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  • 25 Reasons to Travel: Weekend Roundup

    This week we gave you a handful of reasons to visit some amazing locations, from Milwaukee to Cognac. But believe us there are far more than five reasons to go back again and again.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on October 19, 2013 at 12:00:22 PM EDT in New at Fodor's
  • Florida's 5 Best Boutique Hotels

    Florida's coasts are cluttered with massive resort-style hotels, but on your next Florida jaunt, why not opt in for a stylish, small hotel instead? Read on for reviews of five of our favorite Florida boutique hotels.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on October 17, 2013 at 7:57:36 AM EDT in Hotels
  • Where to Eat in Miami Now

    Miami's food scene is heating up with chefs from across the country and beyond setting their sights on its sexy and sun-drenched terrain. Here are the eateries on the top of our list.

    Posted by Rachel Felder on September 23, 2013 at 11:31:53 AM EDT in Restaurants
  • Posh Pearl Hotel Opens on Florida's Emerald Coast

    With views of the Gulf of Mexico, luxe amenities like private balconies and rainfall showers, and a restaurant that serves nothing but local eats, The Pearl is set to shine on Florida's Emerald Coast.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on August 20, 2013 at 8:55:37 AM EDT in News, Hotels
  • 10 Great Vacations for Nature Lovers

    Do you dream about going snout-to-snout with a bear, or at least observing a bear from a safe and responsible distance? These 10 trips come with bears, rays, bison, and more!

    Posted by Donna Heiderstadt on July 26, 2013 at 11:30:10 AM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • 5 Must-Do Activities in Sanibel, Florida

    The charms of Sanibel, a subtropical barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico off Florida's southwestern coast, are many. From a wildlife refuge to pontoon boat cruises, here are five ways to discover them.

    Posted by Andrea M. Rotondo on June 10, 2013 at 8:56:32 AM EDT in Outdoors, Family
  • Six National Parks to Visit in 2013

    This week (April 20-28) is National Parks Week, meaning visitors can enjoy the great outdoors sans entry fee. Whether you go this week, or spread your trips out all summer-long, these are the six parks to hit this year.

    Posted by Deb Hopewell on April 23, 2013 at 11:19:10 AM EDT in Outdoors, Trip Ideas
  • What to Pack: Miami

    Whether you go for the sun-drenched fun or the fantastic food, Miami is calling. Book now before the humidity and summer crowds strike; don't worry, we packed your bags for you.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on April 01, 2013 at 11:20:49 AM EDT in Style
  • 10 Best Small Towns in America

    In a time when "authentic" is a travel buzzword, its America's small towns that are drawing in visitors with great local culture, noteworthy cuisine, outdoor offerings, and a low key charm that big cities can't match.

    Posted by Sandra Ramani on March 19, 2013 at 11:59:05 AM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • St Augustine, Florida, Celebrates 500th Anniversary

    Juan Ponce de Leon made landfall in what is now northeast Florida more than 100 years before the Pilgrims arrived. And St. Augustine is celebrating this 500 year anniversary in high style.

    Posted by Deb Hopewell on March 15, 2013 at 11:02:36 AM EDT in Events, Trip Ideas