Archive for November, 2007

“City of Angels”: An Inside Look At LA’s Hotspots

November 29, 2007

 

A mecca to some of the world’s hippest hotels, hottest restaurants, trendiest shopping and coolest attractions, LA is the epitome of big, bold and beautiful. It also doesn’t hurt that it serves as “home” to many of world’s top movie studios and celebs.journeyPod recently had a chance to visit Cali, and here’s just a little taste of our hottest picks…

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Santa Barbara – America’s Riviera

November 19, 2007

 

Often referred to as the “American Riviera” because of its Mediterranean climate, Santa Barbara is located 100 miles up the coast from Los Angeles (and 335 miles south of the San Francisco bay area), just along the panoramic Pacific Coast. As a year-round tourist destination, the city is renowned for more than just its weather – its location nestled between the beaches and mountains, Spanish architecture and relaxing lifestyle also a great draw! Read on…

Chef’s Corner with Chef J

November 7, 2007

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Hailing from good ol’ Brooklyn, NY, Chef Jason Harley (also known by many as “Chef J”) has been cooking since the tender age of 5-years old. Among his impressive roles, he has held the coveted position as head chef at the 50th Annual Cannes Film Festival (beating out 400 other contenders) and worked as the personal chef to John Travolta, Aaron Spelling and Tommy Lee.  Read on…

Las Ventanas – Heaven in Mexico

November 5, 2007

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Renowned for redefining luxury, Las Ventanas al Paraiso is a “window to paradise” – just as its name implies.  Offering panoramic views, magnificent Mexi-Mediterranean design and décor, exceptional service, generous accommodations and amenities, and unprecedented attention to every single detail, its no surprise that Las Ventanas has been recognized as one of the world’s premier resorts. Read on…