| May 20, 2013
| 8:03 AM
It's that time of year again, when families start planning spring and summertime reunions. A good family reunion resort will offer activities and pastimes for all age groups, and accommodations with spacious, connecting rooms and suites, and condo- or...
| Dec 1, 2012
There's been some strange monkey business going on in Orlando.
A $5,000 metal gorilla statue disappeared from the poolside tiki bar at the Orlando Metropolitan Express hotel , Orlando cops say, reports the Orlando Sentinel.
The hotel does not have...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Adventist: Excludes 2,954 per-diem workers; includes Florida Hospital system and several Adventist Care Center nursing homes.
Comcast: Universal Orlando resort; excludes local cable-TV operations.
Orlando Health: Excludes 1,632 per-diem workers; does...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 7:21 AM
In the past, many families with special-needs children may have skipped vacations to theme parks, hotels and adventure spots because they didn’t feel comfortable with the facilities and services. But today, there are many more options. Thanks to the...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 8:51 AM
Spend 8-Days and 7-Nights in your choice of over 20 resorts in amazing destinations, including Orlando, Florida!
With Bluegreen’s Explorer package you can customize your 8-days and 7-nights into multiple stays or one extended retreat over a 12-...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 1:37 PM
Finding affordable sit-down eats in Orlando's posh resorts can be a challenge. Quick-serve take- away counters are not unusual inside mega hotels, but where do you go when you want to linger over a meal without a presidential suite price tag?
| Jan 8, 2012
Longtime readers of Orlando Sentinel editorials might think they've awakened in the Twilight Zone.
The Sentinel's editorial board has had some epic disagreements with hotelier Harris Rosen. Over a light-rail system between downtown Orlando and...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 6:54 AM
Gifts wrapped? Check. Cookies baked? Check. Reindeer food ready? Check. Roof cleared for sleigh landing? Check. Bring it, Santa, Florida is ready. While we await Claus & Co., let's dish:
Gingerbread rules. Cinnamon- and nutmeg-scented houses and other...
| Feb 3, 2012
Some people love theme parks for the rides. Some for the shows. And while you can lay down some serious cash for not-so-haute cuisine like churros and turkey legs, there are some who love the parks for the food, and some of the best in Central Florida can...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Reporting from Ko Olina, Oahu - My 11-year-old daughter, Hannah, has wanted to visit Hawaii since Disney's "Lilo & Stitch" movie came out in 2002.
The wacky animated movie about a Hawaiian girl who adopts a pet that turns out to be an alien was filled...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 8:29 AM
There's a new cruise line in the business and they're visiting places other cruise lines aren't. And they don't have a boat.
The company is called Mauiva, pronounced "Mo-ee-va," and they're in the business of air cruises, taking private airplanes on 6-...