Classic, Historic Key West

Classic, Historic Key West

Classic, Historic Key West By Kai Rambow   “He was the most interesting man on the planet, long before the Dos Equis commercial,” our tour guide at the Hemingway House noted.  Key West has attracted all kinds of enterprising and famous characters, creating a storied...
Sea Turtle Plays Peek-A-Boo at The Florida Aquarium

Sea Turtle Plays Peek-A-Boo at The Florida Aquarium

A loggerhead sea turtle plays peek-a-boo for the camera at The Florida Aquarium. The loggerhead is one of two rescued sea turtles who have a new home in the Heart of the Sea exhibit which will open to the public on October 6. (video below) The new exhibit is located...
Go West . . . to St. Petersburg

Go West . . . to St. Petersburg

Go West . . . to St. Petersburg By Kai Rambow   “I used to play cowboys and Indians as a kid.  The first movie I ever saw was a Western,” recounts Tom James in an introductory movie.  Tom and Mary James have enthusiastically collected a wide range of western art.  For...
Discovering Dali in New Ways

Discovering Dali in New Ways

Discovering Dali in New Ways By Kai Rambow   Ansel Adams and Salvador Dali as inspirations?  “When you do it in black and white you’re not a realist, because it’s an abstraction,” explained Clyde Butcher.  Butcher, frequently described as the Ansel Adams of the...
Imagine Showcases Creativity

Imagine Showcases Creativity

Imagine Showcases Creativity By Kai Rambow   Some of the work on display is simply stunning. Others will boggle your mind: how did someone create that?  Glass sculpture is an American movement, and Imagine showcases the recent history. Even though Imagine is new,...
Gorgeous Orchid Show at Selby Gardens

Gorgeous Orchid Show at Selby Gardens

By Kai Rambow   An explosion of color from over 25 varieties awaits you at The Orchid Show at Selby Gardens.  Created around the theme of the four elements of nature: earth, air, fire and water, Selby Gardens once again showcases orchids in an intriguing manner. The...