Tropical Simplicity on Palm Island
From the mainland of Cape Haze, Florida, Palm Island looks little more than a scant piece of land nearly within arm's reach. Six minutes is all it takes to cross to the island by ferry, but time stands still as the salty sea breeze fills your lungs, quietly leaving everyday stresses behind you in preparation for your stay. [Read]
Florida's Space Coast
Suddenly, spray burst skyward, showering us with warm mist. A defiant response to our passing, it was a clear indication that we were now considered an annoyance. To the local residents watching from the shore, this type of behavior was considered commonplace. [Read]
Built as a scaled-down version of Nepal's grand Mount Everest, Disney's snow-capped peak rises nearly 200 feet high. The excursion up the mountain, courtesy of the Anandapur Rail Service (a rickety railway that holds 34 passengers,) might be a scenic, relaxing one, but word on Serka Zong's twisted pathways is that the rail service might disrupt the widely feared, legendary yeti -oversized and hairy protector of Nepal's sacred landmark. [Read]
the past, Daytona Beach was synonymous with MTV parties
and spring breakers. However, I quickly learned that
in the "new" Daytona Beach, the focus is
family. Stretching over 23 miles of family-friendly
beaches, the area offers a multitude of options that
are sure to please every member of your family from
the racing enthusiast and sports fanatic to the history
buff, art critic and food lover.
Explore the 'original' Florida in Tallahassee -- the
sleepy city nestled in live oaks and Spanish moss
with more than a hint of Southern hospitality! Neilia
Sherman gives you an inside look. [Read]
Northwest Florida between Pensacola and Panama City is the highly impressive 2,400-acre
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. The resort, located just off the Gulf of Mexico's
sugar-sand beaches, creates the perfect backdrop for a luxurious Southern retreat.
Sonesta Miami Hotel
Experience all the glitz, glamor and sunshine Miami has to offer
in the fashionable neighborhood of Coconut Grove, where Sonesta just opened a
new hotel. Margaret Hundley Parker takes you there in style!
America at Walt Disney World!
Feeling patriotic? There's no better place to revel in the American
spirit than Walt Disney World in Orlando. Check out our musts for any country-loving
citizen when visiting this all-American playground! [Read]
Away on a Gentle Breeze
although known for its rich military history, has much more to offer than bomber
planes and naval bases. Would sandy beaches, sparkling water and good, cheap eats
perk your interest? Let Eva Knapp take for a tour through this jewel on the Gulf!