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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 [...]

Five Florida summer road trips worth taking

Five Florida summer road trips worth taking

By Thomas Swick Summer is a great time to drive around our state. With the snowbirds gone and your neighbors up in North Carolina, the roads are as sane as they can ever be. It’s easy [...]

Summer events in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea

Summer events in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea

By Patti Roth Destinations magazine On the busy eastern edge of Broward County, Lauderdale-By-The-Sea is a seaside of calm. The city of about 6,000 residents delights visitors with a walkable downtown on and around east Commercial [...]

Seaplanes offer access to remote Florida

Seaplanes offer access to remote Florida

By Patti Roth Destinations magazine For island excursions – perhaps to Islamorada, Bimini or Nassau – flying across shimmering surf is a scenic delight. Sometimes the water also provides an ideal place to land. Seaplanes, which [...]