Archive for 'Travel'

A cruise for everyone on the blue horizon

A cruise for everyone on the blue horizon

By Thomas Swick City & Shore Magazine On the afternoon of Nov. 9 – a summery hot day in Miami – Armando Christian Pérez, aka Pitbull, performed at the christening ceremony of the Norwegian Escape, the [...]

Five deluxe upgrades in South Florida travel

Five deluxe upgrades in South Florida travel

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine Just about anywhere else, a stay at a top-end resort means planning well ahead and at least a half-day’s travel. Not in South Florida. Across town from almost everywhere [...]

Top travel picks in Florida, USA, world in 2016

Top travel picks in Florida, USA, world in 2016

By Thomas Swick City & Shore Magazine In Florida Orlando The City Beautiful is automatically associated with Walt Disney World (even though the resort is located in Lake Buena Vista) but it is becoming a destination [...]

A guide to latest, greatest spa treatments

A guide to latest, greatest spa treatments

By Felicia Levine and Mark Gauert Overworked and overtired? Then close your eyes. Now breathe deep and picture spending a day – or a week – at one of South Florida’s most luxurious spas. Can you [...]

Taking time to get to know Tallahassee

Taking time to get to know Tallahassee

By Mark Gauert We never go to Tallahassee for fun. When we go to Tallahassee – once before the fall semester, once after the spring – we go to take our son to or from Florida [...]

Getting lost on Little Palm Island in the Keys

Getting lost on Little Palm Island in the Keys

By Mark Gauert When I was 5 years old, my mother lost me on Tom Sawyer Island. It wasn’t her fault. She’d had a tight grip on my hand as the log raft crossed the waters [...]

The new, most sought-after spa treatments

The new, most sought-after spa treatments

By Patti Roth The spa industry is offering a juicy array of new ways to be rubbed, scrubbed and polished these days. Hot stone therapies to warm and relax muscles – once the trendiest treatment – [...]

Great summer escapes in, near South Florida

Great summer escapes in, near South Florida

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub Sometimes all you need to recharge is to spend a few days in a different location. You don’t have to go far to reap the benefits of a break in routine and [...]

Luxury Island getaways and adventures

Luxury Island getaways and adventures

  So you’ve decided to visit an island on your next getaway, and now you need to decide which one and what to do when you arrive there. You can luxuriate in a chic resort, or you [...]

Travel: sometimes, it is about the destinations

Travel: sometimes, it is about the destinations

By Patti Roth Top off the gas tank and point your car north, south, east or west. The direction really doesn’t matter, not when you’re in search of intriguing, quirky or delightful South Florida destinations that [...]