318 turns in 11 miles! Any motorcycle or sports car owner would be crazy to pass up a chance to carve the curves at the Tail of the Dragon and Deals Gap located on the border of Tennessee and North Carolina.
The Kanapaha Botanical Gardens are located in Gainesville, FL near the University of Florida. Even though our visit was during a drought, the gardens still contained many beautiful blooming flowers.
On my way to another event, I saw a group of helicopters on display near the Sante Fe Community College parking lot in Gainesville FL. It was a stop on the national American Heroes Air Show tour.
The U.S.S. Alabama Battleship BB-60 was retired from active military service after World War II and was donated to the state from which it was named. It now lies in Mobile Bay just off the I-10 interstate expressway serving as a floating Naval museum. To see my 260+ photographs from this National Historic Landmark, click on the link below.
Yet another fun science experiment has been added to my site. This time it’s the “Crushing Soda Cans With Steam & Air Pressure” exercise.
A friend of mine purchased a Ducati 748R sportbike motorcycle and sent me a collection of pictures. The bike has a laundry list of modifications and is just about race ready. To check out the pictures and “mods” of this mint condition 2000 Ducati 748R click on the link below.
The Big Kahuna Nationals AMA Superbike motorcycle race in 2001 was held at the Road Atlanta track located in N.E. Georgia. To check out my pictures and a video clip from the ’01 Big Kahuna Nationals, click on the link below.
One sunny day in Gainesville Florida, I opted to visit the Motocross of Marion County dirt bike track rather than my usual ride around Alachua County. The Motocross of Marion County track is also more commonly known as Reddick MotoX. The racers were out in full force on their Kawasaki, Honda and Yamaha off road “MotoX” dirt bike motorcycles.
Motocross of Marion County Pictures – Citra, FL
During a last minute holiday season shopping trip, I snapped a few pictures of the Christmas display at the Aventura Mall located in Miami-Dade county Florida. Along with the pictures, I also included some information about the mall itself.
Aventura Mall Christmas Display Pictures – Miami, FL
Saint Andrews State Park, located in Panama City Beach Florida, includes over 1200 acres of land full of recreational opportunities. During our visit to the park we saw a variety of wildlife including an alligator basking in the sun, hawks diving for fish, and some white tailed deer.