Clearwater Beach Unplugged

Clearwater Beach Unplugged

What would it be like to take a vacation without using your digital devices? What would change for you if you left your phone in your vacation rental when you left for the day? What kind of vacation would you have if you left your phone at home and got on the plane?! You might […]

Working Family Time into Your Beach Vacation

Working Family Time into Your Beach Vacation

Going on vacation with your family does not always lead to family time. Sounds odd, but it can happen. You land at your destination and each person dashes for the thing they want to do the most. Or, more often, each person, especially the kids, dive into digital devices and disappear. So how do you […]

How Never Checking Out is a Good Thing

How Never Checking Out is a Good Thing

Most of us have used a hotel key card at this point. The tech has been around since 1978. It means that getting into your room is that much easier. But what is the greatest convenience? It comes at checkout. Did you forget your key? Did you lose it? Amazingly, it doesn’t matter. The key […]

The Major Florida Town that Almost Happened

The Major Florida Town that Almost Happened

Tucked away in a sleepy Florida community is an item around which much local history has spun. The item drew Native Americans to live at the site and subsequently became the focus of visits by Spanish explorers and conquistadors, and then pirates. European settlers followed. What had the power to gain the attention of so […]

12 Top Picks for Books at the Beach

12 Top Picks for Books at the Beach

Two things that go together extremely well are spending time at the beach and reading a good book. We love looking into things that tell us more about our area and so reading regional themed books is our thing. Put that together with reading at the beach and you have a unique opportunity to lay […]

7 Habits of Highly Successful Vacationers

7 Habits of Highly Successful Vacationers

Successful Vacationers Book Well Ahead People who book their vacation rentals early maximize their chances of staying in the best units. Do you want beachfront? Would you prefer a water views? Do you want the top floor? Do you want to stay in the same unit you used last year? If you said yes to […]