Undeterred by dire warnings of Hurricane Irma, Abe decided not to cancel his flights to Florida. Here’s what happened.
When I attended a Travel Blogger conference ( TBEX) in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, I stayed at the Hyatt Regency Pier 66. It was about a ten minute walk from the hotel across a bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway (more if the bridge was up) to the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center where the conference was held. I … Read More
What would a luxury-themed tour of Fort Lauderdale, Florida be without a lavish spa experience at the Ritz Carlton Hotel? Don’t answer that, it’s a rhetorical question. But, for me, luckily, and incredibly, it was a heavenly reality. Being fit entails not only working out and eating good foods, but also treating your mind and body well. And … Read More
I recently stayed at the W Fort Lauderdale Hotel and loved it (see, Hotel Review). The fitness center at the W was likewise amazing. It was spacious and filled with state of the art equipment. It was also clean, had plenty of light and mirrors, and the views were spectacular. Simply stated: it was conducive … Read More
The W Fort Lauderdale is a beautiful, sexy, luxurious, oceanfront hotel. I stayed here for three nights in October. As I’ve previously mentioned, my stay at the W was complimentary as part of a luxury-themed TBEX FAM tour of Fort Lauderdale. My room, on the 20th floor of the hotel, was modern and cool. It was … Read More
I recently attended a TBEX conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. For those who don’t know, TBEX is the acronym for Travel Blogger Exchange, which organizes seminar events for travel bloggers, writers and travel industry professionals. Every year, TBEX partners with fantastic destinations to bring the travel industry together for networking, education and tourism. These events … Read More
I’ve been all over Florida, but still haven’t visited Key West! Its definitely on my list! My friend Trevor, who writes Quick City Visits, recently visited Key West and thoughtfully sent me this jogging map from the Hyatt Key West Resort & Spa. The hotel looks gorgeous and I can’t wait to go there some … Read More
In late September, I traveled to Tampa, Florida to attend a conference for travel and point and mile enthusiasts known as Frequent Traveler University. I wrote about it in a post here. The conference took place at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, which was a fabulous choice. The property is beautiful, the staff was accommodating, … Read More