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Out Traveler South Florida

Determined to overcome the clinical two-page featurettes in mainstream travel guides, and the short thrift of shady suggestions in current gay ones, Florida native, Let’s Go author, and unabashed vagabond Paul Rubio set out to give the Sunshine State its proper pink due and recently won an award for... Read More

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In the dead of winter, the siren song of a tropical destination beckons especially strong. So it’s no surprise that the high season for many Caribbean hot spots — including diving destinations — peaks in the winter. That’s great for getting away from the cold, but how does a... Read More

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You may not have noticed the island across the water from Miami’s South Beach strip (there‚Äôs enough to keep your eyes occupied on the happening drag) but just across the way, a 7-minute ferry ride to be exact, sits Fisher Island, a private residential community home to some 216... Read More

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SHERMAN’S EXCLUSIVE The Luxury Set along the Paradise Coast of Florida, Naples Bay Resort provides a quiet 20-acre tropical oasis complete with a 97-slip marina. A two-story waterfall and lazy river weave through this Mediterranean-style resort, while poolside cabanas and a full-service spa offer the ultimate relaxation. Guests can stay... Read More

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With the blustering winter in full swing, it’s time to click your heels and go to Florida. For a snow-melting $179/night until January 31, 2010, the luxurious, newly renovated Bay Point Marriott Golf Resort and Spa in Panama City is making you an offer you can’t refuse: up to... Read More

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Giving yourself an early present this holiday season shouldn’t be too difficult with Hyatt’s 24-hour, 40 percent off sale at 19 of its upscale resorts. Rooms at these mostly 4-Diamond/4-Star properties start at $83/night and are in top destinations like Hawaii, Florida, Texas, California, and the Caribbean. This offer is... Read More

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Already put away your golf clubs for the season? Well, Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate in the Sunshine State is promoting a remarkable limited-time golf package that might just make you want to haul those irons and drivers out of storage. Between now and December 26, guests can book... Read More

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Environmentally-conscious individuals looking to hit the sandy shores of Florida should look no further than the Sandpearl Resort in Clearwater Beach. From now through January 5, this green resort is offering guests an outstanding Silver Bells, White Sands package with rates starting at $269/night (room prices are normally $299).... Read More

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Fort Lauderdale is home to some of the most fabulous displays of private real-estate wealth in the country, but its reputation has been primarily defined, until recently, by tides of spring breakers – a playground for the riff raff, rather than the rich. That’s all changed over the last... Read More

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The Luxury Today the Waldorf Astoria Orlando debuts as the first extension of the legendary 78-year-old New York City landmark. The new resort has 497 guest rooms with Italian marble baths, 42-inch high-definition LCD TVs, and twice-a-day housekeeping. Winding through wetlands and stately pine and cypress groves, the hotel’s... Read More

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In addition to offering its customers free in-flight WiFi throughout the month of August, AirTran just rolled out free $25 e-certificates on flights to and from Florida. Amazingly, it appears that there are no strings attached with this one – you simply enter your e-mail address and they... Read More

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Little Palm Island, FloridaThe Deal Save at least 40 percent on certain dates in July and August. Stay Little Palm Island Resort & Spa is a fine 5-acre island hideaway, just a boat or seaplane ride away from Little Torch Key. The resort’s 30 bungalows and suites are decked... Read More

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Palm Beach is still an iconic nest for old money. But new developments in town and up the coast that favor a chic, laid-back style and (relatively) affordable prices are attracting a fresh, younger set. The waterfront Omphoy Ocean Resort (from $250/night), Palm Beach’s first new hotel in 18... Read More

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Situated on 2.5 miles of private beach, the secluded South Seas Island Resort is an ideal choice for a romantic getaway on Southwest Florida’s Gulf. Resort highlights include a gorgeous lagoon pool complex with shaded cabanas and butler service, a first-rate sailing school, and guided fishing, kayaking, and... Read More

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For those who have dismissed the idea of cruising to warmer climates because they don’t have a passport, USA River Cruises has the answer. This small-ship cruise company is offering some amazing specials on its Florida River cruises, including up to $500 off select itineraries, and a $100... Read More