Cuba’s Lasting Influence on Miami

When you picture Miami, you probably envision tan, carefree people strolling along the city’s beaches in the sun. But, if you delve a little deeper, you’ll find a city overflowing with culture thanks, in part, to the nearby Caribbean nation of Cuba. With just over 300 miles separating Miami from the ‘Pearl of the Antilles,’ [...]

6 Fun Facts About the Caribbean

6 Fun Facts About the Caribbean

Have you ever heard that saying, “American by Birth, Southern by the Grace of God?” Well, I’m not a religious person, but I kind of feel that way about being born in South Florida. I love to travel, but have seen few places that I can imagine living as happy a life as I do [...]

A Weekend at the Caribe Royale Orlando Hotel

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There’s nothing quite like a weekend in Orlando, is there? We just came back from a lovely weekend at the Caribe Royale Hotel in Orlando , and I couldn’t wait to sit down and tell you all about it! As I mentioned in my previous post, Caribe Royale has 1,218 one-bedroom suites in standard double queen, [...]

5 Things to Do in Key West

5 Things to do in KEY WEST {Family-friendly vacation activities}

After coming home from a wonderful weekend in Key West with Chris and my friends, I realized something…I have never written about Key West in any great detail on my blog! Considering how often we travel to Key West, that is just embarrassing! I think that Key West has the reputation of being a party [...]

Islands of Adventure at Universal Orlando Resort

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What do you do when the family need a little bonding time? You pack up the SUV, grab your overnight bag and head to Orlando for a fun-filled weekend of jumping on hotel room beds, eating out at restaurants and riding roller coasters all day long at Universal Orlando’s Islands of Adventure! After a few [...]