Destinations

How to Do a Stopover in London

I can’t get enough of London. Not just any day, but one of those miraculous sunny rarities that happen between the normal rainy ones. London is a fantastic stopover. If you’re going to Europe, Africa or Asia from the US with British Airways there’s a good chance you’ll be landing in London first. With a little planning you can turn that stop into a mini-cation. I’ve...

The Most Beautiful Beach on Earth (and how to get there)

NatGeo named it the prettiest beach on earth. CNN claims that the beach on the opposite side of the island is the best on the planet. My guide, who probably hasn’t been to nearly as many places as the two networks, swore that the best beach he’d ever seen was one on the same island but couldn’t be reached by car and had been overlooked. How do you visit the most...

How Not to Waste a Day in Miami

If you’ve done a cruise from Fort Lauderdale or Miami, it’s probably happened to you. You got kicked off your cruise ship at 8 am but you couldn’t get a flight until later that evening . Sure, you could sit at the airport and be miserable for hours. Not a great option though. Alternatively you could have arrived in town the day before and you’re not really sure what...