Jacksonville Area

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On a journey through the Sunshine State, T+L discovers edgy art spaces, an innovative food scene, and plenty of cool cachet. When I was a kid growing up in Miami, Florida had been reduced to a series of only-good-for-a-weekend clichés. Orlando ...
Day 1: Jacksonville to St. Augustine (38 miles) Fly into JAX, then drive south along the coast to the oldest European settlement in America. Lunch: Angie’s Subs Memorable sandwiches in a nondescript mini-mall popular with surfer types. 1436 Beac...
WHEN THEIR VOLLEYS NEED SHARPENING OR THEIR SECOND SERVE DROOPS A BIT, the top players in the world go back to school, often high-tech tennis compounds overseen by doting, driving professors of the net. Whether you're a novice or a club player, yo...
Florida chic means more than Miami these days. Orlando (yes, Orlando) has become a tantalizing, luxury-minded hallucination, "themed" with movie-set precision. And fashion folk like Helmut Lang, Calvin Klein, and Jill Stuart have been rushing to J...
Imagine showing up at the local Y to play three-on-three with your pals and seeing Kobe Bryant practicing his jump shot and crossover dribble on a nearby court. Picture going to a batting cage with your child and finding Alex Rodriguez at work rip...
Tina Musico and Robert Eagle weren't looking for an inn—let alone a building so shabby it was about to be flattened into a parking lot. Yet a few years ago, when the retail marketer and computer consultant saw the 1902 wood-frame vernacular house ...
Watching the World Series on TV—or even in person—is fine for a certain kind of sports fan. Other fanatics want to meet their larger-than-life heroes, a goal usually accomplished by elbowing through a like-minded throng for a postgame autograph o...
On this scenic barrier island, the sun rises spectacularly over the Atlantic and sets over some of the widest stretches of Florida's Intracoastal Waterway. In between solar events, Amelia Island offers some of the best high-end resort golf anywher...
See our slideshow of Wacky Presidential Election Hotel Promotions. Guests at W Hotels have come to expect “Whatever/Whenever.” But this year’s presidential election finds the luxury chain partnering with get-out-the-vote organization Declare Your...