FFG Travels: On the Edge with Celebrity Cruises

Someone once told me that life’s true adventures are never comfortable. They are rugged, intense and often times designed to push us to our limits. That’s how we discover and appreciate the world around us, right?  I’m pretty sure that person has never stepped foot on a cruise ship, ever, let alone the new Celebrity Edge. As I’m certain that…
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A Florida Must: Diplomat Beach Resort, Hollywood, Florida

In my twenties, I used to book vacations in sunny locations based on the square footage of beach space in front of the hotel. That was it. That was my only requirement. I wanted a bed to sleep in, a shower to wash off the sand from the beach and a place to buy a margarita. I don’t think those…
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Shopping Haul: Sawgrass Mills Outlets, Florida

Now you know I’m going to love any state where one of their most visited locations is a shopping outlet mall. And this isn’t just any outlet mall. This is the Rodeo Drive of Outlets. The discounts are insane, the number of stores is mind-blowing and the possibility for maxing out your credit card is extremely likely. This is Sawgrass…
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Where to stay, Fort Lauderdale, Florida: The Pelican Grand Beach Resort

They had me at “rocking chair on the porch.” No really. Checking into the Pelican Grand Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, after a nine and a half hour flight from London seemed all the more easy as I spotted a line of white rocking chairs on the porch in front of me. Southern charm was calling me home. There…
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