Archive for 'TRAVEL'

Three Florida arts experiences worth a drive

Three Florida arts experiences worth a drive

By Greg Carannante City & Shore Magazine Picasso in St. Pete. Shakespeare in Orlando. Megan Thee Stallion in Okeechobee. Three appealing arts experiences that involve a bit of a drive. Call it, if you will, a [...]

The rich holiday traditions – and all-night parties – of our island neighbors

The rich holiday traditions – and all-night parties – of our island neighbors

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine  There comes a moment in your life when, for the first time, you get to pick where to spend the holidays. Perhaps it’s after you’ve established a young family [...]

Say yes to the address: Nine dream Florida wedding destinations

Say yes to the address: Nine dream Florida wedding destinations

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine A private ceremony at a waterfront resort. A gala event on a historic property. And, of course, the iconic barefoot beachfront wedding. Whatever your wedding preferences, Florida can [...]

Where to go, what to do, when you go to Key Largo

Where to go, what to do, when you go to Key Largo

By Mark Gauert Explore Florida & the Caribbean Key Largo, once the place you passed going “all the way to Key West,’’ is becoming a destination of its own – with new resorts and reasons to [...]

Away from it all on the Norwegian Bliss

Away from it all on the Norwegian Bliss

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 [...]

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 [...]