| Jun 7, 2014
Although the signature attraction is 13 miles of white-sand beaches, a visitor can be captivated in New Smyrna Beach without putting toes in the water.
Art galleries, museums, antiques shops, history and an array of laid-back bars and eateries compete...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 3:03 AM
Fortune has published a new article on Lake Nona, outlining the massive mixed-use development near Orlando International Airport and progress it has made over the past 10 years.
The article provides a good summary of the development and the people...
| May 12, 2013
My expectations are rarely high for restaurants in airport hotels. The emphasis is often sustenance for transient visitors, not a taste of local flavor.
So when Crimson Tavern opened inside the Orlando Airport Marriott with a focus on sourcing local...
| Aug 8, 2011
If you are flying out of Boston Logan International Airport, be prepared to have a brief conversation with a Transportation Security Administration officer who will be interested in more than what you have to say.
Under a 60-day pilot program that starts...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 6:15 AM
Captain Jack Sparrow swings down upon the gang of pirates overtaking the ship. Swords clash before he calms the rumble and they celebrate with fireworks bursting above.
Sound like a scene from the next "Pirates of the Caribbean" flick? It's actually a...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:17 AM
JetBlue Airways on Tuesday launched its Cabin Fever sale with fares ranging from $50-160 one way from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
The special Web fares must be purchased before 11:59 p.m. Wednesday Jan. 23 and are valid for travel...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 7:49 PM
He was Orlando's shepherd during its most remarkable period of growth. With hard work and a sense of humor, he helped turn a small town into a big city, before retiring as its longest-serving mayor.
Carl Langford, whose quirky personality and penchant...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 5:53 PM
There's so much common sense coming out of the Transportation Security Administration these days you might hardly recognize the mammoth federal agency the next time you fly.
New this week at Orlando International Airport: children under 12 are no...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 9:34 AM
I was near Orlando International Airport the other evening as the sun was close to setting in the winter sky. It was clear with only a few clouds on the horizon. The light was gorgeous. I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to make an image.
| Oct 12, 2011
| 6:28 AM
As the designated local pool photographer for President Barack Obama's visit to central Florida, Tuesday, Joe Burbank shares a few observations from Press Van 1 in the presidential motorcade:
• Doesn't the photo above look like an album cover? It...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 11:46 AM
Dallas-based Southwest Airlines is low-cost, no-frills, no-reserved-seats discount carrier with flights between almost 70 cities in more than 35 states. It is also now the busiest airline, by far, at Orlando International Airport thanks to its acquisition...