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A is for Armadillo... M is for Manatee! (Blue Springs State Park)

On previous trip to Florida I secretly wanted to see a manatee, and always gazed intently into every river, canal and waterway I could find. But to my dismay I never saw one. 626 more words


A roadtrip to see floating cows - Skywatch Friday

Statue of a manatee at the entrance to the Manatee Viewing Center.

Manatees kissing?

A night heron cruising around the manatee area.

Coming up for air. 120 more words

Bird Photography


A tropical flurry of endless skies and grasses, sounds and colours, feathers and tails…

For a full report of our camping trip at Everglades National Park, go to my Gone Camping blog.







The Manatee Festival

The Manatee Festival 30th Anniversary!
January 24th – 25th
Food, Fun, Art and Crafts!

The Manatee Festival is a fundraiser for the Orange City Community. The proceeds benefit “Friends of Blue Spring State Park”, Educational scholarships, and other Greater Orange City Organizations. 74 more words


Camping in Florida, U.S.A.

Manatee Springs State Park

One of my blog’s purposes is to foster understanding between the folks of America and Japan.  Most of my blog postings are about my trip to Japan. 674 more words


Magical Manatee Moments

I don’t always cuddle manatees, but when I do… I do it with style!

Notice that large, inflatable deer in the pool with the two manatees? 159 more words