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Places

Experience the Rolling Stone Restaurant and Club
5 years ago

Experience the Rolling Stone Restaurant and Club

 

By: Serita Stevens

Visitors coming to the Los Angeles area always want to see “Hollywood,” but what they don’t understand is that Hollywood is really just a neighborhood – and not a very safe one at that.  However,  besides the Hollywood sign, which is impossible to get to and can only be seen from afar, there are places that typify what people identify as Hollywood.  The intersection of Hollywood and Highland is one such place.

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A Farmer’s Market To Remember
5 years ago

A Farmer’s Market To Remember

By: Serita Stevens

Built before the 2nd World War, The Farmer’s Market in Los Angeles on Fairfax and Third is something you won’t want to miss. In July 1934, a contingent of farmers pulled their trucks onto an expanse of empty land at the property known as Gilmore Island at the corner of Third and Fairfax in Los Angeles. They displayed their produce on the tailgates of their vehicles. Also, to their delight – customers quickly arrived and parked their cars on a hastily created dirt parking lot in spaces designated with chalk. They strolled among the trucks purchasing fruit, vegetables, and flowers.

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Sun, S’mores and Shores: The Shores Resort & Spa
5 years ago

Sun, S’mores and Shores: The Shores Resort & Spa

By  •  Places, Beaches

 

There’s something magical about standing along a shore, gazing out into the endless horizon where the ocean meets the sky, digging your toes into soft powdery sand and letting …
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Sport of Kings: Polo in Newport, Rhode Island
5 years ago

Sport of Kings: Polo in Newport, Rhode Island

By  •  Places, Sports

By: Liz Froment

Starting in June each year, people from all over New England flock to Newport, Rhode Island. And no, it’s not just because it is the perfect oceanside destination to enjoy a beautiful summer day.

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Craft Beer Paradise: Portland, Oregon
5 years ago

Craft Beer Paradise: Portland, Oregon

Tucked on the shores of the Columbia and Willamette Rivers is Portland, Oregon. Also, it’s just under a three-hour drive from Seattle, Washington. What most people might not know about Portland, is that it is a mecca for craft beer fans. Read More

Memphis In May = Blues And BBQ
5 years ago

Memphis In May = Blues And BBQ

By: Liz Froment

Memphis, Tennessee might be known for Graceland, Elvis’s famous home, but people from all over the U.S. and the world head to Memphis every spring for the Memphis in May festival.

Memphis in May is not just your average festival; it’s four fests combined into one mega event that takes over the city for a full month. Read More

La Bellasera Hotel & Suites: Paso Robles
5 years ago

La Bellasera Hotel & Suites: Paso Robles

By: Melanie Warner

Paso Robles is known for its hot springs, abundance of wineries, production of olive oil, and almond orchards. It’s located on the Salinas River north of San …
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Healthy Comfort Food in Charleston, SC: Dell’z Deli and Dell’z Vibez
5 years ago

Healthy Comfort Food in Charleston, SC: Dell’z Deli and Dell’z Vibez

By Katy Harrison

On a recent trip to Charleston, SC, my search for healthy food led me drag my friends on a mile-and-a-half …
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Resort, Nature Preserve Or Observatory?
5 years ago

Resort, Nature Preserve Or Observatory?

 

by: Melanie Warner

I was born and raised in Texas and will always consider myself a Texan, even though I’ve lived in California for 20 years. So when I was invited to return to Texas and experience the comforts of a rustic resort in the quiet hills, I jumped on a plane and headed to Austin. Read More

Shanghai Diamond Garden Restaurant
5 years ago

Shanghai Diamond Garden Restaurant

By: Serita Stevens

It’s not always easy to find good Chinese food.  It’s even harder to find good kosher glatt* Chinese food, but Shanghai Diamond Garden Restaurant at 9401 W …
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