Friday, April 16, 2021

Reporter’s next assignment is in SENEGAL

Florida Courier’s Penny Dickerson will be writing aboard the Africa Mercy, a hospital ship. PHOTO BY...
Cruise ship

New way to travel: Cruise ship that looks like condo

That boxy new ship one sees while driving across the McArthur Causeway between Miami and Miami Beach? It’s the 5,119-passenger MSC Seaside, the newest...

Veterans Day deals around the country for military members

STEPHEN M. DOWELL/ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS Visitors are shown at Legoland in Winter Haven on May 28. BY MIA TAYLORTRAVELPULSE/TNS
Royal Caribbean

Royal Caribbean to give CocoCay a massive makeover

Royal Caribbean is putting an arsenal of pricey bells and whistles on its private Bahamas island, Coco-Cay. The $200 million upgrade is the first of...

Study: Hotel price, ratings more important than brand name

BY ALEX TEMBLADORTRAVELPULSE/TNS Expedia Group asked consumers, what’s more important — price, guest ratings...

Florida poet releases new book in celebration of National Poetry Month

Janet Autherine SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER ORLANDO – Poet, author and publisher...

Report shows gas prices, work schedules cramp car travel

PHOTO COURTESY OF NNPA NEWSWIRE Most of those who favor the road say those trips are just more enjoyable than heading...

A day in Corinth

There’s plenty of culture and history to soak up during a quick visit to the Mississippi city.

Heading to the Bahamas? Here’s what you need to know

BY WELLS DUSENBURY SUN SENTINEL/TNS The Bahamas officially reopened to the public last week — with a handful of new coronavirus guidelines. When you pack your sunscreen...

Flying somewhere? Here are some must-haves for plane travel

CHRIS SWEDA/CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS Packing bags for a trip can be stressful, but there a few things travelers should make sure they...