Celebrate National Rum Day with Ron Barcelo Rum

One of my favorite days – National Rum Day – is Aug. 16. Looking for a world-clas rum to celebrate? Here’s Ron Barcelo’s world-class portfolio of award-winning rums: Barcelo Imperial Premium Blend 30 Aniversario, Barcelo Imperial Onyx, Barcelo Imperial, Barcelo Gran Añejo and Barcelo Añejo. Celebrating 90 years since its conceptualization, Ron Barcelo Rum was […]

March Madness and great golf come together in Pinehurst and Southern Pines

North Carolina’s beloved Tar Heels likely won’t qualify for this year’s NCAA Tournament field, but there still will be plenty to do around in the Pinehurst/Southern area of North Carolina. www.homeofgolf.com/dining/ Known as The Home of American Golf, Pinehurst/Southern Pines is brimming with pubs, restaurants, bars and grills that cater to sports-viewing guests. Here is […]

Spring into action at Sunny Isles Beach, Fla.

There’s a lot of action in Fort Lauderdale and Miami Beach, but in between, Sunny Isles Beach Miami is an emerging tourist market located between Fort Lauderdale and Miami. The destination, with an uncrowded, two-and-a-half-mile stretch of beach, provides just the right amount of activities for a family Spring Break escape. SunnyIslesBeachMiami.com/spring Average daytime temperatures […]

The Biltmore Hotel names Cuban-born Chef Enrique Villardefrancos as Director of Culinary Operations

The Biltmore Hotel, a national historic landmark and luxury hotel in  Coral Gables, Fla., has named Enrique Villardefrancos as Director of Culinary Operations. www.biltmorehotel.com Villardefrancos brings more than 20 years of culinary experience to The Biltmore Hotel. Prior to joining The Biltmore, Villardefrancos served as Corporate Executive Chef for U.S. and the Caribbean for MSC […]