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Gastronomic Gallivants – Indulge in the Bay

Tampa Bay This destination is quickly growing into its own well-deserved place in the spotlight while embracing all the fabulous aspects of its history, interwoven in the fabric of its burgeoning food scene. For those who have yet to visit Tampa Bay or haven’t visited in a while, here’s a little background: the Tampa Bay […]

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Adrenaline Rush Cycling the Oregon Coast

Adrenaline Rush Cycling the Oregon Coast Getting outside and connecting with nature does wonders for the soul. Nowadays, it’s one of the best travel options on the planet, and what a way to see the world. From the saddle of a bike, it becomes apparent that you would be hard-pressed to find a more moving […]

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The Cape Los Cabos

THE CAPE LOS CABOS The Cape, a Thompson Hotel, reopening today, welcomes guests back with enhanced safety procedures and creative offerings designed to meet the needs of today’s traveler. From the option to bring signature experiences in room (cooking classes, wellness, spa, and more) to bespoke private Villa stays ideal for traveling families, friends, and remote workers, […]

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Bungalows Key Largo

…Just like Bogie and Bacall It would be cliche to say, “When your head says one thing and your whole life says another, your head always loses.” I knew that, as I made my way through the teal gates of this spectacular resort, I would be hard-pressed not to fall deeply in love with the romantic setting […]

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Lucknam Park Gastronomic Galivant

Three decades ago, when I was a child, British food didn’t have the best of reputations. But somehow, in the intervening years, the country’s culinary fortunes have been transformed by a new generation of talented chefs, who have drawn upon Britain’s excellent agricultural produce and international ties to create diverse and delicious cuisines to be proud of. Hywel Jones, Executive Chef […]

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Take us Back, Key West – Marquesa

Our road trips have become more frequent and a little more epic. We had to drive to the Florida Keys and check into a classic in Key West. The Marquesa Hotel is a must stay when here on the southernmost key. She’s got all the charm that you’d expect from Key West. Intertwine that with elegantly appointed suites encircling pristine […]

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Location, Location, Location

Location, Location, Location…Key West   If you want to get to the heart of the matter and set yourself up to be in the thick of things, try Ocean Key Resort & Spa A sophisticated, vibrant, seaside classic nestled between Key West Harbor and Mallory Square at 0 Duval Street. If you really want to get to the bottom of […]

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Catching up in Old Montreal

In the Autumn issue, I wrote “A Letter from North America Montreal, Canada” It alluded to a feature further in the magazine,then the hurricane hit the Bahamas and we retooled much of the magazine to dedicate pages to our friends in the islands. I inadvertently left the mention of the larger piece in the letter from. You […]

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Time in Ireland

My good friend time, presented a gift, in the form of a one hour drive from downtown Dublin, I’m threading Kilkea Castle’s enticing tree-lined canopy, a tunnel of leaves trunks and branches, an entry to a building of wood and stone construction in the 12th Century that culminates today with its magnificent staff. Lee Ann […]

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Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way

I Went Wild… while walking along Ireland’s rugged West Coast. I suddenly feel like waxing poetic. It could be the verdant fields and steep cliffs of this side of the Emerald Isle. There is something very magical about this country and this part of it, in particular. I began my walking tour in the region […]

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