Known as The Last Frontier, Alaska became the 49th U.S. state in 1959. Surrounded by some of the world’s most beautiful scenery, abundant wildlife and more active glaciers and ice fields than the rest of the inhabited world, it truly is a magical and unforgettable adventure.
One of the best hotels in San Diego, The Westgate Hotel is home to arts, culture, dining and wellness, in addition to a wonderful series of events all summer long. Enjoy a day at the spa at AquaVie Fitness + Wellness Club starting your day with Yoga & Mimosas or Bikes & Brunch, then stay for Poolside Jazz and an evening of fine dining.
Great adventures, timeless fun and something for everyone are just a few of the many reasons why Disneyland Resort is always at the top of everyone’s list. The Magic of Disney makes every visit to the Resort unforgettable. The legendary quality and service Disney is known for is experienced by every guest, whether visiting the Park for a day, or staying at their luxury resort and enjoying some of their most unique experiences.
While San Diego may have boutiques, shops and malls, it is only with a visit to the incomparable and impressive Shops at Crystals in Las Vegas that you will discover an unparalleled collection of luxury retailers under one roof with a focus on attention to details, fine dining and unique experiences. With so much to do and so little time, we were enthralled with a day of shopping, an afternoon of high-tea, and evening’s show with a visit with the King of Pop!
Recently, we ventured back in time to visit the rich history and medieval towns of southeastern Europe in the capital city Bucharest and the forested region of Transylvania, Romania. We flew to Bucharest, a charming city also known as the “Paris of the East”. A once communist country, it is developing into a city of art, culinary scenes, spectacular architecture, and thriving viniculture making it one of the world’s fastest growing travel destinations.
Manchester Financial Group is renowned for its vision and expertise in developing iconic projects throughout the United States, each of which has elevated the local economy and surrounding community. After successfully developing two waterfront convention center hotels in San Diego and boosting the tourism market, Papa Doug Manchester, and his son Douglas W. Manchester, President of Manchester Texas Financial Group, have implemented the same model in Austin, Texas - the “Live Music Capital of the World.”
For many of us, the New Year is an opportunity for new beginnings and self-improvement. What better way to accomplish just that than the ultimate staycation at the French-inspired Cal-a-Vie Health Spa, which will make you feel like you are hundreds of miles away from your worries. Treat yourself or a loved one to a truly unique spa experience at the 200 acre resort, every inch of which is designed to cater to your well-being.
Recently, we ventured off to explore Eastern Europe and the spellbinding city of Prague. Prague is the capital and the largest city of the Czech Republic. With its cobble streets, beautiful architecture, and old-world charm intertwined with cool restaurants, bustling shopping districts and nightlife, Prague is a truly enchanting destination. We delved into the rich history by visiting the Baroque churches, Old Town Square, as well as the Jewish Quarter where we visited the Old Jewish Cemetery, the largest in Europe. In the heart of Prague, you will find the Old Town Square, home to the Old Town Astronomical Clock, the world-famous technical miracle from the 15th century.
One of the best times to visit Santa Fe is in the month of November. Come fall, the weather is much cooler, less crowded and ski season kicks off. Known as the oldest capital city in the United States, Santa Fe, New Mexico offers rich history, museums, history lessons of Spanish conquistadors, missions, Native American traditions and more.
Located on the shores of the Beagle Channel, at the southern tip of Tierra del Fuego Island, and surrounded by the snowcapped Marital Range, is Ushuaia, Argentina, the southernmost city in the world. Ushuaia’s name comes from the language of the yámanas tribe, its original inhabitants, and means “bay that penetrates westward.”