Category Archives: Florida

Villa Vizcaya – A Treasure in South Florida

Villa Vizcaya is an Italian style villa overlooking Biscayne Bay.  It was the winter residence of the Chicago industrialist, James Deering, of International Harvester Co.  The mansion was built in two years (1914-1916).  1000 workers were hired for the labor … Continue reading

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Cruising the East Coast – Portland, Boston & Port Canaveral

Our fall cruise of the Saint Lawrence left Canada and headed down the coast of the United States.  We made 3 stops before finishing in Ft. Lauderdale. Portland, Maine Portland was fogged in.  We could hardly see the end of … Continue reading

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