Forgotten Florida: Islands to Discover

  Florida’s fabulous Keys are well known, but what of the Sunshine State’s other islands? Following a sweep of coastline from the panhandle’s extreme west near the Alabama border, all the way down to the distant Cedar Keys south of Gainsville, we take a look … Continue reading
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Miami after dark: Where to find the city’s best nightlife

The nightlife scene in Miami is a sizzling hot, neon-lit, non-stop party and it always lasts until dawn. Whether you’re drawn towards poolside people-watching, sexy Latin rhythms or non-stop uhntz uhntz uhntz, we’ve got you covered when the sun goes down… Clubs Basement Miami at … Continue reading
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Miami: Five of the city’s best Deco delights

Ocean Drive, Miami © Nathan Forget Miami’s South Beach claims the biggest and best collection of Art Deco architecture in the world, luring visitors from around the world to its pretty-in-pastels oceanfront. As a metropolis built entirely in the 20th century, Miami has been synonymous … Continue reading
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Kitesurfing, Cooking and Legal Rum: Paul Menta’s Key West

How many people can say they’ve got their dream job? That they make their living as a kitesurfer, or a chef, or a distiller, or a restaurateur? Not a majority, to be sure. But Paul Menta? Well, he spends his days doing all of those … Continue reading

Hemingway in Key West

Ernest Hemingway may have been one of the 20th century’s leading literary luminaries, but Hemingway in Key West? Here, they just call him Papa. Take a page out of Hemingway’s book(s) and start your tour with a daiquiri © martiapunts/iStock/Thinkstock Throughout his life, Hemingway came to … Continue reading

Florida Wreck Dives: U.S.N.S. General Hoyt S. Vandenberg

  Wreck divers look for certain elements when choosing a site: schematics; variety of depths; water temperatures and conditions; and, of course, the wreck wildlife. In short, no one wants a boring dive. Divers complete deploying a huge American flag Friday for July 4, 2014 © Joe Berg/Florida … Continue reading
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