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Oct
10

Coming to Fort Myers?

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Coming to Fort Myers FL?  Here are some things you don’t want to miss… The River District.  Downtown Fort Myers has been revitalized in the last few years.  There are shops and restaurants galore and all kinds of  events that happen on a monthly basis. The first Friday of every month is Art Walk from …

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Sep
30

A Birthday Weekend in Key West

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A Weekend in Key West Getting to Key West is a quick trip for my husband Terry and I – we live in Ft. Myers, FL.   Our mode of transportation is always The Key West Express, a hydroplane ferry that seats upwards of 400 people. It leaves every day (weather permitting) at 8:30 am and …

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Jan
25

Celtic Festival downtown Fort Myers

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Spent the afternoon at the Caloosahatchie Celtic Festival on Saturday at Centennial Park in downtown Fort Myers. We listened to Celtic music and watched Irish Dancers. We also tried some Haggis, a Scottish delicacy made from sheep’s liver, kidneys and lungs… I should say I tried a tiny bite and decided to let Terry have …

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Nov
08

Tour Fort Myers Beach

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Crossing the bright aqua Mantanza’s Bridge on to Estero Island, you’ll see a vast array of colorful buildings reaching for the sky and swaying palm trees as you make your way to the Island.  On any given day you’ll see parasailors flying high over the clear blue Gulf of Mexico.   Once on the Island if …

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Oct
27

Oktoberfest

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Oktoberfest in Cape Cora, FL is always a fun event.  We have gone 4 years in a row and this year did not disappoint!  It is held at the German American Social Club on Pine Island Rd. and it runs the last two weekends of October featuring lively German music, performers and the food!  It’s …

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Oct
21

Rainy Lunch

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The other day Nancy and I were having lunch at Nervous Nellie’s one of our favorite restaurants on Fort Myers Beach. We were sitting outside listening to the band (No Way Jose) and watching some dark clouds rolling in. A few minutes after on lunch was served the rain started coming down. When it rains …

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