By Fyllis Hockman
Is there anyone who doesn't know you don't put Baby in a corner? Or who doesn't automatically hum along to "The Time of My Life"? Imagine revisiting "Dirty Dancing" at its original locale -- and joining Johnny and Baby at their loft? Welcome to Mountain Lake Lodge in Pembroke, Virginia, channeling the Catskills hotel --...Read more
By Candyce H. Stapen
Miami's Wynwood Arts District, a 50-block world of intriguing, fantastical, humorous and puzzling pieces by established artists and newbies to spray paint, shouldn't be missed. More than 330 murals emblazon storefronts, fences, doors and walls, transforming the neighborhood into one of the largest open-air art ...Read more
By Bonnie and Bill Neely
After wonderful Christmas holidays with our Los Angeles family, we hugged sad goodbyes on New Year's Eve morning and set off on the long RV drive home. Since the Tournament of Roses parade would be the following day in Pasadena, California, we decided to make a stop to see the floats being constructed. We had ...Read more
By Athena Lucero
Known as "the One-10," California State Route 110 -- aka Arroyo Seco Parkway, aka Pasadena Freeway -- is a destination.
"It's a rite of passage to drive the 110," I heard someone say. Adding "the" before a freeway's name is a Southern California quirk.
The curvy 8-mile byway was inaugurated at its completion in 1940 --...Read more
By Victor Block
If you're thinking of taking time off next year to explore a place close to home, you'll be one of many people considering the same thing. On the other hand, if Europe is your dream destination, it's not too early to begin planning and making reservations.
These are the trends identified by travel experts looking ahead ...Read more