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Virtual Zoo Visits Around The World

Virtual Zoo Visits Around The World

With so many kids (and adults) home practicing social distancing for Covid-19 (aka coronavirus), it’s hard to keep occupied without going crazy. For anyone who loves learning about animals, it’s easy to find some virtual zoo visits that will entertain and educate. Here are 12 great conservation and zoo websites that make it easy for your family to travel and visit areas via your computer:

Audubon Nature Institute Photo courtesy of Audubon Nature Institute

Located in New Orleans, LA, the Audubon Nature Institute begin in the early 1900’s and has developed into a local institute for conservation...

Travel Mastermind to the Riviera Maya

Travel Mastermind to the Riviera Maya

Travel and writing have both been a part of my life for as long as I can remember but never together. I loved to travel and I loved to write but I never thought of combining those two things until a few years ago with this travel blog, My Cornacopia. Now I’m at a point...

Beers of the Northern Pinellas Trail – Tarpon Springs and Palm Harbor

Beers of the Northern Pinellas Trail – Tarpon Springs and Palm Harbor

Pinellas County, Florida is a popular destination thanks to its beaches. What many who visit the area don’t know about is a well-kept local secret – the Pinellas Trail. Covering 38 miles from north to south, the former railroad tracks have been converted to pavement for pedestrians, in-line skaters and bicyclists to relax and exercise.

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Food, Drinks and History In Ybor City

Food, Drinks and History In Ybor City

Living in the Tampa Bay Area gives me the ability to visit a lot of places. One of my favorite places to take a staycation is Ybor City. Located just outside of downtown Tampa, Ybor City was founded in 1885 by cigar manufacturer  Vicente Martinez-Ybor and was the premier place for cigar making outside of...

Escape to St. Petersburg

Escape to St. Petersburg

I needed a break. With work, family, some health issues and life in general working my nerves I decided a one day staycation was due. I decided to escape to St. Petersburg. Once a sleepy town, St. Pete (as it’s known) has in the past 10 years grown in entertainment, culture and food & drink,...