Families Belong Together, an organization calling for the immediate reform of the Trump administration’s family separation policy, has declared this Saturday, June 30 as a…
By Roger Allnutt Stretching about 1,500 miles along the coast of Queensland, the Great Barrier Reef (there are in fact about 2,900 individual reefs, 300…
Pontoon at Agincourt Reef, part of Queensland, Australia's Great Barrier Reef
By Stephen Cooper In mid-July, when summer’s heat sears L.A., Angelenos and savvy outsiders know the best, most refreshing, rejuvenating thing to do is to…
Main stage at Reggae on the Mountain in Topanga Canyon, California by Stephen A. Cooper
San Francisco Pride will take place this weekend, Saturday, June 24th and Sunday, June 25th. Approximately one million people are expected to head to San…
By Jon Bogart Palm Springs is in the midst of a major renovation that will transform the city into a cutting-edge capital of shopping, dining,…
By Roger Allnutt In August 1896 prospectors in the northern Yukon region of northwestern Canada, close to the Arctic Circle, discovered large deposits of gold…
A Dawson City, Yukon, streetscape
By Joann Deutch It’s been my dream to get to the Antarctic for several years now. I was bowled over by my trip to Tromso,…
The tiny airport of Ushuaia, Argentina
By Rosemary Jenkins Years ago when I was working with and for the homeless, I learned a lot about a neglected segment of our population. Would it…
By J.C. Thomas Upon its grand opening in 1926, the oceanfront La Valencia Hotel and Spa became an instant icon of La Jolla, the upscale…
La Valencia Hotel and Spa in La Jolla, San Diego
By J. C. Thomas When you’re spending a night in one of Europe’s grand old cities – and London is arguably the grandest of them…
By J.C. Thomas Morro Bay, a serene little fishing port on the Central Coast of California, is almost exactly half way between Los Angeles and…
Located just 15 minutes south of San Francisco, the beautiful beach-front town of Pacifica is the perfect destination for capturing the southbound journey of migrating…
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