Travel Contests: Week of March 25, 2015


This week’s travel contests include: Win a 4-night relaxing Florida beach getaway Win a trip for two to Maui from Hawaiian Airlines (on Facebook) Win a trip to New York or Paris from Tablet Hotels Win a trip to New Orleans from Land’s End Win a $900,000 Bed & Breakfast in Maine Win a trip to volunteer […]

Travel Contests: Week of March 18, 2015

Mall of America

This week’s travel contests include: Win a trip to Mall of America plus two $500 Mall of America® VISA® Gift Cards, a two-night stay near Mall of America® and two The Big Ticket™ Win an Orlando family vacation Win a trip for two to Austin, TX Win a wedding do-over with 50 guests from Marriott Pompano Beach (on […]

5 picks from the emerging restaurant scene in Naples, Florida

Salt at Sea Salt

Naples is part of what’s known as Florida’s Paradise Coast, along with the Everglades and Marco Island on the southwest part of the state. You won’t believe the emerging culinary scene in Naples. There are new restaurants and bars opening everywhere, all led by young, energetic chefs, elevating the Naples dining experience. Here are five of […]

Behind-the-Scenes at Joe’s Stone Crab in Miami

Joe's Stone Crab in Miami

I was just in Miami to attend the South Beach Wine & Food Festival as a guest of Certified Angus Beef, which supplies meat to some of the city’s top restaurants—including Joe’s Stone Crab (11 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139). Joe’s is one of south Florida’s most iconic and historic restaurants and during my stay, I […]

Travel Contests: Week of February 25, 2015


This week’s travel contests could win you: Win a 3-night Florida beach getaway with gift cards Win the ultimate New Zealand vacation Win a 8-day bike trip in Italy Win a 7-day trip for two to Florence Win a 5-night Marriott stays and Marriott bedding Win a 3-night trip for two to Charleston with food tour

The PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach, FL, in words and photos

PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach, FL

The PGA National Resort & Spa has recently completed a 100-million-dollar renovation—and boy does it show. No matter what your level of play is, I’m willing to bet you’ll leave this revamped resort with a love for the game and everything it represents. Here are my top reasons to visit the PGA National Resort & Spa: 1. […]

Travel Contests: Week of January 21, 2015


This week’s travel contests include: Win an Allianz Global Assistance GoBag in celebration of The New York Times Travel Show! ( contest) Win two tickets to your dream destination with Turkish Airlines (on social media) Win a pampering vacation for two in Barbados Win a week-long cruise departing from your choice of Texas or Florida (on Facebook) Win a […]

11 Reasons to Stay at the Delray Sands Resort

Delray Sands Resort pool

I just returned from checking out South Florida’s newest hotel! I was able to make it down for the Delray Sands Resort’s grand opening celebration last Thursday night, to which they invited me and a few other bloggers. The new hotel just completed an extensive renovation and when you walk through the lobby doors, you’d never […]