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 [...]

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 [...]

Florida travel, resort, cruise summer deals

Florida travel, resort, cruise summer deals

By Patti Roth City & Shore Travel Writer Whether you’re seeking a resort with activities for the whole family, a quaint inn for a romantic rendezvous or an excursion out to sea, Florida has something for [...]

Late summer Florida escapes, vacation deals

Late summer Florida escapes, vacation deals

By Patti Roth City & Shore Magazine Vacationing in Florida during the off-season, when summer shifts into fall, offers some of the best-of-the-best opportunities for leisure travel. Usually this stretch is quieter than the high season, [...]

Pooling resources: Florida’s coolest pools

Pooling resources: Florida’s coolest pools

By Patti Roth City & Shore Magazine In a state famous for beautiful beaches, spectacular pools bask in their own share of the spotlight. Loews Portofino Bay at Universal Orlando  Even though an ocean is miles [...]

Summer, fall Florida travel planner

Summer, fall Florida travel planner

AUGUST  Southeast Florida  Miami Spa Month – Participating spas offer deals on select spa services, miamispamonth.com. August and September Miami Spice – Participating restaurants in Miami-Dade County offer three-course meals for lunch and dinner, miamiandbeaches.com/special-offers/monthly-deals/miami-spice-month. Friday [...]