You expect bright and sunny and warm when you talk about Florida. My wife and I had never been there before even though her sister had lived there for years. We kept telling them we were going to visit, but we never got around to it. We liked the snow for the holidays, and thought that palm tree were a little odd to be seeing at that time of year. Then we thought the summers might be too hot down there. Then, after one visit, we started looking for South Tampa apartments for rent. We really liked our Florida experience.
We have always been drawn to water. We lived at a river’s edge up north. It meanders by and carries plenty of tugs and pleasure boats. The tugs are pushing barges from other states filled with coal for the power plants. Continue reading