James Fitzpatrick

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Why Disneyland is just as magical for adults

It sounded like Mission Impossible when I received the email.<p>"Explain why sensible adults choose a Disney resort for a vacation - even when they …

Disneyland Hacks You Need To Know Before You Go | The Bewitchin' Kitchen

<i>posted by</i> Randa <i>on</i> May 17, 2017<p>Save time and up the fun at the happiest place on earth with these <b>Disneyland hacks</b>!<p>If you’re planning your first visit …

Things to do in New York: 13 things most tourists in New York miss

You may also like these photo galleries<p>Airbnb scraps Great Wall of China pop-up hotel after backlash<p>This fantasy paradise is like visiting another …

Urban Legends

Where To Stop On Your Road Trip From LA To Vegas - Los Angeles

PHOTO: Nicola / Flickr<p>For most Americans, a visit to Las Vegas is a necessary rite of passage. But if you’re coming from LA, the road trip there is a …

Road trip: Los Angeles to Las Vegas

Our advice? Never fly to Vegas from L.A.; the road trip is too much fun to miss. First, check out Calico Ghost Town in the Calico Mountains. It's not …

Conquer the Strip with this Los Angeles to Las Vegas road trip

When it comes to fun, Los Angeles knows what's up, but why just stick to the City of Angels when the life of the party is a quick, 5-hour drive away? …

Los Angeles to Las Vegas

1 reading now<p>We take a trip across the American desert to visit some of the most impressive wonders of the industrial world.

Fun Stops on the Drive from Los Angeles to Las Vegas

The long stretch of road between LA and Vegas is basically a rite of passage for many a 21-year-old Californian. It takes about 4 and half hours (if …

Tips and things to do in Cuba: The ultimate guide for first-time visitors to post-Fidel Cuba

You may also like these photo galleries<p>Airbnb scraps Great Wall of China pop-up hotel after backlash<p>This fantasy paradise is like visiting another …

Cuba

Cuba travel guide: 10 tips for first time travel to Cuba

Visiting Cuba is a highlight-packed sensory overload, especially if you take the time to understand the past political strife that has shaped a …

Cuba

What to do in Cuba: The 14 best things to do before Cuba changes

President Obama has announced the reopening of the US Embassy in Havana, more than 50 years after the United States and Cuba broke off diplomatic …

Cuba

Family holiday to Cuba: Why Cuba is the perfect family travel destination right now

Where to go for this year's family holiday?<p>Cuba! My wife Mandy says with wide eyes. "We have to beat Ronald McDonald there," (Guantanamo's McDonald's …

Cuba tours and travel guide | Into the revolution heartland

<b>Leaving behind the bright lights of Havana, Lydia Bell journeys down Cuba's rural backroads, where life has changed little in centuries.</b><p>AN OLD man, …

Cuba

Town of Australia, Cuba: The Australia you've never heard of

When US-backed forces attempted to invade Cuba at the Bay of Pigs, the Caribbean nation's revolutionary leader, Fidel Castro, orchestrated his …

Cuba

The best part of travelling Cuba

"You wanna go to Havana?" asks the owner of our b&b on the outskirts of Cienfuegos, 240 kilometres away on Cuba's southern coast. "No problem. …

The salt cave of Santa Barbara: A novel way to get over jet lag

THE largest salt cave in the United States is under the main street of Santa Barbara. Here, surrounded by 45 tonnes of imported pink salt blocks, you …

Santa Barbara

Things to do in Santa Barbara, California: A three-minute guide

WHY<p>Santa Barbara (santabarbaraca.com) sits on the central California coast where the plains below the Santa Ynez mountain range reach the sea and is …

Driven by distraction

<b>Barry Divola points the Chevy north on Highway 1, and hugs the slow lane from Los Angeles to San Francisco.</b><p>I suppose I could have taken the I-5 from …

Los Angeles

Bites of the Bay area

<b>San Francisco rewards food lovers with authentic dishes made the 'old way', writes Louise Southerden.</b><p>'Move inside! Face the windows! No drinks! Take …

San Francisco

Dining so divine

<b>Organic? Locally grown? Haute cuisine from a truck? The food streets of San Francisco have it all, writes Rachael Oakes-Ash.</b><p>I HAVE dined on …

San Francisco

One day three ways: San Francisco

<b>PENNY PINCH</b><p>The meteoric rise of Silicon Valley has transformed San Francisco into a city of wealth. But visitors can still enjoy "Frisco" without …

San Francisco

Drive from Los Angeles to San Francisco: Take the long route

<b>California's scenic coastal route is worth the extra time, writes David Whitley.</b><p>Kalyra Winery feels as though it's on the wrong side of the Pacific. …

Los Angeles

California roadtrip: Secrets of the slow lane

<b>California's scenic coastal route is worth the extra time, writes David Whitley.</b><p>Kalyra Winery feels as though it's on the wrong side of the Pacific. …

Twenty reasons to visit San Francisco

<b>1 ALCATRAZ</b><p>Catch a ferry behind Pier 33 on The Embarcadero and sail out to a rocky island in the middle of San Francisco Bay. This was the home of the …

San Francisco

Haight Ashbury, San Francisco: Serving food far from its hippy past

In the 1960s, a burlesque performer, filmmaker and restaurateur began making waves on the San Francisco cultural scene. Her name was Magnolia …

San Francisco

San Francisco city guide: Three-minute guide to the US city of pop culture

WHY<p>San Francisco is a city that looms large in pop culture: its hippies and gay activists challenged 20th-century norms and its plunging streets and …

What to see in San Francisco?

<b>MY 11-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER AND I ARE TRAVELLING TO SAN FRANCISCO FOR A WEEK IN SEPTEMBER. WHAT DO YOU SUGGEST THAT WE WOULD BOTH ENJOY, APART FROM THE</b> …

San Francisco

The Castro district, San Francisco: Rainbow-coloured neighbourhood's dark past

It's a spectacular sunny Sunday morning in San Francisco's charming Castro district. However a strange mood is hanging over the city's most famous …

San Francisco

Day trips from San Francisco with a car

<b>WE HAVE A WEEK IN SAN FRANCISCO IN SEPTEMBER WITH A CAR. APART FROM THE CITY SIGHTS, WHAT WOULD YOU RECOMMEND TO SEE ON DAY/OVERNIGHT TRIPS FURTHER</b> …

San Francisco

San Francisco neighbourhood food tour: Best places to eat and drink in North Beach

I've never before started a culinary tour in a tunnel beneath a brothel, and I'm rather pleased at this first. The tunnel is really just a concrete …