Indian Rocks Beach welcomes boaters of all types to dock for free during the day at its public docks on the Intracoastal Waterway. Within two blocks of the docks, visitors will find more than a dozen restaurants, shops and attractions.
Brian Stacey, director of new product development for Tauck, the cruise and tour company, says his must-haves include Creative Labs' noise-canceling headphones for air travel ($60) and a GoPro camera, right, which he describes as "the hottest thing out there" (newest model, HERO3+ …
When Busch Gardens opens its new thrill ride Falcon's Fury, a 335-foot drop tower scheduled to open in the spring, it will be in a newly reimagined land called Pantopia that will have jeweled theming, a renovated theater, new bakery and snack spots, a Busch Gardens announcement says.
To mark the 10th anniversary of the Louis Armstrong museum in the modest brick house where he lived for 28 years, curators are unveiling one of the jazz trumpeter's most unusual artifacts — a plaster mask that had been stored in a cupboard for decades.
GASPARILLA ISLAND — Boca Grande is known for its tarpon fishing, golf carts and fresh seafood plucked from the Gulf of Mexico. But for 100 years, the tiny fishing village has harbored a well-kept secret: It has a world-class resort that counts itself among the best in Florida.
I hear the Tetons are spectacular. But we didn't make it to Jackson Hole during a trip to Wyoming over the summer. We took the road less traveled, something I would recommend next year when the snow stops flying.
Having fun is serious business.
Just ask the 26,000 people at the International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions expo held last week in Orlando.
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif.
The daily decision over the hot breakfast buffet is always a matter of debate. It's not the "pancakes versus waffles" conundrum, but "California versus Nevada." Some vote for California as the best way to start the ski day, while others prefer Nevada. It's a matter of the best warmup runs …
TAMPA — To the backdrop of screaming tourists on Busch Gardens' Cheetah Hunt roller coaster, Gov. Rick Scott on Friday said 22.9 million visitors came to Florida between July and September, a third-quarter record for the state.
THONOTOSASSA — As the weather cools, the hiking, canoeing and scenic vistas at John B. Sargeant Sr. Memorial Park just grow more inviting.