Articles Tagged ‘Miami’

7 Unexpectedly Nice Places to be Buried, Drowned, or Otherwise Disposed Of

7 Unexpectedly Nice Places to be Buried, Drowned, or Otherwise Disposed Of July 11, 2011 | Featured | Read More
Getting old and dying… what can we say, it’s a six-foot downer. But there is a silver lining: figuring out how you want your remains to be treated can put the “fun” back in “funeral.” We at NileGuide are all for donations to science, ceremonial scatterings of ash,...

Hostels to Suit Any Type of Traveler

Hostels to Suit Any Type of Traveler April 14, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
This post was written for NileGuide by our friends at hostelbookers.com. Check them out for tons of hostel reviews and free booking! Hostels are no longer the down and out lodgings of strapped-for-cash backpackers that they once were. Yes, they are still cheap but the industry has become incredible competitive –...

NileGuide 5 with Farryn Weiner, Editor of Jetsetter.com

NileGuide 5 with Farryn Weiner, Editor of Jetsetter.com July 28, 2010 | NileGuide 5 | Read More
This week, we are super psyched to feature Farryn Weiner, Editor of Jetsetter.com, and known to most of you as @jetsetfarryn. Raised in Miami, Farryn got the travel bug after a Semester at Sea. This, combined with her rapier wit, dashing charm, and natural ability to connect with people led her to the...

And the Winners Are… 2010 James Beard Award Winners Announced

And the Winners Are… 2010 James Beard Award Winners Announced May 5, 2010 | Food Lovers | Read More
Back in March, NileGuide reported on the Nominees for this year’s James Beard Awards, a foodie’s equivalent of the Oscars and the Golden Globes all rolled into one. The Beard Awards are no joke; past winners have gone on to global acclaim and renowned careers. On Monday night, the nation’s best...

Let Them See Shamu: Volcano-Stranded Travelers Offered Free Theme Park Passes

Let Them See Shamu: Volcano-Stranded Travelers Offered Free Theme Park Passes April 20, 2010 | Florida, Travel News | Read More
Volcanic ash from Iceland has left thousands of travelers stranded across the world, but for United Kingdom, Irish or Continental European tourists stranded in Florida, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment is trying to come to the rescue (and/or prey on a captive audience).  Through Wednesday April 21...

Lavishly Girlie Getaways Only a Celebrity Could Afford

Lavishly Girlie Getaways Only a Celebrity Could Afford October 7, 2009 | Celebrity Travel | Read More
Just imagine…you and your best girlfriends want to take advantage of the last summer sun so instead of hitting up your condo’s community pool, you can make like BFF’s Jennifer Aniston and Courtney Cox and jet set off to a tropical Cabo San Lucas beach vacation. Earlier this summer Jen...

Vacation Like a Rockstar

Vacation Like a Rockstar July 9, 2009 | Around the World, Celebrity Travel | Read More
Have you ever dreamed of vacationing like a rockstar? Private entries, on-demand massages and immaculate penthouse suites are all part of the celebrity treatment. Head to one of these A-list hotels for a sneak peak at the vacationing lifestyles of the rich and famous in Dublin, Los Angeles, Miami and...

Skip the Swine Flu: Our Top Alternatives to Your Mexican Vacation

Skip the Swine Flu: Our Top Alternatives to Your Mexican Vacation April 29, 2009 | Travel Safety | Read More
You were all set to head out on your long-anticipated Mexican vacation when that darned Swine Flu reared its ugly head. Read on for (currently swine-flu-outbreak-free) vacation destination alternatives, no matter the goal of your trip. You were looking forward to… The art, museums and history of...