Things To Do In Florida

Howley’s: Authentic 1950s diner

WEST PALM BEACH — Where have all the diners gone? You know, those roadside eateries that serve breakfast all day and night? Well, Howley’s is still around. Been there for 60 years. It’s not just retro, it’s the real deal.

Ichetucknee Springs ( 
FWC photo by Karen Parker)

Cool idea: Florida’s best river for tubing, the Ichetucknee

All those “lazy river” water attractions at hotels and parks are just trying to recreate the exhilarating experience of tubing the Ichetucknee River in north central Florida. Try the real thing, where you’ll float past pristine cypress forests and look into water so clear you can see a pebble on the river’s bottom through six or seven feet of water.

Florida Keys restaurants that capture the local flavor

Florida Keys restaurants that capture the local flavor

The flavor of the Florida Keys is distinct and special, and so are its best restaurants. Here are 15 restaurants that provide an authentic Florida Keys experience, according to a recent travel story from the Miami Herald.

Egret in Biscayne Bay

Exploring Biscayne Bay by canoe or kayak

Biscayne Bay is a boater’s paradise, and that includes those with kayaks and canoes. These quiet paddlers can explore bird rookeries. A Barry University professor has captured close-up photos of many birds during her paddles.

Bike trail gives a peek into lives of the Palm Beach rich

PALM BEACH — The Lake Trail along Lake Worth on this exclusive island provides gorgeous harbor vistas and sneak peaks into the backyards of the rich and famous.

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