Yes, you can fight a resort fee — and win

Mandatory resort fees added to your hotel bill have been annoying hotel guests for almost as long as I've been covering the hotel industry, which is to say, a long time. But how do you persuade a property to remove these extra fees from your bill?

Thanksgiving on Treasure Island

Thanksgiving evokes memories of cold weather and warm Turkey dinner, but here in Florida it's a great time to go to the beach.