| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Times Square in New York City and the Las Vegas Strip seem to have a lock on the ultimate New Year's Eve parties. But if your travel plans don't take you to those places, you may want to welcome 2014 with Miley Cyrus in Miami or Bill Maher in Honolulu....
| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:49 AM
Say goodbye to THEhotel at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino and welcome a new name and vibe when the Delano Las Vegas takes over late this summer.
The renovation will infuse the 1,100 suites with Delano's South Beach brand when the hotel welcomes guests...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:19 AM
Miami-born, SoCal-raised, globally in-demand EDM mystic Steve Aoki will turn up with his turntables in an unusual spot on April 18: poolside at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood.
Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Friday for $54 ($79 day of...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 3:16 PM
Broward and Miami-Dade counties would each open one Las Vegas style hotel casino if a bill introduced on Monday works its way through the Florida Legislature.
A new commission would oversee gambling and voters would get the final say on all future...
| Feb 19, 2014
Kendra Haynes grew up dancing ballet, jazz and salsa. But when she saw the fluid movements of Brazilian zouk, a dance similar to lambada, it was love at first sight.
"Ever since then, I did everything I could to learn it," says Haynes, 26. "I made it my...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:20 PM
South Florida's gay social calendar is getting a lot busier.
PrideFest. Parades. An art gallery opening. Circuit parties.
Within South Florida’s tourism boom, the LGBT community has carved a new season. It’s all part of a giant rainbow...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 3:32 PM
With more than 70 events, the 13th edition of the South Beach Wine and Food Festival, which will run Feb. 20 to Feb. 23, is the largest in its history.
From the big blowouts such as Rachael Ray's Burger Bash to small seminars about pairing champagne and...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Monday was party night at NATPE, with fetes spread around the South Beach area.
Endemol turned up the volume with its latenight affair at Liv at the Fontainebleau Hotel, where the confab runs through Wednesday. Singer Pitbull was a surprise guest with an...
| May 27, 2014
| 5:05 AM
It's that special time in the late afternoon when the light turns golden and life seems to move at the pace of a bygone era in the square that anchors this Amazon city's opera house.
Children clamor to catch soap bubbles sent aloft by a vendor,...
| May 17, 2014
With the brutal winter now in the rear view mirror, many Americans are planning to take summer vacations, recent travel surveys show.
The majority of Floridians — 81 percent — expect to take at least one summer trip of 50 miles or more...
| May 16, 2014
| 11:38 AM
It’s a sweet 16th for the re-branded Miami Fashion Week, and the spate of designer runway shows is shining a spotlight on resort wear.
Resort wear is the easy and breezy vacation clothing glamazons wear on cruise ships and at resort hotels. In...