Sports and Activities in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (III)

Sports and Activities in Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Al Badia Golf Club – Breezy Creekside course at Festival City   Just south of the new Festival City development, this striking modern course, designed by Robert Trent Jones II, makes the … Continue reading

Sports and Activities in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (III)

Most Important Historic Sights in China (I)

Most Important Historic Sights in China: Nanjing Road   Formerly known as Nanking Road, this was the street that ushered in the era of modern consumerism in China, with its department stores, display windows, and mass-produced goods. Although it's often … Continue reading

Most Important Historic Sights in China (I)

Summer Getaway: The Best East Coast Beaches

When the weather starts to warm up, we all start dreaming about the perfect summer getaway. Some people may travel abroad or book a quiet cabin in the mountains, but what about a sandy getaway at the beach? A beach … Continue reading

Best Places to Stay in California (I)

Best Places to Stay in California: Andaz West Hollywood – Vacation like a rock star   Famous in the 1970s for hosting LA's most riotous rockers and parties, the Andaz hotel is West Hollywood's newest darling. Elegantly remodeled in 2009, … Continue reading

Best Places to Stay in California (I)

Where to Stay on the Mayan Riviera (V)

With the hundreds of destinations that line the 80-mile stretch of this white-powder Caribbean sand, how do you decide where to stay on the Mayan Riviera? Whether your goal is to party all night long with friends, learn how to … Continue reading

Where to Stay on the Mayan Riviera (V)

Historic Hotels in Madrid, Italy (II)

Historic Hotels in Madrid, Italy: De Las Letras Hotel – A beautiful Neoclassical hotel on the Gran Via   This was one of the delightful, grandeur-filled early 20th century buildings along the Gran Vía during its heyday.    Built in … Continue reading

Historic Hotels in Madrid, Italy (II)

Sports and Activities in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (II)

Sports and Activities in Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Dubai Desert Classic – World-class golf in the Gulf   Held at the Emirates Golf Club, this is the region's leading golfing event, first held in 1993 and now established as a … Continue reading

Sports and Activities in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (II)
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Best Places to Eat in Thailand (I)

Best Places to Eat in Thailand: Chic's Dim Sum – Dim sum and then some   Offering more than 50 types of dim sum, Chic's Dim Sum is a fun place to go for a snack or an entire meal. … Continue reading

Best Places to Eat in Thailand (I)

Best Tourist Attractions in California (II)

Best Tourists Attractions in California: Alcatraz – Spend a day on The Rock   Gangsters like Al Capone, George “Machine Gun Kelly” and Robert Stroud were among the infamous residents at this San Francisco prison, which operated between 1934 and … Continue reading

Best Tourist Attractions in California (II)

Most Important Temples to Visit in China (II)

Most Important Temples to Visit in China: Hanging Monastery   Built into the side of a cliff nearly 250 feet (75m) above the ground, the Hanging Monastery has a spectacular setting that conjures up visions of esoteric monks who have … Continue reading

Most Important Temples to Visit in China (II)