National Forests in Florida

National Forests in Florida Florida is home to three important National Forests, as well as several Florida State Forests. Apalachicola Ocala Osceola Apalachicola National Forest The Apalachicola National Forest is the largest national forest in Florida. It occupies more than 500,000 acres, and houses vast tracts of native Longleaf Pine forest ecosystem. Gorgeous rivers, springs and lakes … Read more National Forests in Florida

Peanut Island, Florida

A beach on Peanut Island, Florida

Last updated on February 4th, 2020 at 07:39 pmPeanut Island, Florida Peanut Island is easily one of the best beaches in Florida. Some locals visit every weekend, and say they never get bored with it. The island is small, but has something for everyone. It’s quiet and peaceful during the week, and a lively boat/beach party … Read more Peanut Island, Florida

Devil’s Den Spring

Devil's Den Cavern in Williston Florida

Last updated on February 9th, 2020 at 02:31 pmDevil’s Den Spring Devil’s Den Spring is of the coolest, most unique springs in Florida. It’s always been a popular spot, but in recent years it’s become insta-famous on Youtube and Instagram. People are drawn to its deep blue water, fascinating history and beautiful photo ops. Devil’s … Read more Devil’s Den Spring

Blue Hole: Florida’s Hidden Treasure

Blue Springs Florida Underwater Photo

Last updated on February 5th, 2020 at 02:57 pmBlue Hole: Ichetucknee Spring’s Hidden Treasure The Blue Hole in Florida is spectacular. I love Ichetucknee Springs, especially Blue Hole. I’m grateful to have visited many times, and can never wait for the next trip. It’s hard to capture the beauty of this place with words, or … Read more Blue Hole: Florida’s Hidden Treasure

Make Block Ice

A block of ice rests on a counter next to a plastic tupperware mold

Last updated on August 9th, 2020 at 04:40 pmFlorida-Guidebook is supported by our readers. As an Amazon Associate this site may earn from qualifying purchases. Update for July 2020:  I’ve been searching for something like this FOREVER!  I think I’ve finally found the best container for making block ice!  I think these flexible bladders (BPA-free) might be the … Read more Make Block Ice