Around the World / Travel & Leisure

Around the World: Essential Beach Escapes

Subfreezing temperatures at this time or year make a beach escape one degree from essential.

If you're longing to put sun, sand and surf on your immediate travel agenda, pick a beach that’s going to make a difference, that’s going to elevate...

Around the World: Last Minute Romantic Getaways

It’s never a bad time for a romantic weekend romp – or even a surprise last minute unexpected kidnapping of your main squeeze as an expression of your affection and to grab a little time to focus on renewing your relationship and its pleasures...

Movies Are A Great Gateway To Travel

With the Academy Awards weekend looming large on Movieland’s horizon, it’s likely that you’ll be thinking of all the wonderful places you’ve traveled to -- virtually, that is -- during this past year courtesy of the cinema.

And, you may ...

Going Presidential

There are two days during any calendar year when it’s unlikely that you’ll be able to stay in any hotel’s designated presidential suite. One of those days is Election Day. And, the other is Presidents’ Day.

On both holidays, you can be...

Around the World: An Essential LAX Stopover

If you’re flying from anywhere in North America to anywhere in Asia or the South Pacific, you’re facing a ten-to-seventeen-hour or longer flight departing from Los Angeles International Airport, aka LAX. Most likely you will have flown in from...