Fort Lauderdale, Florida – Beaches, Cruising, Canals

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Chic Fort Lauderdale is a bustling, active beach destination offering a wide array of water and land activities and Sports ranging from boating, windsurfing and diving to rollerblading, skateboarding and volleyball all mixed in with shops, restaurants and bars and pubs along a beautiful 4 km beachfront promenade.

Afternoon Beach Stroll, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Afternoon Beach Stroll, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Located in the American Sunshine State Continue reading “Fort Lauderdale, Florida – Beaches, Cruising, Canals”

Battle of Okeechobee – Historical Reenactment, Florida

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On the banks of Lake Okeechobee, Florida, USA, I had the pleasure of observing the Battle of Okeechobee Reenactment; fought by the Seminole Indians, the 1st, 4th and 6th Infantry Units and 132 Volunteers, also known as The Second Seminole War.

The Battle Of Okeechobee, reenactment in full swing
The Battle Of Okeechobee, reenactment in full swing

The time was 1837, Continue reading “Battle of Okeechobee – Historical Reenactment, Florida”

Lake Okeechobee, Florida – So Much To Offer! Fishing, Biking, Hiking, RV’ing, Bird Watching, Boating, Festivals, Rodeos, Retirement…

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We had the fabulous opportunity this winter of travelling from Ontario, Canada to Lake Okeechobee, Florida, USA with our 5th Wheel and what a fabulous experience it has been!  The photo album is a great reminder of all the wonders of The Big O.

A Fisherman and a Photographer share the views of Lake Okeechobee
A Fisherman and a Photographer share the views of Lake Okeechobee

Lake Okeechobee has so much to offer; Continue reading “Lake Okeechobee, Florida – So Much To Offer! Fishing, Biking, Hiking, RV’ing, Bird Watching, Boating, Festivals, Rodeos, Retirement…”

Horses and Cowboys, Non-Stop Action Rodeo – Brighton Field Days, Florida

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Who doesn’t like a good old action packed rodeo filled with cowboys, horses, and non stop thrills? The Seminole Indian Reservation  hosted the exciting PRCA roundup event at Lake OkeechobeeFlorida on the weekend. The annual event is part of the extremely popular Brighton Field Days.

The PRCA has been around since 1936 and never Continue reading “Horses and Cowboys, Non-Stop Action Rodeo – Brighton Field Days, Florida”

Brighton Field Day Festival – A Celebration of Native Americans

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The Seminole Tribe of Florida hosted the Brighton Field Days annual Festival at the beautiful Lake Okeechobee.  Visitors from around the world packed the grounds and stands for a glimpse into the life of Native American people.

Native American Women in Traditional Dress with Marine
Native American Women posing for Photo as Marine peaks in!

Highlights included: Continue reading “Brighton Field Day Festival – A Celebration of Native Americans”