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...]

Stargazing, Movie Making and Scorpion Hunting in ARIZONA’s Sonoran Desert

The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain has added nine one-of-a-kind adventures to its popular recreation program, with a focus on authentic southwestern experiences. From late-evening hunts for fluorescent scorpions, to family movie-making and an intriguing Ridge and Ruin discovery tour, the new activities take spectacular advantage of the property’s 850-acre high Sonoran Desert setting and of … [Read more...]

Golden Temples and Floating Markets in BANGKOK

From majestic palaces, to open-air markets and elephant rides, Bangkok offers a myriad of ways for visitors to experience Thailand’s unique culture. As the capital of Thailand, Bangkok serves as the country’s cultural, spiritual and culinary center. With more than 10 million inhabitants, it’s easy to get overwhelmed with all the city has to offer. Our suggestion is to sample the best of … [Read more...]

Taste of VAIL Celebrates 25th Anniversary

For a quarter of a century, Vail's top-rated food and wine festival has been showcasing outstanding culinary dishes and wines that celebrate the best of Colorado and beyond. The Taste of Vail will be celebrating its 25th anniversary April 8-11, 2015 with new enhanced events, wineries and exciting venues such as the Four Seasons Resort Vail. Rated as one of the top food and wine festivals in … [Read more...]

A Place for Witchcraft and Espionage in BERLIN’s New Museums

Berlin’s cultural landscape of 180 museums and collections keeps growing, as new special interest museums open and others complete renovations. Magicum Berlin Magic Museum Go way beyond Harry Potter and get spooked at Magicum. Witchcraft and magical powers, mythical knowledge, secrets, ancient wisdom, and the supernatural can all be explored in the cellars of a historic former blacksmith … [Read more...]