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Luxury
Nov 20, 2019

Hollywood Glam at the Chateau Marmont

If you get the feeling you've been to Chateau Marmont before, it's probably because you have — in countless movies that showcase this 5-star hotel's secretive charm and elegance. Like a castle peeping out of the Hollywood Hills, this 5-star getaway is a favorite among Hollywood's elite thanks to its combination of old-world glam and seclusion. Known for a history of wild parties and debauchery (this is, after all, the infamous site where comedian John Belushi died), the Chateau is also known as a place where one can escape from the drama and hustle of the city and relax in the hotel's indulgence and pampering.

United Continues Its Global Expansion

United Airlines keeps soaring to new heights, recently announcing another expansion of its leading global route network. The airline added new non-stop flights between Newark (EWR) and Marrakesh (RAK), Morocco; Tokyo (NRT) and Cebu (CEB), Philippines; and Houston (IAH) and Medellin (MDE), Colombia. That’s not all: United also plans to increase flights to popular worldwide destinations including Hong Kong (HKG); Seoul (INC), South Korea; and Porto (OPO), Portugal. Following the recent agreement to increase flights between the U.S. and Chinese governments, the airline now adds four weekly flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Shanghai (PVG).

Travel Tips
Oct 4, 2019

Oktober-Best: Inspired by Bavaria, but Made in America

Oktoberfest events can start as early as August and are often considered perfect foundations for adult parties dedicated to beer and other food traditions originating in Germany. However, when you get down to the original definition of Oktoberfest as they apply to American culture, they celebrate the fruits of that year’s harvest season and are family-friendly to the core.

Travel Tips
Sep 7, 2019

Tour Los Angeles From the Sky

My husband recently celebrated a milestone birthday and I decided to surprise him with a tour of his own city, but with a twist. While he knows Los Angeles well, he knows it from the ground, like most Angelenos and visitors to the city. A helicopter tour gave us not only a thrilling experience, but a unique perspective on this amazing town.

Travel to Madrid with the Family and Find Activities to Keep Everyone Happy!

If life were a city, it’d be Madrid. Sometimes it can be quite the challenge to find a destination just right for the whole family. Different tastes and ages make agreeing on where to go seem impossible. Unless, of course, the destination you have in mind is Madrid. With all of its new immersive museums, musicals, soccer stadiums and monuments like Royal Palace, anyone who suggests coming to the capital is sure to get a unanimous yes!

Dive Bars to Explore with Adult Children

For families who like to drink together, there may be no simpler pleasure than getting out and exploring some of the dive bars in a city.