Debbie Martinez is a Miami Dade resident and Travel Editor for The Florida Villager. She can be reached at


A Destination is Not a Journey

I have to admit, this is a first for me. I usually write about a destination but today I am going to write about the journey. As a travel editor, it is my job to bring to life places that I feel...


Put Some Sugar Under Your Skis

Sugar Mountain, that is. Located in North Carolina, Sugar is a great way to get your skiing fix when time is a factor. With 125 acres of skiable terrain and 21 slopes, there is something for every...

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