Posts tagged Crystal River
USA Gulf Coast Road Trip: Local Food & Coastal Flavor From Louisiana to Florida

What could be better than a Gulf Coast road trip along coastal Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida - fun in the sun, fresh seafood, white sand beaches along the Gulf of Mexico, and some of the most unique foods and flavors in the USA? This complete guide has what to see and do, where to stay, and unique seafoodie experiences you have to try!

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Mermaids & Manatees At The Crystal Blue Lagoon B&B, Crystal River, Florida

Whether you come for the scalloping, to swim with manatees, or the world class fishing, Crystal River, Florida has a lot to enjoy. And if you're looking for where to stay in Crystal River, FL or hotels near Three Sisters Springs, it's hard to beat the Crystal Blue Lagoon B&B for it's unique mermaid and manatees personality both inside and out.

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Scalloping in Homosassa: Sea-to-Table Family Fun During Florida Scallop Season

Summertime is Florida scallop season, when seafood lovers and adventure travelers head into the shallow waters off the coast and gather up handfuls of scallops by the dozens. But you dont have to be a certified diver to enjoy it. Scalloping in Homosassa rewards foodies with enough fun for the whole family and a savory seafood dinner too.

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Florida's Nature Coast: Top Things to Do in Crystal River, Florida and Citrus County

If you've never been to central Florida, or perhaps spent your vacation at the Orlando home of one of its most famous residents, you may never know you missed one of the most magical places in the state - the natural world of Citrus County.

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Kings Bay Lodge: Authentically Retro Family Stay in the Heart of Old Florida

Looking for a Florida family vacation and where to stay in Crystal River? You’ll love the Old Florida feel at the comfy and casual King’s Bay Lodge waterfront motel. It’s authentically retro, with a 1978 price tag to match - perfect for a laid-back Florida family vacation!

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Kissed by a Manatee: An Up Close & Personal Photo Tour

Those cute and cuddly aquatic manatees that are so homely they're adorable are also an endangered species. But there are ways to get up close and personal with them, through passive observation of them in the natural habitat. And the experience is one you'll never forget. 

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The Best Florida Manatee Tours to Swim with Manatees in Crystal River, Florida

Is it possible to interact with a protected species like manatees in their natural habitat, and call it responsible tourism? Here's why we decided to go against conventional eco-wisdom and swim with manatees in Crystal River, the best place to see manatees in Florida.

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A Dozen Wild Reasons to Visit Florida's Homosassa Springs State Wildlife Park

The State Wildlife Park in Homosassa Springs is truly a treasure of Old Florida, highlighting the wildlife above water and below, including one very special non-native creature. Much more than any zoo I've been to, the Park offers a rare glimpse into the 'real Florida' and the rugged natural landscape and wildlife that makes it unique.

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