Visiting The Gates: Simple Luxury at its Finest

I was recently invited to visit some friends in Miami Beach and to check out some of their newest and most luxurious properties. The Gates are known for their attention to detail and for being close to all the action. Staying at the Gates Hotel South Beach, where I had a few days to relax […]

Key West

Seeing how I grew up in South Florida, I spent many weekends down in the Keys, but I haven’t been in a long time. On this trip I tested out a Lexus IS 200t and drove down to Key West. Down there I did something that I’ve never done, took a helicopter ride… I will let […]

Should you opt for an AirBnb if you preferred hotel isn’t available?

17 AirBnb Rentals Vacation Reward points just aren’t going to be available this time since you’re going to a destination with bed & breakfast inns or accommodations with amenities that don’t suit you. What next? Now that you’ve determined the type of traveler you are, you need to consider the next option, AirBnB.com. First, it’s […]

How to find local culture in any city, big or small

12 APRIL, 2017 Local Culture Vacation Regardless of the number in your travel party, you can find opportunities for local culture on vacation. Culture is often a broadly used term, and depending on who you ask, it has varied meanings. Regardless, we’ll take the traditional definition of culture when we consider those social studies classes […]

New Year’s Eve in Palm Springs, California

I spent New Year’s Eve at Palm Springs this past year, and it was incredible. Some of the highlights were the Black Tie Gala for the Palm Springs Film Festival, trying the spa at Two Bunch Palms Spa Resort, doing the driving experience at the BMW Driving School, flying on a helicopter over the city, […]

Lion Country Safari Florida

Whenever I’m in South Florida and I have a few free days, I try to get to Lion Country Safari. As much as I love being surrounded by animals, its one of my favorite places on earth. Here are some pictures of my last couple visits.

Getting Healed: FloridaRx for the Frozen Soul

3 FEB, 2016 Florida Roadtrip Sponsored Winter is everyone’s least favorite season for a reason, but that doesn’t mean that it has to be all bad. In fact, traveling in the wintertime is one of the best ways to check out new locations and to find secret spots to sunbathe at when the weather turns […]

Rocking ‘n Rolling in Memphis: Day Two with TN Vacation

After a great first day with TN Vacation in Memphis, I was looking forward to spending another day in the city and getting to know Tennessee a little more. I had experienced only good things, so I knew this day was going to be just as good as the last—and just as packed with things to […]

Rocking and Rolling in Memphis: Day One with TN Vacation

I recently visited Tennessee with the TN Vacation. They had a full schedule planned for me, including flights to Memphis, Jackson, and Nashville. I was looking forward to checking out the city and the music I heard so much about and trying some new culinary foods and drinks. Tennessee has been known for its Southern […]