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La Fuente de la Juventud de Juan Ponce de Leon/ The Fountain of Youth...

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Un día le contaba a mi hijo,”sabes, estás en el lugar exacto que Juan Ponce de León buscaba hace casi 500 años atrás. .. 1,434 more words

Spanish Teacher

September Skin Care...

‘You’re lookin’ a little dry, darling’…When a friend interrupts you to say that, well it’s time to take a look in the mirror, Cinderella. Actually, … 1,257 more words

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An Endless Quest: The Search for Immortality

The Fountain of Youth is an ancient myth that’s been written about for thousands of years.  It’s been talked about at least as long ago as the fifth century BCE, where references to a fountain capable of restoring one’s youth can be found in the writings of Herodotus, a Greek historian.   1,251 more words

Dylan Nordberg

You Can't Miss It!

The statue of Juan Ponce de León at the eastern end of the Plaza de la Constitución points north. Perhaps it is to indicate the location of the Gulf Stream that he discovered, or perhaps it is to suggest that he first landed in Florida a few miles up the coast in 1513.


Boys Day!

The boys headed off to Ponce de Leon Springs State Park for a little boys-only fun for the day! It was a bit crowded, but it was a neat location with plenty to do! 67 more words

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The Pokémon Pandemic is Upon Us...Go Wash your Hands

In February of 1512, a Spanish Conquistador named Juan Ponce de León received a royal commission to pillage, plunder, and claim the rumored islands northwest of Hispaniola. 1,085 more words


Sipping on History at the Fountain of Youth

As you all know by know, I love kitschy roadside attractions, and what could be more kitschy than drinking out of the famed Fountain of Youth in St. 705 more words