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8 Favorite Destinations (East Coast Edition)

One of the most common questions we get is also the hardest to answer: What is the best place you’ve visited? There are so many great places, not to mention experiences, that it is hard to pick just one – or even several – that rank supreme. So instead of crowning a single destination, we’ve chosen to highlight eight favorites selected from the 58 stops we made over 52 weeks of continuous travel. Read More…

Surprising Pensacola

Pensacola Wrought Iron

Wrought Iron in front of Seville Quarter, Pensacola, Florida

We really had no expectations of Pensacola before we arrived. We didn’t go there for anything in particular. It was just a convenient stop between where we were and where we were heading. But what we found was a small city that has a lot to offer. Read More…

Ice Cream and Beer: Perfect Together

Dolce, Pensacola

We’ve experimented with beer floats under the assumption that alcohol makes everything better. But in our trials the bitterness of the beer always overwhelmed the sweetness of the ice cream. We could never get it to work quite right. Now we have proof that our original hypothesis was correct. Read More…

Grounded, for Now

Blue Angeles Diamond Formation Image

In what is probably the best free show anywhere, the Blue Angels practice their routines Tuesday and Wednesday mornings at the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Florida. People line up early for limited bleacher seating, or a prime spot to set up their own chairs. Read More…

Photo of the Day: Scorched Earth

Early morning controlled burns at Florida’s Falling Waters State Park left some areas looking like a wildfire swept through.

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