Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, a luxury hotel located outside San Diego is offering a special ‘Back to School’ hotel package with rates from $279 and sweepstakes valued at $3,500 to kick off the school year. ‘Back to School’ Sweepstakes provides a chance to enter to win a Dell Inspiron Laptop computer with video […]
Americans apparently spend nearly $40 billion a year on their pets, and the travel industry is starting to take notice. Fido Friendly – billed as the travel magazine for you and your dog – showcases resorts that add the golden paw of excellence to their pet clientele. Check out the current issue which lists the […]
The American billionaire Stephen Wynn, famous for his casino developments and most notably the Wynn Las Vegas, will make one of his biggest gambles this week when he opens a sleek $1 billion hotel-casino in Macau. The Wynn Macau is a small replica of the Las Vegas resort and is expected to attract the […]
Billed as Arizona’s premier culinary event, Phoenix Cooks! will showcase unique restaurants, world class resorts and nationally recognised chefs. There is a reception this evening but the main event – a five-course extravaganza for $95 per person – begins tomorrow. If you want to really go to town, opt for the Arizona Biltmore‘s Phoenix […]
Nevada-based Supersonic Aerospace International has commissioned Lockheed Skunk Works to design a plane that can cover New York to Los Angeles in just two hours. Called the QSST (quiet supersonic travel), this supersonic aircraft could be a successor to Concorde, capable of speeds up to 1200 mph (Mach 1.8), but will hold just 12 passengers.
In addition to fine dining, wine and a 19″ entertainment screen, travellers on Emirates‘ business class service between New York and Dubai will soon be welcoming a new luxury – flat bed massage seats. An ad campaign for the seats was launched in the US this week with the service scheduled to start on 1st […]
What is it with celebrities and hotels all of a sudden…? First we have Nicky Hilton… then Richard Gere… then Paris Hilton… and now it’s the Gallagher brothers of Oasis fame. According to Life Style Extra, they are launching a chain in the US and said to be using their songs as themes for […]
There were some interesting choices in today’s USA Today article on great seafood shacks. Those with websites that made the editorial are: Costello’s Clam Shack, Noank, Connecticut Arnold’s Lobster & Clam Bar, Cape Cod, Massachusetts Brown’s Seabrook Lobster Pound, Seabrook, New Hampshire Five Islands Lobster Co., Georgetown, Maine
To celebrate the completion of $11m in renovations, Grand Traverse Resort near Traverse City, Michigan, is expanding its packages by offering new culinary vacations featuring hands-on cooking classes with the resort’s award-winning chefs. Ideal for food lovers of all levels of experience, three Culinary Escapes are planned for 2006 with Executive Chef Richard Beichner and […]
Enjoy fun-filled adventure at the Orlando World Center Marriott Resort with their Two-Room Package from just $312 per night. Whether it be a special occasion with family or friends, book before 6th September 2006 and this great package will include one night’s accommodation in a resort view room with one king bed and a connecting […]
Tonight sees the 58th Emmy awards and, as per usual these days, the celebrity presenters will be in for a great selection of goodies. Among them will be a 5-day stay at Old Bahama Bay on Grand Bahama Island, plus access to all water sports, 2 nights at the US Grant in San Diego, including […]
Do you want to see Donald Trump, Tom Watson, Dennis Quaid, Annika Sorenstam, and other celebrity and professional golfers play against each other while being pampered in New York City, free? Fly to the Manhattan Golf Classic on an Imperial Jets heavy class private jet and receive two complimentary passes to the Manhattan Golf Classic […]
A full-service resort situated on Southwest Florida’s Paradise Coast, this landmark Naples property was formerly known as The Registry Resort & Club. After a multi-million dollar renovation, the 23-acre resort was recently reborn as the new Naples Grande Resort & Club. A championship golf and 15 tennis courts provide plenty of activity for those who […]
Sharing an ideal location along Key West’s largest private beach, the Casa Marina Resort & Beach Club and Reach Resort are the perfect destinations for sun and water enthusiasts, as well as those looking to explore the charm and history of the “Southernmost” city. Encompassing 13 acres, the resorts offer two beachside pools, tennis, a […]
A true vacation paradise in the heart of Fort Lauderdale, the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six Resort & Spa features a celebrated European health & beauty spa, a full-service marina, an expansive three-pool waterfall oasis, and plenty of outdoor dining and entertainment options. Summer rates of $115/night are in effect until 30th September 2006. Divers can […]
Just one hotel in Louisiana picked up Five Star Diamond Award status in the latest AAA inspection: The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans The hotel is currently closed but expects to re-open in December 2006.