April 24, 2014

Dining & Travel

High-Wire Act

Cirque du Soleil, the Montreal-based circus, wants to bring its act to Miami Beach. Permanently. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Little Palm, Lot of Dough

At the five-acre Little Palm Island Resort off the coast of the lower Keys, a cool million gets you, for a weekend, exclusive use of all 30 guest suites and much, much, much more. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Vaulting Into the Hall

The happenings that are Heilman's vaulted straight into the Golden Spoon Hall of Fame this year. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Florida's Best Restaurants

Many favorites have fallen victim to the hurricanes; others are finding ways to survive and even thrive. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

A Hole in 18

18 Florida leaders tell Florida Trend magazine about their favorite golf holes. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Room Service

Even before the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center opened in Kissimmee, its creators were planning a technological tool they said would revolutionize the hotel experience for meetings and conventions. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Trendsetters - Nov. 2005

D.T. Minich, Lee County Visitor and Convention Bureau; Rob Higgins, Tampa Bay Sports Commission; marathon organizers Steven Tebon, Lisette Riveron and Cate Boyett. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2005

Making Room

When Daryl Cronk presents third-quarter hotel occupancy and revenue figures for metro Orlando, he has to add a footnote. The numbers have been skewed for the second year in a row by hurricane evacuees. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2005

The Food From Spain Falls Very Far From Plain

Versailles, Miami; Columbia Restaurants; Vizcaya Restaurante, Tampa; Spanish River Grill, New Smyrna Beach; Cabana Las Palmas, West Palm Beach; Cabana El Rey, Delray Beach. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2005

Obstacles

From 1999 to 2004, tourism from the U.K. edged up nominally. But the number of visitors from key eurozone nations dropped a drastic 28%, accounting for 246,000 fewer visitors. What gives? Read more »
Published on 10/1/2005

Driving Ambition

The France family of Daytona turned NASCAR and International Speedway Corp. into a national phenomenon, but the caution flag is out as they try to expand into Seattle and New York. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2005

Tourist Tug-of-War

The trick for Florida tourism officials is to create a once-in-a-lifetime experience -- over and over again. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2005

Right on 'Cue

Fusion fare fades away, and the latest trends of the foodies sink into the limbo of the lost, but good ol' American barbecue goes on forever. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2005

Travel and Tourism News - Sept. 2005

Florida travel and tourism notes. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2005

A Swim in the Park

Although SeaWorld's newest water park in Orlando isn't slated to open until early 2007, parent company Busch Entertainment Corp. is already carefully carving out its marketing strategy. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2005

Northern Exposure

The D'Amico clan makes a move into the Naples restaurant whirl. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2005

Scoring A Winner

Of all the gridiron greats eager to prove that there is life after football, Miami Dolphins are the champions at finding new food fields to conquer. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2005

Local Flavor

The idea for the new marketing campaign is to lure tourists with more than just theme parks and beaches so they'll return to Florida again and again. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2005

Down Time

Returning to work after a family vacation, many parents are familiar with the feeling that "I need a vacation to recover from my vacation." Read more »
Published on 7/1/2005

The Florida Power Lunch

Power dining favorites: Governors Club, Bobby Brantley; Bankers Club, Arthur Furia; Starbucks, Charles Epstein; Valencia Gardens, Tropibleu, Baleen at the Grove Isle Hotel. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2005

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single ditgital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Water is the instrument at Florida Orchestra concerts
Water is the instrument at Florida Orchestra concerts

Florida Orchestra Percussionist John Shaw and his water basin will be center stage for the Tan Dun Water Concerto, a unique production of light and sound being performed by the Florida Orchestra.

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

How quickly must we act to protect Florida's dying springs?

  • Immediately - Florida's House and Senate must pass SB 1576
  • Not a priority - issue can be postponed
  • This shouldn't even be on the agenda

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe