Carmel by the Sea
Aug08

Carmel by the Sea

“A village among the trees,” is how Carmel-by-the-Sea was described to me by Carrie Theis, long-time resident and owner of Hofsas House, a family-run boutique inn that was started by her grandmother in the heart of Carmel. Hofsas House, with its European elegance and rich family history is just one example of the unique and familial style of this town that fills only one square mile. In Carmel, the houses are named, not numbered, and...

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Navitat Canopy Adventures Offers Ziplines
Jun20

Navitat Canopy Adventures Offers Ziplines

Soar into summer at Navitat Canopy Adventures “Summer’s here and we’re ready with two awesome new zipline experiences,” said Abby Burt, Branding & Marketing Leader at NAVITAT. “Whether you want to spend just a few hours or all day, we have a tour option for you. What could be better this summer than spending time out in the woods, playing in the trees?” NAVITAT’s MountainView Zipline Tour...

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Palm Springs Festivals
Mar27

Palm Springs Festivals

Palm Springs Gears Up for Music and Dance Festivals “Photo Courtesy of Palm Springs Bureau of Tourism” Palm Springs, CA – Over the next two months, music lovers will unite in Palm Springs to attend an eclectic mix of concerts, festivals and parties ranging from jazz to electronica to indie rock. Signature events taking place include the White Party, The Dinah, Palm Springs Women’s Jazz Festival, Palm Springs Opera in the Park,...

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Holman Ranch Review
Feb25

Holman Ranch Review

A Private Affair With its stunning Spanish Colonial architecture, and large, scenic atmosphere, Holman Ranch offers all the luxury of a more commercial event venue with the comfort and privacy of an estate that even Charlie Chaplin saw as the perfect getaway. First Impressions As I drove through the hills of Carmel Valley, I came to the gates of Holman Ranch.  After passing lush, green hills underneath blue and cloudy skies, a large...

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SWEET OFFERING FOR THANKSGIVING IN CALIFORNIA
Nov10

SWEET OFFERING FOR THANKSGIVING IN CALIFORNIA

Sugar Pine Bake Shop Sweetens Thanksgiving Lodging Package with Pies Big Bear Lake, Calif. October 24, 2012 – This Thanksgiving Big Bear guests will want to save room for dessert, because Sugar Pine Bake Shop is offering pies as part of a special lodging package. Guest can choose a pumpkin spice pie with graham cracker crust, pumpkin custard filling, drizzled with chocolate ganache and sprinkled with heath bar crunch, or choose an...

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King of the Smoker Competition at La Quinta, California
Nov08

King of the Smoker Competition at La Quinta, California

La Quinta Resort & Club and PGA WEST to Host King of the Smoker Competition Featuring World’s Legends of Barbecue LA QUINTA, Calif. – October 29, 2012 — Lovers of barbecue are in for an unprecedented experience on December 8, 2012, when La Quinta Resort & Club will host the first King of the Smoker invitational barbecue championship. Featuring the world’s top pit-masters vying for $50,000 in prize money, the event...

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