Top 10 Reasons to Visit Carlsbad, CA

La Costa Resort and Spa

By Cindy Craig If you’re looking for a vacation that will satisfy your desires for peace and beauty and your child’s needs for entertainment and fun…then you’ve arrived at the right place in Carlsbad, California. Nestled along the PacificCoast just north of San Diego, this picturesque coastal community is the perfect family vacation destination. 1. La […]

10 Reasons to Stay at Paradise Point Resort in San Diego, California


By: Jeff Savenick I was looking for a romantic getaway destination where my wife, Elizabeth and I could celebrate our fourth wedding anniversary.  I wanted to take her somewhere spectacular. Paradise Point Resort was the right choice.  It is an island all on its own, nestled on 44 acres surrounded by beautiful Mission Bay.  Movie […]

My Travel Year In Review 2010


Happy New Year from chilly Florida! If you are following me on Twitter (@JohnnyJet), then you know I missed the California rains and the Northeast blizzard by just a few days. I’m actually upset about it too, because I love a good snowstorm (as long as I’m not traveling). This past week, I had quite […]

My Top 2009 Hotel Rooms


Copacabana Palace — Rio De Janeiro, Brazil The most prestigious hotel in South America is the Copacabana Palace. It was built in 1923 and practically every celebrity (Tom Cruise checked in just after we checked out) or dignitary who has visited Rio has stayed here. Here’s my trip report. JW Marriott — Guanacaste, Costa Rica […]

Winter in Big Bear,CA


A wintertime getaway so close to L.A. — Angelinos can see it By Sarah Kozer I last wrote about Big Bear in the summer, and all of the amazing things to do there when the weather is warm. I also remember joking in that story about Big Bear how Los Angelinos enjoy a good laugh […]

Destination: Huntington Beach, California

By: Vanessa Zalik Overlooking the longest stretch of beach in Southern California, the Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort of Huntington Beach provides the setting for a vacation fit for all ages and types. With a friendly staff who greets you by name, chic rooms with ocean views, and a prime location, you’ll have a great time […]

Carnival Splendor: Voyage Across The Sea For Those Seeking Both Relaxtion & Fun


By: Lindsay Banas Whether you’re looking for a cruise filled with fun and adventure, or one that allows you to relax and bask in the sun all day long, Carnival Splendor, from Carnival Cruise Lines , allows you to do all that and more. It is a voyage to be remembered and treasured. GETTING READY TO BOARD On […]