Florida Gulf Coast

Without a Passport: 6 Domestic Alternatives to International Trips to Consider This Summer

Across Opal, Destination Guides, Experiences, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Key West, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks|

No, these following destinations may not be exact twins to their international counterparts, but they’re pretty close – with the added benefit of not having to board a long-haul flight across the globe, to boot.

The Best Golf Courses to Play this Summer & Tips for Booking the Best Tee Times

Across Opal, Active, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Clearwater Beach, Experiences, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Jupiter/North Palm Beach, Lake George, Naples, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks|

Looking to get your golf game on this spring or

6 of The Best Botanical Gardens in the US & Opal Destinations

Across Opal, Active, Arts & Culture, Bar Harbor, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Health & Wellness, Hutchinson Island/Jensen Beach, Key West, Lake George, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks, Sarasota/Longboat Key|

Pop art woven among blooms, a royal garden cultivated for a king, and a Japanese-style sanctuary reimagined for the craggy coast of Maine. Consider seeking out these best botanical gardens rooted to Opal destinations for a much-needed breath of fresh air.

How to Make Healthy Eating Easy: A Q&A with Edgewater Beach Hotel’s F&B Manager

Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Health & Wellness, Naples|

Edgewater Beach Hotel and its Coast restaurant are committed to offering menu options that are as delicious as they are healthy. 

Locally Sourced, Boldly Flavored: The Resort at Longboat Key Club’s New Dining Concepts

Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Opal Moments, Sarasota/Longboat Key|

Expect Florida ingredients with an “equatorial” twist, nods to Sarasota’s Mid-Century Modern heritage, and an always-unobstructed view of the Gulf in Longboat Key Club’s new restaurants of Latitudes and Banyan’s Poolside.

8 Ways to Find Mindfulness & Wellness in Naples

Active, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Health & Wellness, Naples|

Visitors to Naples and Florida’s Paradise Coast will find an array of ways to nourish mind, body, and soul.

Our One-Day Itinerary to the Best of Clearwater Beach’s Pier 60

Active, Beach, Clearwater Beach, Experiences, Family, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink|

Sunset celebrations, shops, and activities; the list of things to

8 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About St. Armands Circle

Arts & Culture, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Sarasota/Longboat Key|

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Your Gourmet, Stone-Cooked Pizza Primer from the Pros at Opal Restaurants

Bar Harbor, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Clearwater Beach, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Hutchinson Island/Jensen Beach, New England Coast, Opal Moments, Sarasota/Longboat Key|

Think pizza-making may not require the same skill as, say,

6 Top-Notch Tiki Bars to Transport Yourself to the Tropics

Beach, Clearwater Beach, Delray Beach/Boca Raton, Experiences, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Jupiter/North Palm Beach, Key West, Opal Moments, Sarasota/Longboat Key|

You still may not be quite ready to hop a plane to a far-flung island retreat, but tiki bars, with their thatched roofs and retro allure, have this uncanny ability to transport you somewhere far, far away.