Fork in the Road thinks you should get out of town on occasion, since dozens of destinations lie within just a couple of hours of the city. In this Excursions column, we're covering the best places to eat in popular weekend trip locations. See more Excursions and Summer Fridays ideas in our archives.
All photos by Billy Lyons South Beach: Home of oceanfront dining and weekend getaways
When considering the map of winter weekend getaways, Miami's South Beach falls somewhere between Las Vegas and Atlantic City. Not as many buffet deals as the former, more Europeans in Speedos than the latter. This cosmopolitan beach retreat features late-night hours, always-warm water, and globally conscious cuisine, making it a perfect winter redoubt.More »