Spokane is one of the oldest cities in the West, and with more than $3.5 billion spent, it has emerged as a model for downtown redevelopment. Read story.
Sunday, June 15, 2014
Two days of adventure and beauty in Cambria, Pismo, and Santa Margarita. Read story.
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Laguna is a prototypical beach town, complete with great spots to access the beach, dolphin- and whale-watching packages, and a full-blown art scene. Read story.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
The crown jewel of scenic Montana is Glacier National Park, but nearby Flathead Lake is equally captivating. Read story.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Del Mar and La Jolla offer beaches and horse racing — and golf, of course. Read story.
Saturday, May 10, 2014
There is a retreat up the coast that evokes the era of the Roaring ’20s. It’s a manor house deep in Carmel Valley called Stonepine. Read story.
Monday, May 5, 2014
I have to agree with Sinatra and found Chicago to be “My Kind of Town,” as well. Read story.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Santa Barbara residents Kellie Kreiss and Robb Klassen document land disputes and violent evictions in Phnom Penh. Read story.
Friday, April 18, 2014
The Getty Museum is a must for culture seekers, and the nearby Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades can provide a quiet respite afterward. Read story.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Seventy- to 80-degree days of golf can be found these days within an hour’s drive in the Ojai Valley. Read story.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Recently, my wife and I drove south to the Westwood/Beverly Hills area to enjoy one of the “car free” packages offered by the Kimpton Hotel chain, which owns S.B.’s Canary Hotel. Read story.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Exploring San Diego County for a week with two young kids. Read story.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Is there life after Santa Barbara? Ray Navis finds two places in Australia that remind of our home town. Read story.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Delegates to the International Permaculture Convergence show a picture of life with little petroleum March 19. Read story.
Monday, March 17, 2014
This private club offers luxurious residences and experiences from San Francisco to Antarctica for groups. Read story.