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All about Santa Monica

Onto a shore thing in splendid Santa Monica It is easy to peer at a map of that portion of California’s sun-soaked coastline where Los Angeles spreads out, and assume that you are looking at one enormous metropolis. This area, however, is home to many distinct and individual cities and none of them are more…

Starwood Revamps Luxury Portfolio in North America

The Luxury Collection, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts, is investing $300 million in expanding and refurbishing its hotel portfolio in North America. The brand is investing in hotel conversions and renovations in US destinations including Key West, Lake Tahoe, San Antonio and San Francisco. New for this summer is Sunset Key, a private island…

Queen Mary 2 To Offer Solo Cabins

Cunard’s flagship Queen Mary 2 is to cater for the singles market for the first time with the introduction of 15 solo cabins. The new accomodation will be introduced when the ship goes into dry dock in Hamburg on 27 May 2016. The line is also adding an additional 30 Britannia Club balcony cabins during…

Space Out with an Astronaut at Kennedy Space Centre

Visitors to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida can now ‘fly’ with an ‘astronaut’. With a veteran NASA astronaut as a guide, guests spend half a day experiencing the highlights of the center, including a ‘flight’ on Shuttle Launch Experience. Three. Two. One. The rumble ignites beneath you and g-forces begin to pull you down…

Bloom Glory in Massachusetts’ Gardens is Happening Now

Massachusetts is celebrating summer, the perfect time to view the state’s spectacular scenery in full bloom. From the beginning of May right through to mid October, is the flourishing primetime for the gardens and it is the ideal period to explore the rich tradition of gardening and horticultural in Massachusetts. The gardens are one of…

Visiting Miami

Located a few degrees above the Tropic of Cancer, Miami comprises a network of barrier islands, coral rock and mangrove swamps, connected by manmade additions of soaring bridges, stately causeways and panoramic roads. Miles and miles of white sand beaches hug the coastline, while the waters of the mighty Atlantic Ocean and tranquil Biscayne Bay…

California Wine, Waves & Whales

California Wine, Waves & Whales Discover some of the very best that California has to offer by combining these three amazing destinations. From the fantastic food & wine in Sonoma County, to the crashing waves and retro cool beach boardwalk in Santa Cruz to the palm tree fringed sandy beaches of Santa Barbara, these destinations…

US Pre-Clearance Immigration Service Rolled Out to UK Hubs

The US government has announced a major expansion of its pre-clearance operations, which will enable air passengers travelling from the UK to be approved for entry into the US before they arrive in the country. The immigration service will be offered to passengers travelling from London Heathrow and Manchester airports. “A significant Homeland Security priority…

Northern California Triangle

Northern California Triangle See and experience the Best of California: The urban excitement of San Francisco, the food and wine adventure of Sonoma County and the natural wonders of Yosemite – all these will provide a holiday experience unlike any other. Sonoma County and Yosemite are closer to San Francisco than you think which makes…

SNOWMASS, COLORADO – Action, Adventure & Discovery right outside your door

Tucked high into the heart of the Colorado Rockies, Snowmass is renowned as one of the best ski resorts in the world, and now its summers are garnering a reputation to match. This mountain town, nestled amidst some of the most spectacular vistas in Colorado offers a wealth of culture, summer adventure, and alpine mountain…