Whimsical Castle Artist's Dream Near Sarasota / Bradenton Florida March 24th 2016 Solomon’s Castle, 4533 Solomon Rd., Ona, Florida.
$10 each got us a tour of this whimsical and fascinating castle that Howard Solomon, an artist of international fame, started building using “repurposed materials” in 1972. The castle is an amazing tribute to Mr. Solomon’s creativity and dexterity. Just the building itself is a phenomenal feat with over 80 fabulous stained glass pie ... read more
North America » United States » Florida Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
We are a couple, now in our early 70's, traveling in a 34" Holiday Vacationer Motor Home. Wes is a GE pensioner who just ended a 50 + year career, most recently consulting with the company. Joanne is a Public Relations specialist who runs her own "boutique" agency. Fall of 2015 began our 13th year keeping this travel blog. In the winter, we travel to and through Florida. We plan our route to include places of interest going to and fro and have included Williamsburg, Baltimore, Washington DC, St. Augustine, Savannah, Charlestown, Myrtle Beach, Florida's Pan Handle, New Orleans, Atlanta, Memph... full info