveniently located between Orlando and Tampa, and an easy drive to Central Florida attractions and the Gulf and Atlantic beaches. Polk County offers something for everyone, including Florida’s newest attractions, LEGOLAND Florida Resort and Safari Wilderness Ranch; and some of Florida’s most historic; including Bok Tower Gardens, Westgate River Ranch […]