Arts + Culture

College Town or Country Town

We learn Gainesville is both as we explore its many pleasures.

Florida Travel: So Much for a Quiet Visit to Schnebly Winery

There were so many good fruit wines to sample at the Redland winery and a rollicking time with the karaoke.

Florida Travel: How a 12th-Century Monastery Landed in North Miami Beach

Savor its peaceful serenity and learn the fascinating tale of its Spanish origins and its rebuilding in the United States.

Florida Travel: Drag Racing at the Sebring International Raceway

“Do you think my Subaru could take that Mustang?”

Florida Travel: Riding the Wave of Nostalgia at the Silverball Museum

Who can resist the bygone pleasures of pinball, Pac-Man and Donkey Kong at the Silverball Museum in Delray Beach?
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The Best Florida Day Trips

Get away to these unique places in the Sunshine State.

Florida Travel: A European Feel at The Ringling Museum of Art

The extraordinary exhibits and architecture at The Ringling in Sarasota owe much to the grand vision of founder John Ringling.

Fakahatchee Strand: Adding Polish to This Eco-Gem

Enhancements are underway at Fakahatchee Strand Preserve Sate Park to make this botanical marvel even more visitor-friendly.

Bucket-List Vacations: What’s On Our Travel Writer’s Itinerary

A seasoned scribe imagines lifetime-longing visits to these enchanted castles, mysterious forests, ancient ruins and more—for both herself and you.

Florida Travel: Dive into the Devil's Den

Scuba diving in this sunken spring-fed cavern in central Florida proved daunting and, finally, exhilarating.
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Florida Travel: It Isn’t All Peace and Quiet in Coral Gables

This upscale enclave has its invigorating, brash touch of Miami as well

Island Camping Dos and Don'ts

Winter and into spring, when it’s not too hot, is the best season.

The Joys of Camping in Florida

Paddle along as the author takes her family on an annual pilgrimage to the Ten Thousand Islands. Warning: All does not go...

Quiz: What's Your Perfect Florida Getaway?

Looking for a little adventure? Florida has tons of great destinations for a vacation getaway. Find out which one is right for...

Florida Travel: Up Close and Personal at the Florida Aquarium

How you can get hands-on with a stingray.