Art of Finding Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

By Sara Winner, VRTG Travel Writer East Coast Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals Going on vacation is an exciting part of life. From packing to deciding where to go, you are brimming with positive energy. Are you already daydreaming about feeling the sand between your toes or the adventures you will encounter? However, your happiness fades upon thinking about leaving your belove...
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TRAVEL WORTHY EVENTS: Living the Pirate’s Life in Florida

Destin, Florida Stands for Fun, Flavor, Fantasy, and Festivals By Deborah S Nelson, VRTG Travel Writer/Publisher With an average of over 200 days of sunshine per year, Florida is known as the Sunshine State for a reason. Yet, Florida is not only home to snow birds and retirees. Florida is home to relaxation, fun, food, and entertainment for all ages. Destin, in particular, is...
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Exploring the Beautiful Beaches: Gulf Coast of Florida

Destin, FL, in the gulf coast of Florida
Gulf Coast of Florida By Deborah Nelson, VRTG Publisher and Travel Writer Are you a beach lover? The Gulf Coast of Florida runs the entire west side of Florida. Most of the state sits on a peninsula between the Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic Ocean, and Straits of Florida. Extending north into a panhandle shape along the northern Gulf of Mexico, the gulf coast covers two...
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Discover South Florida Climate, Beaches, Islands

Introducing Sunny South Florida By Deborah Nelson, VRTG Publisher and Travel Writer With its sublime weather and the serene atmosphere, you can't help but to feel relaxed pretty much anywhere in South Florida. Pleasant climates attract hundreds of thousands of tourists annually. With proximity to the Atlantic Ocean, South Florida is paradise for all. South Florida boasts o...
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SEAGROVE BEACH, FL–#3 Beach Area Vacation Destination

Seagrove Beach, Emerald Coast By Deborah Nelson, VRTG Publisher and Travel Writer Casual but luxurious, Seagrove Beach is a pleasant destination full of nice surprises. From upscale boutiques, and serene environment, to outdoor boutique cafes, Seagrove offers something for everyone. In addition, this beach neighborhood is home to Grayton Beach State Park,  two rare coastal ...
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MIRAMAR BEACH, FL-#7 Top Beach Area Vacation Destination

Miramar Beach Near Destin, FL Miramar Climate Choosing Accommodations in Miramar Beach, Florida Miramar Beach Activities Shopping & Annual Events in Miramar Find Vacation Places To Stay around the Destin Area Miramar Beach Near Destin, FL By Deborah Nelson, VRTG Publisher and Travel Writer Vacationing in Miramar Beach is like strolling back in time. You may ...
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ANNA MARIA ISLAND–#8 Beach Area Vacation Destination

Anna Maria Island Beaches By Deborah Nelson, VRTG Publisher and Travel Writer If finding the best beaches is number one on your vacation list, be sure to include Anna Maria Island. For many, Anna Marie Island is the top place to enjoy a pleasant vacation to the Gulf Coast of Florida. With proximity to lovely beaches, and fabulous vacation rentals, it is likely that Ann...
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ORLANDO, FL #1 Top Family Focused Vacation Rental Destinations

Orlando, Florida, Great Family Vacations
Orlando is for Families - and Family Vacations By Deborah Nelson, VRTG Publisher and Travel Writer My first impression of Orlando had always been that it was a city primarily for family vacations. However, when I recently visited Orlando, FL for a speaking engagement, I formed a new impression. It is true that Orlando is geared to accommodate family fun and family vacations...
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TRAVEL WORTHY EVENTS: Hooked, Fish & Free Fall Festivals

Hooked for Life: Destin, Florida Fishing Rodeo By Deborah Nelson, VRTG Publisher and Travel Writer The Destin Fishing Rodeo welcomes locals and visitors alike to enjoy and experience ‘the world’s luckiest fishing village.” Running through all of October, the Destin Fishing Rodeo hosts some 30,000 anglers who compete for $200,000 in cash prizes. Anglers may compete in various ...
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