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  1. Siesta Key named top beach in country by TripAdvisor; 3 of top 4 in Tampa Bay


    For the third year in a row, a Florida beach has beaten out the shores of California and Hawaii as the best in the country, according to the 2017 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards.

    Tourists take in the sunset off Clearwater Beach. The beach was one of seven Florida beaches that ranked in the top 10 of TripAdvisor's best beaches in the country. [JIM DAMASKE | Times]
  2. Planning a visit to Cuba? You better find a guy to help you


    Anyone traveling on their own in Cuba needs to "know a guy."

    A horse-drawn carriage tour is a relaxing way to enjoy Varadero’s azure sky and water.
  3. Historic home of late Florida Gov. LeRoy Collins finally opening



    After repeated delays, the mansion that was once home to one of Florida's most well-regarded governors is finally going to swing open its doors to the public.

    The Grove symbolizes much of Florida’s terrible past and transformation. It was built in the 1800s by Richard Keith Call, one of the state’s early territorial governors, using slave labor.