Florida experiences abound from coast to coast in the Sunshine State

At 85 million visitors, Florida tourism has increased 5.5 percent year over year. Don’t expect a letup anytime soon. With that in mind, Florida hotels and experiences are offering new savings for staycations from the Florida Gulf Coast, to Orlando and along the Atlantic. Here’s a look at few: Summer of Fun: Hilton West Palm Beach is partnering with local […]

Pallavi Luxury Spa: A new leaf at Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach

Following its recent opening earlier this year, Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach is introducing The Pallavi Luxury Spa. Pallavi, meaning “new leaf,’’ is the guiding principle and concept behind the treatments and therapeutic rituals at the new 5,700-square-foot spa. www.wyndhamgrand.com The Pallavi Luxury Spa, designed and operated by WTS International, features six treatment rooms including a […]

Rome’s Hotel Eden to re-open April 1 after 18-month renovation

In line with Dorchester Collection’s continuous investment in luxury experiences, Rome’s famous  Hotel Eden will re-open on April 1 following an extensive 18-month restoration. World-renowned architect and interior designers Bruno Moinard and Claire Betaille of 4BI & Associés, together with Patrick Jouin and Sanjit Manku from Jouin Manku, oversaw the renovation, comprising 98 guestrooms and suites, a […]

Turnberry Isle Miami is the perfect getaway for golf, spa and dining

Here’s one of my favorite golf, spa, dining getaways: Turnberry Isle, Miami. Located in the trendy North Miami enclave of Aventura, the resort has a pair of terrific golf courses (Soffer and Miller), the new  âme Spa & Wellness Collective and two great restaurants- Michael Mina’s Bourbon Steak and Corsair Kitchen & Bar. http://www.turnberryislemiami.com/ If you’re […]

The Henderson: Redefining Destin and Florida’s Northwest Coast

Pebble Beach, Pinehurst, The Breakers. These are three of the few examples of a resort defining a destination. You can add The Henderson to that short list. The newest Salamander Hotels & Resorts managed property, which officially opened March 1, will re-define Florida’s Northwest coast as luxury destination. https://www.hendersonbeachresort.com/ The Northwest coast and Panhandle have […]

âme Spa & Wellness Collective opens up new spa experiences at Turnberry Isle Miami

For those looking for the newest spa experience in South Florida, check out the âme Spa & Wellness Collective at Turnberry Isle Miami. The âme Spa & Wellness Collective’s makes one of the best resort spa destinations even better with a collection of Eastern and Western modalities, offering integrated strategies that allow guests  to manage stress, […]

It’s always sunny in South Florida

It’s only February – plenty of time to escape the cold for some R&R in Miami.  Here are some of my favorite SoFla hotels/resorts that are extending their winter packages. HOTEL COLONNADE CORAL GABLES Return to Romance Breakfast in bed for two (in the form of $35 daily food & beverage credit) Welcome amenity of […]