August 2013 Blog Archive

Abaco Islands
Abaco Islands Wed, Aug 28, 2013 We're traveling 250 miles south of Florida's east coast to the Abaco Islands in the Bahamas! It's a great area for fishing, shark diving and snorkeling. The Abaco Islands are a chain of islands consisting of Great Abaco, Little Abaco, Man-0-War Cay ... Read More

Sea Turtle Season
Sea Turtle Season Thu, Aug 22, 2013 Don't forget! We're right in the middle of Sea Turtle Nesting Season! The female sea turtle will migrate hundreds, sometimes thousands of miles back to her nesting beach, where she hatched years before. The nesting season is every year between May 15... Read More

Grilled Fish Kabobs
Grilled Fish Kabobs Thu, Aug 22, 2013 Before summer time is up, and its time to send the kids back to school plan one last barbecue with grilled fish kebobs on the menu! The mild flavors of salmon, halibut and tuna mix wonderfully with garlic, butter and parsley. Instead of barbecuing at... Read More

Shark Week Paella
Shark Week Paella Thu, Aug 08, 2013 Have you been watching Shark Week 2013 on the Discovery Channel? We sure have! It has been a great look into one of our oceans most misunderstood species. Despite popular belief, the shark prefers to dine on small clams, mollusks, fish and sometimes ... Read More

Treasure Hunters
Treasure Hunters Thu, Aug 08, 2013 The Spanish monarchy became mesmerized by the state of Florida beginning in 1513 after explorer Juan Ponce de Leon landed near St. Augustine. Ponce de Leon sent stories back to the monarchy about the land and the natives they found there. Read More