Travel Tips

10 Sun Safety Tips For Families

Summer is officially starting soon, and with it, family vacations and trips to the beach. While our thoughts drift to relaxing at the pool, boating on the ocean and spending dusk 'til dawn on the beach, enjoying the warm rays of sunshine without proper protection can cause sun damage, sunburn pain or worse, lead to skin cancer.…
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What To Pack on Your Florida Vacation

From the time I was two years old, Walt Disney World was my family’s holiday destination. Once a year we’d pack our bags and head south to find the magical mouse and his gang of happy mates. For us, a trip to Florida was often a much-needed escape from a New York winter or a fun way…
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Ten Reasons Fort Lauderdale Beach Is the Best Beach in Broward

http://www.browardpalmbeach.com/arts/ten-reasons-fort-lauderdale-beach-is-the-best-beach-in-broward-8023789 We certainly saved the best for last in our search for the best beach in Broward County. We must say that we've enjoyed our stroll through some of the quieter, less-populated beaches Broward has to offer. It's been a legitimately tough choice deciding on our favorite beach, but in the end, our search for…
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A Weekend in Fort Lauderdale

It doesn’t really matter what time of the year you head to the beach in Fort Lauderdale. I can’t think of any month that I have visited and not found State Road A1A (AKA Ocean Boulevard) to be one of the most entertaining beach strips in Florida. In the morning its serpentine path is bathed in a…
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SONESTA FORT LAUDERDALE BEACH CELEBRATES ARRIVAL OF SUMMER WITH SPECIAL OFFERINGS AND SAVINGS

Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach is welcoming the warm summer months and saying “Hello Sunny!” to the Florida sunshine with sizzling new food and beverage programs and special seasonal rates. The 240–room hotel’s new Cocktail of the Month Program, updated Daily Delights menu, live music and discounted nightly rates make this oceanfront property the ideal hot…
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Tripadvisor Ranks Fort Lauderdale Beach #20 Beaches in the US

TripAdvisor®, the travel planning and booking site, today announced the winners of its Travelers’ Choice™ awards for Beaches. This year’s awards honor 343 beaches including the top 25 in the world and lists for Africa, Asia, Australia, Caribbean, Central America, Europe, South America, the South Pacific, the U.K. and the U.S. Travelers’ Choice award-winning beaches…
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79 Travel Photography Tips

With the travel season upon us, there’s no time like the present to hone your photographic skills to enable you to capture glorious travel photography fit for a gallery wall – or at least pride-of-place in your living room! But the variation of subject matter and lighting conditions you’ll be greeted with while on vacation can be…
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10 Tips for Prolonging Your Tan

Just because your spring vacation is over doesn't mean your tan has to go! Here's how to keep your glow going, inside and out. 1. Cool showers. Hot baths can dehydrate your skin, leading to faster peeling. Stick to cool showers and use a moisturising shower oil to really lock-down your color. 2. Moisturize, moisturize, moisturize!…
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Get #FitLauderdale! May is Physical Fitness & Sports Month

Options abound on Fort Lauderdale Beach to stay physically fit and active and there is no better time to shine a sunbeam down on them than during Physical Fitness Month in May. Pedal A1A on a Broward B-cycle or jog, power-walk or in-line skate on the beautiful palm-lined brick promenade. Swim, paddle board or windsurf in the waters of this Clean…
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Sonesta Launches New Meetings Offering

The rebranded Sonesta Fort Lauderdale, a stylish and sophisticated retreat overlooking Fort Lauderdale Beach and the Atlantic Ocean, introduced a new offer for 2015 meetings. "Meet Inspired” bundles together the 240-room hotel’s best meeting planning facilities and services, with added amenities. “Fort Lauderdale continues to be recognized as one of the top destinations for corporate…
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Fort Lauderdale Travel Guide by Expedia

Once a Spring Break hot spot for college students, Fort Lauderdale has gradually evolved into an upscale resort town in Florida that is full of museums, bars, restaurants, and excellent shopping. We hope you like water, because your Fort Lauderdale tour will feature beaches, ponds, and the canals that link the Everglades to the Atlantic…
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Valentine’s Month on Fort Lauderdale Beach

The best Valentine’s Day gifts won’t be found in a box this year. From romantic dinners to relaxing spa treatments to moonlit strolls or sleeping under the stars, it's as if Fort Lauderdale Beach was made for love - after all, even the water kisses the shore. And whether your passions run the gamut from gourmet dining to…
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22 Ways to Keep Your Resolution to Travel More

This year, you’re really doing it. Seriously. You’re finally going to take that big trip you've always dreamed about. You even made it your new year’s resolution. Quick: how many resolutions have you actually kept over the years? Exactly. Don’t let your travel resolution befall the same fate. If you ask your friends to take…
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40+ Tips for a Road Trip with the Kids

'Tis the season for road (and plane and train, and boat) trips so we thought you might like this fantastic list compiled by Kids Activity Blog  featuring 40+ Tips for Road Trips with Toddlers & Preschoolers. After all, vacation begins when you step out the door - why wait until you get there, when you can start in…
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Best Carry On Bags for Short Trips

There are hundreds of options for carry on bags out there, but there’s no need to get overwhelmed. We’ve narrowed down our favorite picks for carryons to help you take your pick: First thing’s first: Make sure your carryon meets the size and weight requirements of the airline on which you’ll be traveling, otherwise you…
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