Posted Jul. 13, 2014, 9:06 am
A lovely invitation arrived from the folks at Visit Temecula Valley inviting a select group of travel writers to cover their annual Balloon & Wine Festival, along with visits to some of their restaurants and award-winning wineries.
Posted Jul. 2, 2014, 8:59 am
In spite of high gas prices, 2.88 million Southern Californians -- an increase from last year -- are expected to travel for the Fourth of July weekend, starting Thursday.
Posted Jun. 12, 2014, 8:27 am
Set in a world where physical ability meets the extraordinary of Cirque du Soleil, the show Zarkana has embraced its new home of ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.
Posted May. 22, 2014, 7:58 am
More than 2.6 million Southern Californians will travel at least 50 miles from home this Memorial Day weekend, nearly 2 percent more than last year and the largest number since an all-time record of 3.2 million was set in 2005, according to the Automobile Club of Southern California.
Posted Apr. 11, 2014, 10:00 am
The longest-running burlesque show on the Las Vegas Strip – Jubilee! – reopened late March after a six-week hiatus after undergoing a major transformation.
Posted Mar. 20, 2014, 2:52 pm
With some new surprises and all the favorite dips and turns, Disneyland park reopened the classic ride Big Thunder Mountain Railroad on Monday.
Posted Mar. 3, 2014, 9:24 am
Want a home away from home experience while visiting Bear Big for a weekend? Consider looking into Big Bear Resort Town Rentals.
Posted Mar. 3, 2014, 9:21 am
It may have been a warm winter in Santa Monica, but Big Bear Mountain Resorts (BBMR) just two hours away added nearly 11 inches of snow over the weekend from the slow-moving winter storm.
Posted Feb. 19, 2014, 9:21 am
If there was ever a setting that retains the essence of the unspoiled beauty of California’s coast, Terranea Resort on the Palos Verdes Peninsula is it.
Posted Feb. 6, 2014, 8:40 am
Jersey Boys has entertained guests in Las Vegas for more than 2,000 performances since opening in 2008, and the show has performed at its current home, Paris Las Vegas, since March 2012.
Posted Feb. 6, 2014, 8:38 am
Since December 2011, Caesars Palace has become home to the Las Vegas restaurant outpost of one of New York City's most historic restaurants - Old Homestead Steakhouse.
Posted Feb. 6, 2014, 8:29 am
Caesars Palace spans 85 acres at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, offering a diverse range of entertainment, dining, and relaxation offerings. Here's a look at 10 ways to vacation like a rock star at this Sin City hot spot.
Posted Jan. 16, 2014, 7:55 am
Anyone who hasn’t been to SeaWorld San Diego in a few years will be in for a treat with the arrival of its new mega-attraction Manta, a double-launch coaster that opened in May 2012.
Posted Jan. 16, 2014, 7:31 am
So I am sitting in my hotel room in Las Vegas. In the Wellness Wing of the MGM Grand. I did not specifically ask to stay in this wing. Didn’t even know they had it. The universe comes through for me – again!
Posted Nov. 21, 2013, 7:36 am
Shania Twain shows she’s still the one as she returns to live performances for the first time in almost a decade at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Las Vegas. She is currently half way through her two-year residency that began Dec. 1, 2012.
Posted Oct. 27, 2013, 9:09 am
There's a good reason why almost no one pays much attention to the food here on the Garden Island of Kauai:
Posted Oct. 16, 2013, 4:56 pm
Albert Einstein, Marion Davis, Clark Gable, and Carole Lombard – The Willows just two blocks from the heart of Palm Springs has hosted these luminaries through the years since it was built in 1924, and now has been meticulously restored to recreate the ambiance and elegance of their time.
Posted Sep. 14, 2013, 8:19 am
Route 66. La Posada Hotel, Winslow, AZ. Built between the railroad tracks and Route 66, La Posada Hotel was originally built in the late 1920s by the Santa Fe Railroad and the Fred Harvey Company for the people riding the Super Chief on the Chicago-Los Angeles route. Through the good work of Allan Affeldt it has once again become a destination hotel.
Posted Aug. 5, 2013, 3:36 pm
Has Australia been on your to do list as a travel destination? If you answered 'yes,' Qantas Vacations has launched a “Best of Luxury” campaign to give North American travelers a taste of Australian Luxury.
Posted Aug. 1, 2013, 8:42 am
Legoland, which is home to more than 60 rides, shows, and attractions, has a new claim to fame: it has the world’s largest Lego model on display – the Star Wars X-wing starfighter.
Posted Jul. 9, 2013, 8:51 am
Finding your way to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino from Santa Monica is a piece of cake – jump on the 10 Freeway and head east for about 140 miles.
Posted Jul. 4, 2013, 8:37 am
Yosemite National Park is nature at its best with nearly 1,200 square miles of deep valleys, grand meadows, and ancient giant sequoias.
Posted Jun. 25, 2013, 9:12 am
Famous for scenic beauty, cultural attractions, diverse communities, and world class cuisine, San Francisco’s landmarks include the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, Fisherman’s Wharf, Alcatraz, Chinatown, Union Square, North Beach, the Castro District, and Mission Dolores.
Posted Jun. 23, 2013, 8:57 am
Some things never change in the Bernese Oberland of central Switzerland, where the combination of stunning mountain scenery, glacial lakes, and easy accessibility is unparalleled.
Posted Jun. 20, 2013, 8:21 am
Meaning “land of plenty,” the Napa Valley name was given to the area by the native Wappo Indian population.