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Local Travel Writer Reporting From Antarctica This December

Antarctica

VAN NUYS, CA – Starting the first part of next month, the California News Press will have its own adventure and travel writer reporting live from Antarctica.  The local community newspaper has a team of travel writers that have circled the globe many times, but this trip to the final continent is the first of […]

November 10th, 2017 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

‘Tis the Season’ – Oxnard is Gearing up to Celebrate the Holidays!

Visit Oxnard, Beaches In Oxnard, Oxnard, Oxnard Beaches

OXNARD, CA — Oxnard transforms into a winter wonderland this holiday season with a series of festive events ranging from massive lights displays to festive tours and tempting tamales! Oxnard kicks off the holiday season with the 67th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting set for Friday, December 1 at 5:30 p.m. at Plaza Park, Downtown Oxnard.  […]

November 10th, 2017 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Exhibition To Bring Early Days Of New Orleans Settlement To Life

New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, LA — In commemoration of the city’s 300th anniversary in 2018, The Historic New Orleans Collection will provide a multifaceted exploration of the city’s first few decades and its earliest inhabitants with “New Orleans, the Founding Era,” an original exhibition and bilingual companion catalog. Opening Feb. 27, 2018, and sponsored by Whitney Bank, […]

September 14th, 2017 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

England’s Finest Executive Course Can Be Played In Just Over Two Hours

Golf, England Golf, Golf England, Southwest England Golf, Golf Bristol, Bristol

‘Express Links Golf’ over the Holywell Course at St. Enodoc Makes for Ideal Golf for Everyone CORNWALL, ENGLAND — Whilst the championship Church Course at St Enodoc (www.st-enodoc.co.uk) in north Cornwall enjoys a reputation as one of England’s top golf courses, the club’s second course, the lesser-known Holywell Course should not be overlooked. Like the […]

August 5th, 2017 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Pebble Beach Resorts To Open Fairway One At The Lodge In August 2017

Pebble Beach Fairway One

Exclusive 38-room addition to The Lodge and new meeting facility will overlook the first fairway of legendary Pebble Beach Golf Links PEBBLE BEACH, CA — Pebble Beach Company has announced an August 2017 opening for Fairway One at Pebble Beach Resorts. A distinctive addition to The Lodge at Pebble Beach, Fairway One will add 38 […]

July 17th, 2017 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Hotels,Resorts, and Spas,Late Breaking News,Travel | Read More »

IBM and Pebble Beach Company Tap Watson to Enhance Traveler Experience at Top U.S. Resort

Pebble Beach Golf

Pebble Beach goes mobile for the first time with new app built with Watson; star surfer Laird Hamilton and pro volleyball player Gabrielle Reece use new app to personalize their Pebble Beach trip PEBBLE BEACH, CA — Pebble Beach Resorts is proud to welcome technology industry leader IBM to its family of brand partners, in […]

July 17th, 2017 | Posted in Business,Featured/Main article,Hotels,Resorts, and Spas | Read More »

The Vive Hotel In Waikiki Is The “Property Of The Week”

Visit Oahu, Visit Hawaii, Vive Hotel, Vive Hotel Waikiki

HONOLULU, HI — Vive Hotel Waikiki is Oahu’s newest lifestyle boutique hotel that offers you an inviting and stylish place to call home when visiting the islands. Literally just a short walk from the world famous Waikiki Beach, grabbing some beach gear from the front desk and heading to the water for a relaxing swim […]

July 16th, 2017 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Local Valley Real Estate Mogul Forecasts Future Property Trends

Kambi Merabi

NORTH SHERMAN OAKS, CA — Mr. Kambiz Merabi says: “My profession is Commercial Real Estate (CRE), and my passion is Luxury Commercial Real Estate.” Peers and Professionals in the CRE industry world comment- “Kambiz is very optimistic and up-front with his outlook for the commercial real estate, hospitality, and land use industry.” Mr. Merabi is […]

July 15th, 2017 | Posted in Business,Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,Market | Read More »

Golf In Bandon Has Nature And Nurture

Bandon Dunes, Bandon, Golf, Golfing, Golf Trip, Nature And Nurture, Golfing At Bandon

BANDON, OR — The links golf tradition is alive and well in Bandon.  Firm turf, ocean breezes and rolling dunes invite golfers to challenge their expectations. On the Southern Oregon Coast, fairways and bunkers are shaped by nature, surrounded by acres of shoreline vegetation, designed by course architects who value restraint. It’s a synergy of […]

July 15th, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,Travel | Read More »

Walking Labyrinths On The Beach In Bandon

Visit Bandon, Visit Port Orford, Walking on the beach, Beaches of Bandon

BANDON, OR — The  ocean  sweeps  Bandon  beaches  twice  every  day, revealing a fresh canvas for labyrinth artist Denny Dyke. What began as a solo pastime has grown to a community experience: Dyke invites the public to share in the design, grooming the paths with a staff and a set of rakes. More than 100 […]

July 15th, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,Travel | Read More »

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