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In Jacksonville, enjoy a beach vacay and city getaway in one

Story by Jennifer Merrick Vacay.ca Writer JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA — Here’s to beach vacations, and the surf, sand, flip-flops, water sports and lounge chairs they entail. But, then again, urban getaways are appealing, too, with their cultural attractions and the city buzz of nightlife, markets and trendy neighbourhoods with chef-driven restaurants. So why choose? Jacksonville (aka Jax),…

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A Wild Wizard Adventure at the Edison and Ford Winter Estates

Shhh…don`t tell the kids but a Wild Wizard Adventure is fun and educational Story by Jennifer Merrick, Vacay.ca writer How does a vacationing Canadian family find themselves in a classroom with 29 home-schooled Florida kids and a ‘Wild Wizard’? It was the guilt. We had misgivings about pulling our kids out of school for a…


Weekend in Delray Beach for Florida sun and fun

This emerging destination north of Miami is full of night life and pristine beaches. Story by Adrian Brijbassi, Vacay.ca Managing Editor DELRAY BEACH, FLORIDA — When travelling, it’s always fantastic to discover pleasant surprises. Delray Beach is one of those for me. Among the communities of Palm Beach County, Delray Beach is a small but lively city…