Posts Tagged ‘ California ’

Open for business

Sep 5th, 2018 | By

I suspect that the news coverage largely affected domestic tourists because Britons and other Europeans would have booked their trips some time ago and probably still made their trips albeit with some possible changes



Mind the Gap

Mar 25th, 2018 | By

Is the daily commute to office cubicle getting you down? It’s time to take a break from Britain, says Kaye Holland



Saturday snippets: August 12th 2017

Aug 12th, 2017 | By
PortAventura aquatic park

The wet weather has caused a last minute rush for holidays abroad and we say goodbye to Klaus Lohmann as he returns to Germany and Dennis Cleveland-Peck who sadly died recently.



Where the experts holiday: Nick Kontis, travel author and journalist

Jun 30th, 2017 | By

Award-winning journalist and author, Nick Kontis, shares his travel highs and lows with Just About Travel



Saturday snippets: May 6th 2017

May 6th, 2017 | By
hump back whale

Adrian ends the week happy that a Rubbish Party candidate was elected in Scotland, more hold baggage is not getting lost on planes and that private detectives are deterring touts from advising holidaymakers to make bogus insurance claims.



What’s hot: December 2016

Dec 2nd, 2016 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world



Where the experts holiday: Georgina Wilson-Powell, travel editor

Sep 20th, 2016 | By

Georgina Wilson-Powell, travel editor at Good Things magazine shares her travel highs and lows with Just About Travel readers



Culinary Planet – Los Angeles

Feb 8th, 2016 | By

Excellent food and retro trends are emerging from quite unlikely places in Los Angeles. Food trucks and ‘ma and pa’ eateries are taking the place by storm.



Star spotting in LA

Nov 15th, 2015 | By

No trip to the City of Angels is complete if you don’t spot at least one celeb. Kaye Holland reveals how you can up the odds…



Notes from a traveller: part nine

Jun 22nd, 2015 | By

Kaye’s itchy feet have taken her to Hawaii. Read the latest instalment of her ‘Notes from a traveller series’, only on Just About Travel



Notes from a traveller: part eight (continued)

Jun 12th, 2015 | By

Kaye’s itchy feet have taken her to LA. Read the latest instalment of her ‘Notes from a traveller series’, only on Just About Travel



Notes from a traveller: part eight

Jun 9th, 2015 | By

Kaye’s itchy feet have taken her to LA. Read the latest instalment of her ‘Notes from a traveller series’, only on Just About Travel



What’s hot: February 2015

Feb 1st, 2015 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world



Memorable mid winter getaways

Jan 22nd, 2015 | By

It’s wet, windy and dark at four o clock so it must be time to head abroad and bask in some winter sun. Just About Travel has the low-down on 10 destinations where sun, sand and sea come as standard



Nevada County: where skiing and drinking mix

Dec 18th, 2014 | By
Nevada County-Pilot Peak

In Nevada County in California, you can combine the two in almost a twin-centre holiday because here are the vineyards of the Sierra Vintners wine region.



Dressing to the nines in New Orleans

Nov 6th, 2014 | By

New Orleanians like to dress up



Healdsburg – a sip, a tour and maybe another sip

Sep 10th, 2014 | By
In the wine area of Healdsburg

Irene visits the small town of Healdsburg in the wine country of California and finds that, for some reason, it is still uncrowded compared to some other parts of the Napa Valley.



America’s overzealous ID policy

Jul 6th, 2014 | By

Aged 33 1/2 and can’t get served



Made in America

Jul 5th, 2014 | By

Discover a store that sells only American made goods



California dreaming

May 6th, 2014 | By

Visit California has teamed up with the MeringCarson agency to created a new global platform brand, Dream Big



The juice

Apr 30th, 2014 | By

Spending the summer – or part of it – in LA? Here’s four places where you can make like a local and join the Angelenos for a daily juice fix…



LA gets artsy

Apr 27th, 2014 | By

If you think LA is about fitness and fashion, think again. The city of Angels has a burgeoning art scene that’s sure to delight travellers who crave more from California than crowded shopping malls, sand, surf and sea. Here’s the skinny on the three streets that are collectively helping transform the LA art scene…



Santa Cruz celebrates

Apr 14th, 2014 | By

Santa Cruz is creating a buzz



Where the experts holiday: top British climber, Leo Holding

Jan 26th, 2014 | By

Leo Holding – aka Britain’s best climber – talks travel



Sea Otters of Monterey Bay

Jan 12th, 2014 | By

Sea Otters living along California’s Central Coast were, as recently as the 1930’s, believed to have been hunted to extinction. But a colony of about fifty were discovered in Big Sur and, from these animals, otters have made a remarkable comeback in California



The taste of America

Nov 28th, 2013 | By

What does America taste like? Award winning American food writer Coleman Andrews celebrates the most exceptional and delicious food products from across the United States with CD-Traveller readers



I love London so why did I leave? (Part eight)

Oct 3rd, 2013 | By

Kaye loves London, so why did she leave? Read the eighth part of her story exclusively on CD-Traveller



US bargains in October

Oct 1st, 2013 | By

A number of readers will have decided to go to USA for half term break. The two most popular states are California and Florida probably due to the connections these have with Disney. This year, there will be some bargains once you get there.