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Roy’s Bonita Springs Offers New Japan Inspired Prix Fixe Menu

Roy’s Bonita Springs Offers New Japan Inspired Prix Fixe Menu

Roy's Global Tasting Menu Japan

We recently had the opportunity to try Roy’s new Global Tasting Menu inspired in the flavors of Japan.Global Tasting Menu inspired in the flavors of Japan. This 3-course prix fixe menu offers a choice of one appetizer, one entree, and one dessert and it’s the perfect opportunity to try something new and different and it’s a great option for a date night or for celebrating a special occasion.

This Global Tasting Menu is influenced by Roy’s Japanese heritage. In the restaurant’s unmistakable fusion style Japanese flavors and ingredients are creatively and playfully combined to provide a bold and exciting dining experience.

Roy's Global Tasting Menu Japan

Start with a choice of Hamachi sashimi with greapefruit, jalapeño, and ponzu gel or short rib and mushroom dim sum served over warm caramelized onion soy jus. Ths shashimi was fresh and the combination of the sweet tanginess of the grapefruit with the jalapeño really complimented the subtle flavor of the fish.

Roy's Global Tasting Menu Japan

The entree offers a selection of either a 14oz Mongolian glazed porkchop or Togarashi spiced seared salmon. The salmon was fresh and cooked to perfection served over a bed of greens which contained a delicious blend of Honshimeji mushrooms and edamame in a Nori vinaigrette. read more

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Disney on Ice presents Frozen Coming to Hertz Arena: Win a 4 Pack of Tickets!

Disney on Ice presents Frozen Coming to Hertz Arena: Win a 4 Pack of Tickets!

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Disney On Ice presents Frozen - March 2019 - Anna - For the First Time in Forever

Photo: Feld Entertainment

We’re super excited about Disney On Ice presents Frozen coming to Southwest Florida’s Hertz Arena from March 15-17, 2019.  Tickets are now on sale a www.disneyonice.com and you can choose from seven performances.

This live production, based on the  Academy Award-winning tale of Anna and Elsa really captures the magic and excitement of the two sister’s adventures.

Anna, a girl with an extraordinary heart, embarks on an epic journey to find her sister, the magical Elsa, who is determined to remain secluded as she finally feels free to test the limits of her powers. Rugged mountain man Kristoff, his loyal reindeer Sven, the lovable and hilarious snowman Olaf and the mystical trolls help Anna along the way in this story about love conquering fear. Audiences will get to sing along with such musical masterpieces as “Let it Go,” “Do You Want to Build a Snowman?” and “Fixer Upper.” read more

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Beyond the Beach: Our Favorite Things To Do With Kids In Naples

Beyond the Beach: Our Favorite Things To Do With Kids In Naples

We all know that when it comes to the best things to do in Naples the beach is at the top of the list. However there are also lots of other great things to do in Naples with kids. Naples is full of fun family-friendly activities. From checking out the wild animals at the zoo to having a little fun while learning, your kids are sure to enjoy we’re sharing our favorite things to do in Naples with kids!

Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens

With a huge variety of different animals, your kids will be entertained for hours at Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens. In addition to a large selection of birds, reptiles, and mammals, this zoo also has some amazing special wildlife exhibits. Be sure to check out the Florida panther, giraffes, lions, and clouded leopards.

Naples Zoo

C’mon Golisano Children’s Museum

Give your kids a chance to expand their imagination and learn through play at this popular family attraction in Naples. The Golisano Children’s Museum has a variety of hands-on exhibits, a two-story tree perfect for climbing, and a water play station. The museum also offers a ton of great special events and activities that encourage children and adults to get involved in the action. read more

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Best Things to Do With Teens and Tweens in Fort Myers

Best Things to Do With Teens and Tweens in Fort Myers

Defy Fort MyersTeens and tweens can be a tough crowd to entertain. Not only are they notoriously hard to impress, but they’re often stuck between childhood and adulthood – too grown up for kid attractions but not grown up enough for adult activities. Luckily Fort Myers is full of amazing attractions that will definitely spark the interest of your teens and tweens. Check out these fun things to do with teens and tweens in Fort Myers.

Defy Fort Myers

9370 Dynasty Drive, Fort Myers

Your adventurous teens and tweens will love Defy Fort Myers. It has so many exciting attractions inside, including over 35 trampolines, angled wall trampolines, launching decks, a rock wall, and ziplining. This 40,000-square-foot facility is an adventure-lover’s dream.

Defy Fort Myers

In addition to a fun open jumping space, this trampoline park also has some pretty cool features your teen/tween will enjoy, like the battle beams, ninja course, and trapeze. Everyone in the family enjoyed jumping in the trampolines, trying out the ninja course and practicing different tricks and jumps. It was one of the most fun afternoons we’ve had in a while. I love that the kids got a great workout as well, and so did the adults. Defy Fort Myers is open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to midnight and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. read more

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Best Places for Birding in Southwest Florida

Best Places for Birding in Southwest Florida

Snowy egretSouthwest Florida is one of the best places in the country for bird watching. The area is in the path of one of the world’s most traveled flyways, which means migrating birds from across the globe travel across our skies. To get great views of birds flying across Southwest Florida, check out these five amazing places for birding in the area.

Audubon Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary

375 Sanctuary Road, Naples

Often making it into the top 10 places to bird-watch in the United States Audubon Corkscrew Sanctuary is a favorite birding destination for amateur and seasoned bird watchers.  In addition to being a wonderful spot for bird watching, Audubon Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary is also known for ease of viewing. As one of the world’s last old-growth bald cypress forest, this sanctuary is home to wood storks, white ibis, and red-bellied woodpeckers year-round. During migration season, you’ll also find warblers, painted buntings, and summer tanagers from the two-mile long boardwalk that works its way through upland, wetland, and cypress forests. read more

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