Camping in Dry Tortugas National Park ~ Spring Break on a Deserted Island

The small dot is getting closer. I stand on the bow of the Yankee Freedom III and enjoy the wind on my face. We have been on this boat for almost two hours and I am ready to get on the island and start my spring break adventure. I am about to spent 3 days of my spring break on a deserted island in the Gulf of Mexico. And to take up a task as arduous as this, it is recommended to strap the best camping gear, like gear that Steelo’s Camping Store Perth offers, and defend yourself from the brutality of the elements. The island lacks electricity, cell service, and any sort of hotel, but I have been looking forward this adventure for weeks plus I am getting to go camping in Dry Tortugas National Park, Florida for spring break which I am so excited about since I have done so much research on Off Grid Spot to see what I might need to make the break more enjoyable! Continue Reading . . .

10 Things to do on a Florida Spring Break and avoid drunk college students

The highlight of spring semester for college students is spring break.  Florida is the home of spring break between Miami, Daytona Beach, and Panama City.  Florida sees millions of college students during the month of March. Many of the students come to Florida to party. It is not uncommon to see pictures of drunken students doing crazy things.  Despite the large numbers of college students, there are many things to Florida Spring Break and avoid drunk college students. Continue Reading . . .

Paddling the Nine Mile Pond Canoe Trail

My hair is being blown straight out by the wind. I unhook the ratchet straps that hold my canoe on my SUV. I starts to swing in the wind. I wasn’t expecting it to be so windy when I planned on canoeing Nine Mile Pond Canoe Trail in Everglades National Park in Homestead, Florida. Despite the name, the trail is only 5 miles. It is marked with 116 PVC markers. Continue Reading . . .