Honolulu is buzzing over the remake of Hawaii Five-0, the van driver tells me on the way from the airport. Unlike Lost, which was shot in the tropical wilderness of Oahu, this series is being filmed in the city itself. just like the original. I look out at the passing cityscape and start having flashbacks. […]
Cathleen McCarthy succumbs to the utility and obsession of traveling with an iPhone.
Cathleen McCarthy explores the best options for moonlight excursions on urban waterways.
Cathleen McCarthy ponders the latest airline fee for carry-on bags. What’s next?
Award-winning photographer Bob Krist offers tips on how to capture magazine-quality images of your travels.
Sustainability was the name of the Games this year. Among other things, that means plenty of fun for visitors after athletes and crowds depart. Here’s a peek at what you’ll find in Vancouver – and other venues from this year’s Winter Olympics – after the games are over.
Malta has long been a favorite getaway for Europeans seeking relief from winter’s chill. Now a host of new hotels in St. Julians and a radical civic project in the capital of Valletta are putting new shine on this ancient gem.
In his new book, Bicycle Diaries, David Byrne, formerly of the Talking Heads, takes us on a ride around the world, from Manhattan to Istanbul. But don’t expect a run-of-the-mill travelogue from a guy who has been known to perform in a tutu.
Art galleries abound in Tucson but one, a bit off the beaten path, embodies the native spirit of this city like no other. Celebrating its centennial this year, the DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun is a must-see, not just for the art but for the place itself: a series of adobe structures built by the hands and imagination of one eccentric, very spiritual artist.
[mbs slideshow =1] Venice’s magic never ceases… it just modulates, gently, from hour to hour. Just before dawn, the city is tinged with blue and the promise of another beautiful day. By early morning, the gondolieri gather and the tourists and pigeons invade Piazza San Marco. After dark, the bands begin to play old classics […]