Hi, we’re Sandra Friend and John Keatley, the award-winning creators of Florida Hikes! We’ve authored more than 40 books and wandered the world looking for natural beauty and a sense of place. We believe that travel can be easy and is good for the soul.
Looking for inspiration?
Our award-winning guide to the Florida National Scenic Trail provides comprehensive end-to-end coverage of more than 1,400 miles of hiking in Florida, a must-have for planning your hike. 356 pages, 106 maps.
Travel is a journey through life. We savor the moments as we go. Follow our journeys to inspire your own.
Where we’ve been
Our travels throughout the United States: 44 states so far. Worldwide, we’ve been to every continent except Antarctica and Australia, 18 countries in all.