"I found myself even more impressed by the mansions of the Vanderbilts and other rich folks than I thought I'd be. Definitely glad I made this special trip to Newport."
--- Winona S., Memphis
"Hanging out on the wharf downtown eating seafood and watching all the boats come and go were our favorite things to do."
--- Carol M., Louisville
You'll save a lot of time using this concise guide.
=Lodgings variously priced
=Fine & budget restaurants, more than enough listings to give you a sense of the variety to be found.
=Principal attractions -- don't waste your precious time on the lesser ones. We've done all the work for you.
=A handful of interesting shopping ideas.
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About the Author
He writes in widely varied fields: screenplays, novels (adult and juvenile) and journalism. He also has a series of some respected Long Weekend Guides covering some 70 cities around the world.
He writes several series:
The JACK HOUSTON ST. CLAIR political thriller novels.
"THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES IV," a series of novels starring the great-great-grandson of the famous consulting detective.
"THE ANNALS OF SANTOPIA" series, an epic that follows a Santa born in 1900 through to his death 82 years later.
"Midnight Mass," about the Christmas Eve robbery of historic Trinity Church in New York.
"The Trap Door" follows a boy who is taken back in time to 1594 and Shakespeare's Globe Theatre.
"The Meter Maid Murders," a comic look at a detective trying to nab a serial killer on South Beach who only murders meter maids.
Has written and directed three features (one doc, two narrative features), and won several awards for his film work. (See imdb.com for details). His latest film, "Meeting Spencer," starring Jeffrey Tambor, won the prestigious Milan International Film Festival Award for Best Screenplay.
DELAPLAINE'S "LONG WEEKEND" GUIDES
These no-nonsense guides contain Delaplaine's recommendations and advice for travelers visiting these places for 3 or 4 days.
Clearwater - St. Petersburg
Fort Myers & Sanibel
Hollywood - West Hollywood
Hood River (Ore.)
Key West & the Florida Keys
Los Angeles / Downtown
Miami & South Beach
Naples & Marco Island
New York / Brooklyn
New York / The Bronx
New York / Downtown
New York / Midtown
New York / Queens
New York / Upper East Side
New York / Upper West Side
Orlando & the Theme Parks
Panama City (Fla.)
Rio de Janeiro
Santa Monica & Venice
West Hollywood & Hollywood