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Parade portrays painful Georgia history

Parade portrays painful Georgia history
Blackwell Playhouse, a small community theater group in Marietta has opened the year with Parade, a Tony award winning musical that portrays the 1913 murder of 13-year-old Mary Phagan and the lynching of Leo Frank, manager at the factory where she worked, which took place just a few miles from the theater. It...
Atlanta | Tags: Events | featuredarticle | Performing Arts - Theater & Dance | | Comments: 0

Water, Water Everywhere, but not a Drop to Drink

Water, Water Everywhere, but not a Drop to Drink
It’s rainy again today in Vegas, with fluffy clouds in the sky and crystal clear air.  Beautiful.  But even our rainy days are mostly dry.  Water is an issue throughout the West and one that locals and visitors should take seriously if we want to be here in decades to come.  Many visitors see Vegas...
Las Vegas | Tags: desert | drought | lake mead | Nevada drought | vegas drought | water | water shortage | | Comments: 0

Welcome to Belle Epoque!

Welcome to Belle Epoque!
This exhibition is going to take you to the past, to the times of aristocracy, superb luxury  trains like Orient Express, first movies, first flights of planes, first autos, first radio waves. This is an epoch of 1895-1914, boom of culture, industry, science, the age ended by the WWI. The French call...
St Petersburg | Tags: arts | exhibitions | featuredarticle | | Comments: 0

Save over 50% on Starwood’s Sweet Suite Deal

Save over 50% on Starwood’s Sweet Suite Deal
Photo courtesy of Sheraton Waikiki If visiting the islands wasn’t enough of a gift, Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Hawai‘i is offering an even a sweeter incentive for visitors.  The Starwood brand and fleet of Hawaiian resorts and hotels is offering an unbeatable Suite Endless Escape bonus...
Hawaii | Tags: accommodation | Big Island | Hawaii | hotel | Kauai | Maui | Oahu | resort | starwood | suite | | Comments: 0

New Orleans Museum of Art Exhibits Disney Art

New Orleans Museum of Art Exhibits Disney Art
A current exhibit at the New Orleans Museum of Art will have you believing in fairy tales as they display pieces of Disney art  in an exhibit entitled “Disney Dreams Come True: The Art of Classic Fairy Tales”. The exhibit which runs through March 14, 2010 showcases original artwork from...
Disney | Tags: Disney animation | Disney Films | featuredarticle | New Orleans | New Orleans Museum of Art | | Comments: 0

Relax at the Oishii Sushi

Relax at the Oishii Sushi
One rainy, cold afternoon,  the day of the Polar Bear swim that my friends and I had attended, we were desperately in need of a warm, comfortable place to hang out awhile and have a late-afternoon bite to eat. We walked down Denman St. from English Bay and tried to make up our mind where to go out...
Vancouver | Tags: Family Friendly | featuredarticle | Food & Beverage | japanese food | Restaurants & Bars | sushi | | Comments: 0

Sydney Photo Friday: Seagulls at Circular Quay

Sydney Photo Friday: Seagulls at Circular Quay
Is it really summer? The grey skies, constant drizzle, and middling temperatures may have us all a little confused, but the at least seagulls are still sticking around. Perhaps these plucky birds were simply waiting for someone to throw them a chip? Either way, they help to add character to a very gloomy...
Sydney | Tags: photo | wildlife | | Comments: 0

Two Great Theme Park Deals in Southern California

Two Great Theme Park Deals in Southern California
Earlier this week I told you about a 2 for 1 ticket deal at Mountain High, and just a couple days later I found about two more amazing deals that I had to share! Save some coin with these great promotions! “SoCal 2fer Resident Ticket“ at Disneyland (map) The first special is just for Southern...
Orange County | Tags: 2fer | Disneyland | Knott's Berry Farm | | Comments: 1

The Brooklyn Lyceum

The Brooklyn Lyceum
It’s one of those things that I just stumbled upon, it was right under my nose but it took a guy handing out flyers and his utterance of the word “free” to command my attention.  Steep stone steps led me to The Brooklyn Lyceum on 4th Ave. in Park Slope, once known as Public Bath #7.  This solid...
New York | Tags: Attractions | brooklyn attractions | featuredarticle | Just a Bit Weird - Fun & Quirky Places | music | The Arts | | Comments: 0

