Archive for 'Travel'

Norwegian Bliss winter season begins Nov. 17

Norwegian Bliss winter season begins Nov. 17

By Mark Gauert City & Shore Magazine Is it possible to get away from a crowd of 4,004 passengers and 1,716 crew aboard a 994-foot cruise ship? A cruise ship that boasts the longest (at 1,000 [...]

Getting to Key West is more than half the fun

Getting to Key West is more than half the fun

By Thomas Swick City & Shore Magazine Of the many attractions in the Keys – fishing, snorkeling, boating, chilling – the one that almost all visitors partake of is driving. (There are a few old salts [...]

Close to attractions, and to home, in Orlando

Close to attractions, and to home, in Orlando

By Patti Roth City & Shore Magazine  For many vacationers traveling to Orlando, a traditional resort is the obvious place to stay. But some visitors prefer a different option. A vacation rental home was ideal for [...]

An RV may be in your future, down the road

An RV may be in your future, down the road

By Emily J. Minor City & Shore PRIME Magazine Taking off in an RV to see the country is not for everyone, let’s start with that. The road is often bumpy, and not in a colloquial [...]

Travel editor’s pick: Where to Go in 2018

Travel editor’s pick: Where to Go in 2018

By Thomas Swick City & Shore Magazine In Florida Tampa Tourists, like armies, march on their stomachs, which is why this city, sometimes called The Big Guava, warrants your attention. Chefs like Greg Baker (don’t miss [...]

Six winter escapes to take you far, away

Six winter escapes to take you far, away

By Terry Gardener and Anne Z. Cooke Tweet [...]

The hills are alive, and lively, in Swiss summer

The hills are alive, and lively, in Swiss summer

By Mark Gauert   City & Shore Magazine The lady in the ball cap walking her dog down the mountain asked where I was from. “Floride?’’ she repeated in French, before switching to English. “Why would [...]

Five late-summer Florida road trips

Five late-summer Florida road trips

By Bonnie Gross City & Shore PRIME  Wakullah Springs A historic state-park lodge near Tallahassee Just 15 minutes south of Tallahassee, Wakulla Springs State Park feels like a well-preserved heirloom. Made famous by Tarzan films – [...]

Five fast Florida getaways you deserve

Five fast Florida getaways you deserve

By Emily J. Minor City & Shore PRIME Magazine Sometimes you just need to get away. Quickly. Maybe it’s work. Maybe it’s the kids. Maybe it’s work, kids and – who knows? – the neighbors. Whatever [...]

Travel editor’s choice: Where to go in 2017

Travel editor’s choice: Where to go in 2017

By Thomas Swick City & Shore Magazine In Florida Sanibel & Captiva The timeless quality of these two islands tends to keep them off Where-To-Go-Next lists. Travel trends come and go and people still scour the [...]