You’ll Want to Be a Part of It, New York, New York
Feb10

You’ll Want to Be a Part of It, New York, New York

Whether you have been to New York City multiple times or are planning your very first visit, there are always untold new places and experiences awaiting you in the city that never sleeps. And then there are the classics, a huge list that includes everything from the Metropolitan Museum of Art to Central Park and the High Line to the Empire State Building. The choices can seem overwhelming, especially if you have limited time. But one...

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Exploring Cherry Country in Door County, Wisconsin–A Perfect Summer Getaway
Jul27

Exploring Cherry Country in Door County, Wisconsin–A Perfect Summer Getaway

Many in the Midwest may be familiar with the splendors of Door County, Wisconsin, but those from other parts of the country – and the world – will be delighted to learn about what an incredible place it is to visit and explore. Lodged between Green Bay and Lake Michigan, Door County is a 70-mile long peninsula comprised of charming seaside villages, marinas, beaches, historic lighthouses, scenic bays, museums, golf courses, beaches,...

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Fly Away to LAX–for 8 Bucks
Jun28

Fly Away to LAX–for 8 Bucks

You know what they say about Los Angeles – your best friend won’t even take you to the airport. But now there’s good news for folks living in Santa Monica who get tired of paying $35+ for a cab (or Uber) ride down Lincoln to LAX, and for residents of Hollywood, who require a much longer and more expensive trek. The FlyAway bus to LAX will soon begin serving both those areas–for a nominal $8 each way. So let’s see,...

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High Altitude Luxury at Deer Valley
Dec27

High Altitude Luxury at Deer Valley

  If you’re looking for splendor in the snow this season, the Montage Residences inDeer Valley, Utah—one of North America’s top ski resorts–could satisfy your every need to be housed in a winter wonderland.   Part of the acclaimed Montage hotel chain known for its luxurious properties in Beverly Hills and Laguna Beach, the Deer Valley locale has been open just a year.   The private residences are new. Prospective...

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Blowing a Hole in the Southwest Airlines Ethos of Jet Travel
Apr11

Blowing a Hole in the Southwest Airlines Ethos of Jet Travel

Let me count the ways in which I hate Southwest Airlines, especially in light of the fact that they don’t maintain their old, beat to hell, over-used jets very well, apparently outsourcing that to a company in Brazil. The passengers and crew on board the flight from Phoenix to Sacramento that blew a hole in the roof were very lucky to have survived the ordeal as well as they did. Credit the pilot –a junior Sully...

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