Vero Beach: Hit the Sands
On Florida’s Atlantic coast, Vero Beach has been nicknamed Velcro Beach because people are loath to leave its sparkling white sands. Spend your afternoons channeling the town’s laid-back vibe by doing nothing but lingering on the beaches that rim Ocean Drive, parallel to Hwy. A1A, and dining at budget-friendly eateries.
Driftwood Inn Resort
Disney's Vero Beach Resort
Calm compound on the Atlantic that's the perfect pre- or post- Orlando furlough.
The L.A. Dodgers hold their spring-training session here in March.
Waldo's at Driftwood Resort
EAT Check out the vintage Driftwood Resort on the waterfront by dining at its restaurant, known for family-friendly classics like battered fish baskets and quesadillas for $10 or less.