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If you love traveling, outdoors, culture, photography, & making new travel friends join the South Florida Travel Lovers! We have plenty of events in the area to meet new people and share your love for adventure and travel. We'll also host international adventures of a lifetime!

Upcoming events (5+)

The Peru Adventure!

Cusco

March 18th-March 27th 2019 Our friends at PhotoFly Travel Club (http://photoflytravel.com/) have had some epic adventures here over the years and we’re invited for round 6! Don’t miss this one since the threat of Machu Picchu being shut down forever is real! Seeing this wonder of the world with your own eyes is truly mind blowing. More Info here: http://www.photoflytravel.org/peru-adventure-tour/ Email us at [masked] to get the daily itinerary and more details! * 9 nights/10 Days throughout the best of Peru * Boutique hotels and quaint lodging (Encompasses the feel, culture, & atmosphere of each destination) * Breakfast everyday * 4 Lunches, 2 Dinners * Guided walking tour of Cusco * Free day to explore the wonders of Cusco. Lots of great optional activities to choose from: * Weaving, cooking, and gardening classes, river rafting the Urubamba, Mountain Biking, silver workshop, and more in Cusco * Guided tour of the beautiful and historic Sacred Valley (Great photo opportunities here!) * Pisac market and Ollantaytambo village and ruins * Explore Maras village and salt pans and Moray archaeological terraces * Vista Dome train journey to Machu Picchu * Optional Inca Trail hike from Winay Wayna and the Inti Punku (sun gate), lunch en route. * Additional costs apply * Private guided tour of Machu Picchu * All Transfers & Taxes Included * Inter-trip airfare included * International airfare is not included. (We are happy to help you find a good flight as always! Flying in and out of Lima International Airport (LIM). Arrive on 04/18/18 and depart after 8:15 PM on 04/27/18) * Roommate Pairing to save money as always! * Email us to see daily itinerary at [masked] Join Us! *For our solo travelers I will pair you up with someone of the same sex unless single occupancy is requested. Price: $[masked] *Single Supplement: $535.00 OR Deposit: $600.00 Go here to sign up: http://www.photoflytravel.org/peru-adventure-tour/

Amazing Australia

Sydney

The Land Down Under March 27th - April 7th 2019 Our friends at PhotoFly Travel Club (http://www.photoflytravel.com/) have invited us to this amazing new adventure! Go here to sign up: http://www.photoflytravel.org/australia-group-tours/ E-mail us at [masked] for the daily itinerary! This time we will explore the beauty, beaches, & iconic buildings of Sydney, The Great Barrier Reef around the stunning Whitsunday Islands, & the history, food, & cultural epicenter that is Melbourne! Our tour leader and travel club founder, Steve Juba, used to live in Sydney and has explored much of the “Land Down Under”. We’re excited to show you some of our favorite parts of the great country of Australia! * 11 nights/12 days throughout the best of Australia * Breakfast Everyday * 1 lunch, 2 Dinners Sydney: 3 Nights - Privately Guided City Tour throughout highlights of Sydney (Opera House, Sydney Harbor Bridge, Darling Harbor, “The Rocks” historic district, Parliament House, Kings Cross, Watson’s Bay, Bondi Beach) Port Stevens & Nelson Bay Full Day Adventure: The Whitsunday Islands & Great Barrier Reef: 4 Nights - Great Barrier Reef Full Day Adventure The Great Barrier Reef is truly one of the great wonders of the natural world and a “must-see” for any visitor to Australia. “Reefworld” Pontoon: Morning tea, afternoon tea and a sumptuous buffet lunch included Snorkel Gear (fins & mask, wetsuit) included Intro and certified diving options (additional cost) Scenic helicopter flights (additional cost) - Whitehaven Beach Cruise and Island Exploration beach in Australia and name “Queensland’s Most Beautiful Beach”. - Explore Hamilton Island * Entry into “Wild Life Hamilton Island * Relax and explore the beaches of Hamilton Island * Use of catamarans, paddle skis, windsurfers, and snorkeling equipment * Use of gym, spa, & sauna * Unlimited use of the scheduled ‘Island Shuttle’ service Melbourne: 4 Nights Enjoy Melbourne’s “Old World charm. - Private guided city tour throughout the highlights of Melbourne (eclectic architecture of central business district, Captain Cook’s Cottage in the beautiful Fitzroy Gardens, Botanical Gardens, Queen Victorian Markets, Shrine of Remembrance, St Patrick’s Cathedral). - Unique, privately guided Lanes & Arcades walking tour: 4 handpicked venues: Uncover Melbourne’s cutest laneways. Wilsons Promontory Full Day Adventure: Australia´s best kept secret, Wilsons Promontory or “the Prom” as it is affectionately known to many people, is one of Victoria´s most loved and cherished natural attractions. - 3-4 hours of bush walking & exploring: Enjoy an amazing hiking experience and be astounded by some of Victoria´s best vistas on this bush walking adventure! - Wildlife: The prom is home to many marsupials, such as kangaroos and wombats, native birds and other native animals such as emus, which with a little luck we are able to see up close. Hike through some of the spectacular tracks such as Mt Bishop, Vereker Outlook or Pillar Point (easy – medium graded walks). Squeaky Beach: Be entertained by the pure white quartz ‘singing sands´ as we walk towards Tidal River. Breathtaking Coastal Views - One of a kind Farewell Dinner at the Colonial Tramcar * Tour Leader and photographer to help those interested in photography throughout these Australia group tours * 2 Domestic flights INCLUDED (Sydney –> Hamilton Island / Hamilton Island –> Melbourne) * International Airfare is not included. We are happy to help you find a good flight as always! (Flying into Sydney (SYD) & Departing from Melbourne (MEL) * All Taxes, Fees, & Transfers Included E-mail us at [masked] for the daily itinerary! Join Us! *For our solo travelers I will pair you up with someone of the same sex unless single occupancy is requested. Price: $[masked] *Single Supplement:[masked] OR Deposit:[masked] Go here to sign up: http://www.photoflytravel.org/australia-group-tours/

Travel Lovers Monthly Meetup

Pelican Park Clubhouse

Our Travel Club meetings are the perfect opportunity to meet other like minded travelers. We team up with Dayaway and Cruiseaway Travel Club out of Melbourne, FL to provide maximum opporutunity to talk travel and make new friends. We discuss our past and future trips while distributing a travel calendar of events. We sometimes have guest speakers from related topics such as nutrition while traveling, travel photography or a cruise company sales representative. Film and picture exchanges are always welcome.

Camping at Fort Desoto

Fort Desoto County Park

We have site 47 in area 1 reserved for the weekend. There are still plenty of sites available but they will fill up very fast as reservations have just opened up for this weekend. If you're interested I would suggest booking a site ASAP. Hope you can make it!

Past events (121)

Travel Lovers Monthly Meetup

Pelican Park Clubhouse

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