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Evander Holyfield’s guide to Florida

The American former boxer is best known for his World Heavyweight Champion titles and for the infamous 1996 fight in which his ear was bitten by Mike Tyson. These days he’s traded in his boxing gloves for the beaches, bars and burgers of Florida. High Life asked him for his top spots, including where he likes to eat, work out and watch sport

The topsy-turvy travel planner: Orlando for foodies

Our regular feature explores travel from a different angle. This month, unexpected great bites in the sunshine state

The heat and hustle: an insider’s guide to Miami

The director of Miami’s International Film Festival, Jaie Laplante, shares 
his insider’s cultural guide to the city…

Miami rising: 18 hot new hotels

From bling to budget, the Magic City’s new hotel scene is booming. Ianthe Butt checks in

Justin Rose’s hole in one hit list

The first English player to win the US Open in four decades, even 
for Justin Rose it’s not all about bunkers, birdies and bogeys; his favourite courses feature mountains, distant islands and greens reached only by helicopter. He exclusively reveals to Tim Hulse his top places to tee off

Seven hot holidays deals on our radar

The latest savings and discounts from British Airways Holidays

City hot spot: Audubon Park, Orlando, Florida

With its bird-named streets and a hip, homegrown vibe, Audubon Park is a far cry from Orlando’s squeaky-clean family scene

Seven festivals making waves at sea

Forget muddy fields. Cruise ships are now the hottest place to catch live acts, whatever your taste in music. Ianthe Butt picks seven to float your boat

50 states in 52 weeks: seven reasons you need to visit Florida

Yes, there are the famous theme parks, but there’s more to the Sunshine State than rollercoasters. With wildlife spotting, plenty of shopping opportunities and more golf courses than anywhere else in the US, there’s a piece of Florida for everyone

Winter sun: five sunny places you could be right now

As a chill kicks in around the UK, many thoughts will be turning to warmer climes. But where can you get the best winter sun for your buck?

Chris Hadfield: seeing the earth from space

The astronaut, made famous by his zero-gravity cover of Bowie’s Space Oddity, tells us what it's like to see the earth from space

Four ways to enjoy Florida

It's not just year-round sun, a world-class coastline and exuberant theme parks. Whether it's wildlife spotting, hipster bar crawls or the wide open road that appeals, there's a piece of Florida with your name on it, says Emily Payne

What's new in Orlando for families?

From plunging down 80ft water slides to boarding the Hogwarts Express, there's plenty of new things for families to do in Orlando this summer, says Tamsin Wressell

Five of the best family hotels for 2014

British Airways' Claire Bentley and Mr and Mrs Smith co-founder Tamara Heber-Percy pick five exciting family-friendly hotels for the year ahead

Five of the best dog-friendly hotels

Five essential getaways for the well-travelled canine. By Lucille Howe

Florida's wildlife, theme parks and beaches

Searching for America's largest subtropical wilderness? Brace yourself... it's in Florida along with ‘mermaids' and hot art. Ianthe Butt finds there's more to the Sunshine State than Mickey and his mates

Florida attractions

Thinking of visiting Florida? Fly Through Florida and see a range of facts, figures and attractions awaiting your arrival