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Why Sunset Key is the Island Escape You’ve Been Craving

Beach, Florida East Coast & Keys, Food & Drink, Key West, Opal Moments|

Travelers are dreaming about far-flung island escapes more than ever. Yet, not everyone is quite ready for the long-distance travel that comes with it – and that’s precisely what makes a stay at Sunset Key Cottages a thing of true beauty.

The Not-So-“Sloppy” Side of Key West After Dark

Active, Arts & Culture, Beach, Destination Guides, Experiences, Florida East Coast & Keys, Key West|

When the sun goes down, the bars along the central

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

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.

Gulfport, Florida: A Hidden Gem in the Shadow of St. Pete

Active, Arts & Culture, Beach, Experiences, Family, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, St. Petersburg/Clearwater|

Welcome to Gulfport, Florida, a largely undiscovered, intimate, and artsy

5 Unique Ways to Get on the Water in Clearwater Beach

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

“America’s Best Beach” gets all the attention and for good reason. But being on the water in Clearwater – not just beside it – is an attraction in itself with so many diverse takes.

Doing Up Dinner 3 Ways at Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa

Beach, Experiences, Florida East Coast & Keys, Food & Drink, Jupiter/North Palm Beach, Opal Moments|

Between a prized wine list and elegant surf and turf cuisine and the varying settings of the beach, The Sandbar, and terrace, here are three ways to do dinner differently during a stay at Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa.

Eating Your Way through Opal Sands Resort’s Most Delicious Dining Experiences

Beach, Clearwater Beach, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Opal Moments|

Dining at Opal Sands Resort is certainly about the food – after all, all the dining outlets are serviced by its award-winning restaurant. But they also come in some delicious settings. Here’s how to best sample – and savor – them all in one day.

6 Amenities & Attractions that Families Flip for at Zota Beach Resort

Active, Beach, Experiences, Family, Florida Gulf Coast, Opal Moments, Opal's Own Recipes, Sarasota/Longboat Key|

Zota Beach Resort may boast modern and stylish architectural touches and accommodations, but don’t misinterpret that to read as “not suitable for children.”

This or That: Opal Key Resort & Marina and The Capitana Key West

Active, Arts & Culture, Beach, Experiences, Florida East Coast & Keys, Food & Drink, Key West, Opal Moments|

This winter, Opal will add two more Key West, Florida, properties to its collection. But just because they share the same zip code, don’t think that that means they are carbon copies of each other. Read on to see what makes each of these gems uniquely Opal.