From the Alabama Gulf Coast to Zihuatanejo, Mexico, the Society of American Travel Writers’ annual auction offers dozens of options to get out of town — or out of your comfort zone — in the coming year. Through Nov. 8 at 11:45 p.m., you can bid on dozens of travel-related items, including domestic getaways in the … Continue Reading →
Sit back, relax and enjoy some of the finer things in life
Actor Samuel L. Jackson had it right in his tweet about Charlie Sifford, the trailblazing professional golfer who died this week at age 92 in Cleveland. Jackson described Sifford as “the greatest African American Golfer most of you never heard of.” I’ve golfed for some 35 years but I was unaware until recently of the … Continue Reading →
The swanky Miami Beach neighborhood was not at the top of my list for a long weekend, but friends — not to mention Michigan’s lingering winter-like weather — persuaded me to seize the chance to escape.