Best, Worst North American Airports? The Hit List

The thought of boarding a plane sends most would-be passengers into dizzying dilemmas of anticipated discomfort as they gage personal tolerance tiers for pain and claustrophobia.

Airports, however, are something else entirely. In fact U.S. airports these days are getting high marks from those who use them. Orlando, John Wayne Orange County, and Sacramento are getting high marks from frequent flyers. Who knew? Read more »

Halloween 2017: Who’s Got Ghosts?

Haunted places

If there is anything America loves on Halloween it’s a good ghost story – and better yet, a good ghost. While sightings are not always guaranteed, Halloween 2017 offers plenty of scary places where ghosts may or may not show up on the night they are purported to be most active. What these places do guarantee are thrills, chills and explorations of dark places that will likely make you scream. Read more »

Sweet Bocas: Luxury Villa in Panama … with Perks

A luxury villa for a vacation in Panama can be a daunting gem to find and may mean digging up a lot of rough dirt before finding your piece of gold. There are lists of B & Bs and home rentals in Panama but taking a chance on a weeklong vacation rental in Central America may not be the best expense of time, even for the perceived savings, given the cascade of things that can go wrong. One luxury villa in Panama is a sure bet, especially for families and friends who want to spend a week in Sweet Boca Bliss. READ MORE …

Gay L.A.: Best Spots for LGBTQ

Gay L.A.


Los Angeles has long been a magnet for gay and lesbian dreamers seeking fortune and bliss in Southern California climes. But the movie industry town churned by leading men clutching their leading ladies tight around Barbie Doll waste lines required certain secrecy where sex preferences were concerned. Read more »

Philadelphia Freedom: The Ritz-Carlton is Reborn

By Stacey Zable

The completion of a year-long, $25 million dollar renewal project on The Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia last year brought updates to new guest rooms and meeting spaces, the lobby and public spaces, and a new restaurant, bar and lounge. Here’s what else makes it a good choice for Philadelphia-bound travelers. Read more »

MGM National Harbor: Las Vegas Does D.C.

The MGM National Harbor looks across the Potomac from its perch on prime land in Prince George’s County, MD and knows it is just the beginning of a long and fruitful relationship with the nation’s capital. It may not have been MGM Resorts International’s first foray into surprising destinations outside of Las Vegas, but it is certainly its splashiest. Read more »