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Say ‘I Do’ to B&B Wedding

  Florida attracts brides and grooms from all the country, drawn by sunny skies and some of the best beaches in the world. But before you book the same-old, same-old ceremony on the sand and a hotel reception, consider…

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Catering to the business traveler

Traveling for business, rather than pleasure? Consider staying at a bed-and-breakfast, where you are likely to find the modern conveniences of a hotel, in a setting more conducive to renewing your energy after a long, hard day. Many inns provide complimentary Wi-Fi…

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REVIEW: Thurston House, Maitland

A visit to Thurston House is like a visit to grandma’s – if your grandma lives in a Victorian farmhouse on a lake, on eight acres covered with oak and bamboo trees, and a garden of roses and camellias. A country home in…

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REVIEW: Courtyard at Lake Lucerne, Orlando

My favorite historic bed-and-breakfast, the one I return to again and again and the setting for some of my happiest memories, is found in – of all places – the land of Mickey Mouse. Guests at the Courtyard at…

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Welcome to My Blog

For the last few decades, I have been visiting bed-and-breakfasts all over Florida and the Southeast. Nearly every experience has been enjoyable and each one has been unique — the cluster of historic buildings in downtown Orlando, the “Gone with the Wind” mansion…