TRAVEL: We floated through vast groves of bald cypress trees draped in Spanish moss, while malevolent-looking gators sunned on logs
KEENAN: The island is known for its green and pristine landscape. An oasis for golfers and tennis players, it also offers abundant wildlife, walking trails and beaches
FIRBY: The area is full of surprises, from the Earthship environmental community, to the dazzling galleries, to the jaw-dropping Rio Grande Gorge, to Taos Ski Valley
FEEHAN: In shoulder season on the Gulf of Mexico coast in Texas, you can catch your fill of fish, enjoy the locals – or you can just sit back and relax
TRAVEL: Planning a trip to the United States? If you had to make a list of the top 10 U.S. cities to visit, what would they be?
TRAVEL: Denver, Colorado, which calls itself the Mile High City, was founded as a mining town in 1858 during the Pikes Peak Gold Rush
KEENAN: Steeped in history, Rochester is a fabulous cultural centre offering music, drama and art – and plenty of shopping and dining choices
TRAVEL: You can always find something to do that will fit your style and budget