Posts about ‘Florida’

For bargain hunters, travel opens up a whole new world of trash-to-treasure finds. Enter America’s best thrift stores. In honor of National Thrift Shop Day on Aug. 17, here’s a roundup of tag-poppin’ places that are destinations unto themselves. Community Thrift Store; San Francisco, CA The muraled exterior, exposed wood beams and brick walls inside give this place [read more…]

Just the mention of Orlando may have you seeing dollar signs. But you don’t need a magic wand to find a reasonably priced hotel in O-town. Try these affordable but cool Orlando hotels for a getaway that won’t feel at all like a budget trip. *Note: All prices are taken from random weekday, one-night stays in September. B [read more…]

While the classics are classics for a reason, there’s something to be said for those off-the-beaten path gems that could be the next big thing. Since we like to keep our finger on the pulse of travel, we’ve hand-picked 30 up-and-coming destinations to watch over the next 30 years—in celebration of our own, proud 30th birthday. Zion National [read more…]

We all know the feeling—you’re scrolling through social media, having a normal day, when you see it: your friend is at a beach bar in Costa Rica, holding up a frozen margarita in front of a stunning sunset. Wish you were there? Don’t smash that piggybank! That fruity, icy drink on the beach is closer than [read more…]

Oh the humble diner, where comforting, hardy breakfasts and hot coffee are always on special. The perfect throwback to a mostly bygone era. Here are some of the best diners in America, by region, in no particular order. The best diners in the west Bertie Lou’s Cafe — Portland, Oregon From its menu to its walls, [read more…]

Museums don’t have to be a snoozefest. And they’re not all littered with ‘please don’t touch’ signs. Here are some great museums for kids that your little ones will actually want to return to. Children’s Museum Indianapolis; Indianapolis, IN This place regularly shows up on lists of the country’s best children’s museums, and for good reason. Believed to be the [read more…]

When you’re far from home, nothing hits the spot quite like comfort food at a comforting price. Try one of these grilled cheese sandwiches, which are truly a meal in themselves, and all at a price worth melting for. Ms. Cheezious – Miami, FL Eats like the Frito Pie Melt ($7) and Southern Fried Chicken & Waffle Melt ($10) won’t exactly put [read more…]

Dads totally luck out—Father’s Day falls in June, when the weather is warm and the outdoor activities are plentiful. And not only does dear old Dad deserves nothing but the best for Father’s Day, but experiential gifts trump traditional presents any day. So treat your dad to the best gift you can give him, without bankrupting [read more…]

Tasty, portable, and oh-so trendy, tacos are pretty much the ultimate cheap eats. And we know where to find the good stuff, all over these great United States. These are the best tacos in America, in no particular order. L’patron — Chicago, IL Yes, this foodie paradise is known for flashier establishments like Antique Taco and Big [read more…]

From beaches to people-watching to free museum days, some of the best things to do around Miami don’t cost a dime. But you’ve still gotta find a place to rest your head at night, and that can get pricey. Luckily, we’ve found some cool Miami hotels that’ll leave you with enough cash leftover for a top-shelf [read more…]