| May 13, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Not only does Florida have spectacular coasts on the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico but the state also has plenty of other opportunities for relaxing, refreshing, renewing H2O fun -- at many water parks around the state.
Here's a selection of...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 3:38 PM
The Orlando World Center Marriott is making a a big splash on the local resort scene.
The 2,000-room resort, which towers above the landscape alongside Interstate 4 opposite Walt Disney World, has finished a multimillion-dollar refurbishment with the...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 10:24 AM
The group Florida Parents Against Common Core is planning to protest outside an Orlando hotel Saturday where a national conference on the academic standards is taking place.
The group's website says members will be protesting from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m....
| May 6, 2013
| 11:09 AM
You might wager romantic restaurant dinners on Valentine's Day would outnumber reservations on Mother's Day. But the National Restaurant Association says Mom wins out over Cupid, projecting that 75 million American adults will dine out May 12.
| May 10, 2013
Spend 8 days and 7 nights in your choice of more than 20 Bluegreen resorts in amazing destinations, including Orlando, Florida and Las Vegas, Nevada!
With Bluegreen's Explorer package you can customize your 8 days and 7 nights into multiple stays or...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Easter dinner with family and friends is a much anticipated spring occasion. For those who don't want to cook, local resorts and restaurants are prepared to do everything for you — including the dishes.
Here is a sampling of where to enjoy a...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Like Orlando, Las Vegas lives on tourism.
Unlike Orlando, Las Vegas uses tourist taxes to help pay for schools, cops, roads and more.
There's a simple reason for the Las Vegas logic: Locals know that, although tourists bring money to town, they also...
| 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-...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Who wants ice cream for breakfast?
At Give Kids the World Village (http://www.givekidstheworld.org) near the Orlando theme parks, visiting kids can have ice cream every day for breakfast if they choose. They can celebrate Halloween in June and...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 5:09 PM
So you finally grasp the fees many airlines charge for things such as extra suitcases and added legroom? Well, before you fly off on vacation this summer, be aware there's at least one more surcharge many travelers face once they reach their destination:...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 8:26 AM
Does Dad really need a tie? Perhaps dinner out is a better fit this year.
Here's a sampling of Father's Day restaurant specials for Sunday, June 16. Some deals start on June 15, stretching the celebration into a full weekend. Prices do not include tax...