Celebrating almost a century of flight, the author hang-glides over Outer Banks, North Carolina.
"The Practical Traveler" whisks us away to the Euro-American Riverside County and William Cody’s Palm Springs for some serious R & R.
A neighbourhood on the rise: San Francisco’s New Bohemia has begun the cyclical process of gentrification. Better get there quickly before it passes its peak.
San Francisco is gorgeous. Like any other gorgeous dame, it's easy to spend all your cash on something as pretty as she.
Tuxedo shirts top blue jeans and the orchestra plays on.
Suzie sizzles through San Francisco.
Go back in time aboard an exact working replica of a 1760s sailing vessel.
The Northern California Coastal highway undulates through a sweep of dramatic coastline like a contortionist in a traveling circus.
Dust off your bell bottom jeans and acoustic guitar and be a hippie for the afernoon...
Palm Springs, CA. You’ll say wow, the second you set eyes on this classic ode to European luxury.
The once fashionable, later crumbling, spa in the Spa Hotel & Casino in downtown Palm Springs California has reopened.
Palm Springs, CA. More than 40 spa hotels and the gateway to Joshua Tree National Park.
There is nothing like an old-fashioned streetcar-ride in San Francisco. Our "Urban Traveler" tells you what you’re riding.
Our "Practical Traveler" steps into his own backyard and discovers Coronado, California.
These true stories are truly a vicarious thrill.
Based in La Jolla, our Practical Traveler rolls into the Four Seasons Aviara Resort in nearby Carlsbad, California, for a weekend of five-diamond luxury.
Family owned and managed, San Francisco’s Handlery Union Square Hotel has a fantastic location and soft-on-the-wallet rates. It’s our kind of place.
"History is everywhere you look in this handsome place, resting comfortably beside the present."
California’s Mendocino County is wild about its mushrooms and proud of its wines. Suzie Rodriguez bags recipes from top chefs.