The Unspoiled Islands of Loreto: Baja, MEXICO

Whether you’re looking for adventure on the high seas or chllin’ on the beach and doing nada, a visit to Loreto Islands provides a secluded getaway and a taste of authentic Mexico. Located about half-way down the eastern side of the Baja peninsula, Loreto is one of the last unspoiled destinations in Mexico and one of its’ oldest settlements. The natural beauty of the area is largely untouched by … [Read more...]

Have Tesla, Will Travel: Get Charged at Airbnbs

Tesla has provided free charging stations to several luxurious Airbnb properties in California, which means drivers no longer have to leave their prized cars at home on their next road trip. Tesla’s new ad tagline: “Be free. Go far,” celebrates the new partnership between Airbnb and Tesla, which includes premier Tesla charging stations at 30 high-end Airbnb properties along the California Coast … [Read more...]

ESCAPE Traveler: A Mobile Vacation Cottage

Ever wish you could just pick up and go? The ESCAPE Traveler is a new 269-square foot cottage on wheels that can transport you to just about anywhere. No more booking hotels weeks in advance, trying to find the best rate. Take your tiny home with you and enjoy your own mobile accommodations. Just find a beautiful spot, hook up your cottage and enjoy living in it within minutes. Tiny houses … [Read more...]

CALIFORNIA’S Hotel Irvine Has a Hip New Look

The stylish Orange County lifestyle hotel has reinvented itself with a modern and vibrant design, convenient dining options (24/7) and innovative technology. The new Hotel Irvine grabs your attention as soon as you walk through its' doors with bold pops of color and a sleek, contemporary design. A wall of organic plant art, comprised of 14 synthetic jade plants, provides a cool textural … [Read more...]

Outdoor Summer Movies in LOS ANGELES

There’s still time to savor cool summer evenings and enjoy outdoor entertainment and picnics in the park. Summer isn't over yet! Every Saturday night through September, Angelenos can gather with friends and family to chow down on gourmet goodies and watch a favorite flick in the open air. One of the premier sources for summer entertainment is Eat|See|Hear, an award-winning site that calendars … [Read more...]

Experience Art Like a Master in LAGUNA BEACH

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is offering two extraordinary overnight packages for the 2015 Pageant of the Masters season – The Pursuit of Happiness and Behind the Velvet Rope. The Festival of Arts is one of California’s most prestigious juried art shows and includes a wide variety of media by local artists, such as paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry, handcrafted wood and … [Read more...]

Latest SPA BUZZ, Intuitive Counseling

More and more, people are turning to spiritual leaders and psychics to help guide them through life's journey and challenging obstacles. A new partnership between renown psychic Susan King and the iconic Hotel Bel Air has created the first in-residence program in Los Angeles for the UK-based intuitive counseling specialist. This new wellness initiative is being offered on-site at their … [Read more...]

Summer Festivals In BRITISH COLUMBIA

As spring turns to summer, Canada's westernmost province proves an ideal backdrop for celebration -- from mountain adventures and meditating, to building sandcastles or listening to a symphony by the sea. Here are a few of BC's favorite fests. British Columbia festivals and events are as diverse as its geography and residents. Love arts and culture? British Columbia has festivals that focus … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day SPA Getaways

It's time to give mom a break and pamper her at any of the following luxurious spas in Mexico, California and Arizona. Whether it's getting a massage creekside, swimming in a sparkling pool or strolling through a zen garden, show mom that life is a bed of roses (especially with a sweet red rose massage and facial). You can always book a stay or treatment for a future date and celebrate mom all … [Read more...]

CALIFORNIA Desert Escape: Time to Relax and Rejuvenate at La Quinta Resort

A girls’ weekend at California’s iconic La Quinta Resort & Club, includes tranquil spa treatments, upscale culinary experiences and chillin’ in a swanky new casita. As spring fever set in, I decided that a visit to La Quinta Resort & Club was called for and arranged a trip with my 14-yr. old daughter. After a stressful few months, we were both looking forward to a reprieve, away … [Read more...]