Awesome Al Green in Auckland

Awesome Al Green in Auckland
Aucklanders  and tourists will get the chance of a lifetime to experience music from the peerless price of soul and unbelievable 12-piece band. Reverend Al Green will hold a concert on 21 January 2010 for the very first time in New Zealand. Al Green flies to the Land of the Long White Cloud after his...
Auckland | Tags: Al Green | concert | soul music | The Civic | The Edge | | Comments: 1

Take advantage of $5 Meal Deals

Take advantage of $5 Meal Deals
Photo courtesy of hawaii (Flickr) The Ward area between Waikiki and Downtown is one of the more happening places in town, and this and next month Ward businesses are offering great $5 Meal Deals.  This is a great opportunity to make a day of it and catch a movie before or after your meal at the 16-screen...
Hawaii | Tags: cheap | deal | dining | food | Hawaii | honolulu | restaurant | ward | | Comments: 0

Picks of the Week for South Florida, January 15-20

Picks of the Week for South Florida, January 15-20
Art, food and fun — we have it all covered. Check out our picks for this week. January 15-20 — Enjoy the best of contemporary art, photography, video, sculpture and design at the 13th Anniversary of Art Palm Beach. This year’s event is taking place at Palm Beach Convention Center,...
South Florida | Tags: dr. feelgood's | hakassan | taste of compassion | the whitney | vince neil | | Comments: 0

3 Seattle Hotels on World’s Best List

3 Seattle Hotels on World’s Best List
Travelers wanting the best of the best in Seattle want to take note of three Washington hotels that have been named to Travel + Leisure’s list of the 500 World’s Best Hotels. The full list, which can be found in the magazine’s January edition, is compiled from information from hundreds of thousands...
Seattle | Tags: hotels | | Comments: 1

Kick off the New Year with Great Vegas Deals

Kick off the New Year with Great Vegas Deals
As we jump into the new year – and the new decade – refreshed, invigorated and ready to regain our optimism, you might start off with a quick jaunt to Vegas.  Vegas has always a bet on the impossible and improbable, but often the improbable does come true.  At least we hope this decade takes us...
Las Vegas | Tags: best of week | January deals | New Year kickoff | | Comments: 0

Sweetheart Boston Hotel Deals for Valentine’s Day

Sweetheart Boston Hotel Deals for Valentine’s Day
Sophisticated Boston is an ideal city for a romantic weekend escape any time of year. But for lovebirds looking for a deal on a celebratory  Valentine’s Day weekend in the city, Boston can’t be beat. Boston is cold in February- really cold-  and we have ice and snow too, so the city’s...
Boston | Tags: featuredarticle | Valentine's Day Boston | | Comments: 0

Beer Expo with Concerts and Billard

Beer Expo with Concerts and Billard
Photo credit: www.nz.net.ru St. Petersburg is a beer capital of Russia producing a lot of beer at large companies such as Heineken. But there are also many little, local breweries with its own technologies, sorts, territories of sales. You can meet many of them, big and little ones, at the expo “A...
St Petersburg | Tags: beer | expo | featuredarticle | | Comments: 0

The Coup Performing in The Haight

The Coup Performing in The Haight
The political hip-hop group from Oakland, California is set to play a show at The Independent located right in the Haight. The venue has been in operation for only 5 years after many previous venues that have shared the same address, featuring big names such as the Black Eyed Peas, Green Day, John Legend,...
San Francisco | | | Comments: 0

Blast Off at the Space Center

Blast Off at the Space Center
Space Center Houston is the official center for NASA’s Johnson Space Center where visitors can go on a space journey to experience human adventures in space. The museum features tons of exhibitions and attractions, including the most popular; Blast Off. The Blast Off Theater is the only place in the...
Houston | Tags: featuredarticle | | Comments: 0

Unfasten Your Belts…Restaurant Week

Unfasten Your Belts…Restaurant Week
If one of your New Year resolutions is to try something new, San Diego Restaurant Week is for you. From January 17 to Friday January 22, 2010, you will be able to indulge yourself at a restaurant you have always wanted to try at an incredible price. For a three-course prix fixe menu for just $20, $30...
San Diego | | | Comments: 2

Winterlicious 2010

Winterlicious 2010
Get your taste buds ready for another season of Winterlicious in the city of Toronto. This will be the seventh year that Winterlicious has been in effect due to its popularity among Torontonians as it celebrates culture, creativity, and great food. This festival also includes more than just restaurants;...
Toronto | | | Comments: 1