Family Advocates Story

Motivated by heart-breaking stories her own mother told about growing up in foster homes and determined to protect children in that situation now, Elaine Ellis became a Guardian ad Litem volunteer six years ago. “Mom wasn’t abused like many were back then, but she wasn’t loved either,” Elaine recalls. Now, she’s working to make sure children in state custody, like 7-year-old Sarah and her 8-year-old brother, Elijah, are treated the way she wishes her Mom

The “Get-Up-and-Go” Generation of Travelers

Is it any wonder that the Mature Adults of today are choosing Maintenance-Free Living Communities? The “over 55” population is staggering at a whopping 78 million individuals in the United States alone! And, as they have reached their prime age for travel, they have also reached their peak earning years, and now consider travel a necessity and no longer an anticipated luxury. The parents of the so called “Baby-Boomers” often saved their pennies and waited

Why Use a Travel Agency

Researching or booking travel on your own can be overwhelming and frustrating, especially if you are considering vacations, activities, or destinations that are new to you. With so many options available to travelers, it is important to be confident that you are getting the vacation experience you are looking for. The best way to make that happen is to depend on the services of a qualified local travel agent. Why use a travel agent?  Essentially,

Punta Gorda… Just a Hop, Skip, and a Jump Away!

Why would you want to move to Punta Gorda, Florida? Because you can afford it! Punta Gorda possesses incredible charm and a community rich with history. It is a thriving, small city nestled on the shores of Charlotte Harbor in SW Florida and it is rapidly becoming the IN destination for visitors, residences and businesses alike. Its recently revitalized downtown has cobblestone streets and gas lamp streetlights. The residential area features brick streets lined with

Cruise and Adventure Naples

Bringing a one-of-a-kind adventure attraction  to Naples this month, Cruise Naples is adding a unique Jet Boat vessel to their line of fleets. Known as ODIN, this jet boat will offer “thrill” rides that travel up to 50 miles per hour and propels into 360-degree adrenaline turns. More than just speed rides, you can book an eco cruise on ODIN and travel in this smooth and quiet ride along the inner Coastal waterway and Northern

Cruise and Adventure Naples

Naples, Florida is full of delightful sights; Cruise Naples connects with them all. Enjoy five daily 1.5 hour narrated cruises aboard the M/V Double Sunshine.  See luxurious mansions. Catch a glimpse of dolphins, manatees, bald eagles and more while discovering Gordon River history. Enjoy twinkling harbor lights during our spectacular sunset cruise departing daily one hour before sunset! Also choose a savory Wine & Dine Cruise or explore with our weekly Kids Cruise. Cruise Naples