Popular, proven, best-selling format: Adventure’s Day Trips by Theme books have sold more than 60,000 copies, strong numbers for regional titles
Market: Residents and tourists—including singles, couples, and families—looking for things to do on simple day trips or longer vacations
Tourism is big business in Florida—more than 100 million visitors annually
All-in-one source of information in a concise and handy guide
Features more than 225 activities and destinations from across the state of Florida
Reader experience: “With destinations arranged by theme, I can choose what I want to do and then find a location that’s close to me”
Mike Miller is a blogger, writer, consulting engineer, and speaker who has lived in Florida most of his life. He owns the popular website FloridaBackroadsTravel.com and is the author of 18 books about Florida. His writing focuses on off the beaten path Florida and tells readers about the rich Florida history that informs their travel. He has driven an estimated 2 million miles in Florida in too many cars to count and sailed all Florida coasts and Keys in his sailboats.
Mike received a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Florida and is a registered professional engineer and licensed real estate broker. He served in the U.S. Navy, owned his own consulting engineering firm, and had key roles in the construction of Walt Disney World, Epcot, and Universal Studios Florida. He loves to write and speak about Florida.
Florida Day Trips celebrates Florida’s unique nature and reflects Mike’s lifetime of exploring the Sunshine State.