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So Much More to Explore – Why We Love Florida

Growing up in Tennessee, we vacationed to Florida quite a bit. Everyone headed to the sunshine state for a beach vacation and this was a yearly trip for most Tennesseans in our area. When we started looking for a winter destination, locations are limited if you want warm weather while living in your RV.

We wanted mild weather to boondock and some sunshine to allow outdoor activities. It had dropped to 3 degrees in Tennessee and the snow was a blanket around our RV. We were then ready to melt our winter blues away and start exploring again.

I am going to be honest, we originally did not take Florida into consideration. We’d traveled to Florida so many times growing up and were ready for something new and exciting! I started doing the initial research of the area and although we had been in Florida multiple times, we had never really EXPLORED Florida. We had been to tons of Florida beaches, and they do have some beautiful beaches, but beaches were only the surface of Florida.

After a little research I started to get excited. We decided to make the trip to Florida this winter and dig into Florida other than our usual beach trips. Here is a few of our favorite stops along the way!

Swimming with the Manatees

One of the highlights from our Florida oasis, was having the opportunity to swim with the manatees. Every win