Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Somewhere along the line, this palm tree took a dive from which it never recovered. As you might imagine, some younger folks like to see if they can walk across without falling into the alligator pit. Just kidding. I don't think there are any alligators in that water. Just in the Rainbow River itself.
Monday, May 20, 2013
The Columbia Cafe in Tampa has been a "Florida institution since 1905." The cafe on the Riverfront provides indoor and outdoor dining and offers a variety of dishes made famous by their "flagship" restaurant in Ybor City. You can order the original "1905" salad and chicken and yellow rice. They serve cocktails, beer and wine as well as their homemade sangria. You can read all about it here.
Friday, May 17, 2013
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Huxley was right, he was just off by about 30 years. But in the US of A, Big Brother has arrived in most every city and town due largely to monies provided by the Department of Homeland Security. Even one-horse towns in the middle of nowhere with one stoplight have bought a plethora of cameras with which to spy on citizens to help fight "terrorism."
Friday, April 26, 2013
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
The letters, AME, stand for African Methodist Episcopal). This interesting church has been in existence since the 19th century.
Monday, April 22, 2013
This device is located in Tampa, in an area along the Hillsborough River reserved for students and faculty of the University of South Florida. It is called the "Ropes Course." It appears to provide an opportunity for people to climb a variety of ropes (either high or low) in order to challenge them and/or help them cohere as a group.
You can find out more here.