Gainesville

The Ancient Art of Making Dugout Canoes

Dugout canoes are among the oldest forms of watercraft and were used by ancient peoples in North, Central and South America for centuries. They played an important role in their everyday lives, having an impact on everything from travel and trade to ...

Stay in a Florida Yurt

So you might be asking, “What’s a yurt?” In modern Turkish, the term is used as the synonym of homeland or dormitory. More commonly, a yurt is known as a traditional, portable round tent covered with skins or felt. For generations, yurts have been us...

Pizza & Junk in the Trunk

What would happen if a quirky store that sells kitschy retro items (think something like Urban Outfitters) also made hand-tossed, freshly-made pizzas? All under one roof (or at least on the same property)? It might look something like Satchel’s Pi...