Finding awe in Austin Austin, Texas, is the “place where people, music and food collide with great passion,” says Manfred Lassahn, executive chef at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa. Lassahn – who loves to travel to see friends, explore new places, “and, of course, eat” – is an Austin booster. He enjoys […]
Southwest Vacations is giving away a trip for 2 to the brand new Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort. The prize includes airfare, a four- night hotel stay and more! I haven’t had a chance to visit Grand Cayman yet but I’d definitely like to. Show More Summary
Anyone hoping to grab a late supper or snack tonight in Atlantic Beach, NC, is out of luck. Same goes for this weekend, possibly. Thirty restaurants in the barrier island community voluntarily closed today at the request of local officials because E. coli has been found in the town’s water supply. The restaurant operators didn’t... Continue Reading
Marriott had a boat evacuate guests from the Frenchman’s Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort on St. Thomas after Irma had passed and in advance of Hurricane Jose. By all accounts they did a great job for their guests. Reportedly...Show More Summary
Have you ever been to Jeju Island? Probably not, unless you’re Korean. But travelers who go there are flying the world’s busiest air route. Jeju is off the southern tip of the Korean peninsula; it’s got lots of beach resorts, a dormant volcano and a miles-long natural cave. Show More Summary
In flooded resorts and storm-ravaged beach hotels dotted along the Caribbean archipelago, hundreds of US tourists are waiting for news from the State Department crisis task force.
Marriott had a boat evacuate guests from the Frenchman’s Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort on St. Thomas after Irma had passed and in advance of Hurricane Jose. They reportedly had room for a couple hundred people beyond their...Show More Summary
Even more than the fierce winds whipping tall palm trees and threatening to rip roofs from houses, the beach resort of Naples in southwestern Florida was bracing Sunday for what could be a deadly rise in sea levels.
HAVANA/CAIBARIEN (Reuters) - Hurricane Irma uprooted trees and tore off roofs in Cuba on Saturday with 125-mile-per-hour (200-km per hour) winds that damaged hotels in the island's best-known beach resorts and forced evacuations as far along the coast as low-lying areas of the capital Havana.
(Reuters) - Storm Katia rapidly weakened on Saturday after it made landfall near the working-class beach resort of Tecolutla in the state of Veracruz on the Mexican Gulf coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Hurricane Katia made landfall on Friday near the working-class beach resort of Tecolutla in the state of Veracruz on the Mexican Gulf coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.
The resort on Palm Beach, like the rest of the island, has been evacuated.
The Miami Herald reports: President Donald Trump’s seaside Mar-a-Lago resort has been ordered to evacuate because of Hurricane Irma, along with the barrier islands and low-lying areas of Palm Beach County. About 125,000 Palm Beach residents are being told to leave starting Friday at 10 a.m., according to the Sun Sentinel. Show More Summary
Cuba has evacuated 10,000 foreign tourists, many of them Canadians, from beach resorts and raised its disaster alert level to maximum as Hurricane Irma rapidly approached the Caribbean's biggest island on Thursday. Most of the tourists...Show More Summary
Labor Day marked the unofficial end of summer, but we’re really feeling the beach vibes in Bangkok-based photographer Larry Hallegua’s portraits, first spotted on Booooooom. Captured at the Pattaya beach resort, which is “well known for its nighttime sex industry,” Hallegua reveals the resort’s more innocent side during the daytime. The colorful, candid, and sometimes very […]
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - At least three people died after torrential rain from Tropical Storm Lidia provoked major flooding around Mexico's popular Los Cabos beach resort on Friday, authorities said.
Kauai’s southern shore brims with wave-kissed beaches and resorts. But the north shore feels like an enchanted island of its own, the Bali Hai of “South Pacific.” The small laidback town of Hanalei is lined with eateries, boutiques and galleries.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Seven people have been murdered in the beach resort of Acapulco as the city continues to grapple with a violent crime wave, Mexican authorities said Wednesday.
Not all British expats in Spain choose the noisy, tourist-heavy Costa beach resorts, with more than a few living peaceful, rural lifestyles in small, mountainous towns. The small conurbation of Baza perches high on a plateau edging Spainâ??s Granada province and is home to a different style of British expats happy to live a rural... Expats Blog -
It’s Hatch chile time again. Gelson’s staff will roast Hatch chiles from New Mexico from 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2 at the Laguna Beach store across from the Montage Resort. Hatch chiles are known for being mildly hot and savory when roasted. There will be roasting samples, contests and chile giveaways. Gelson’s staff […]