California: SoCal hotels earn Forbes five-star status...

California: SoCal hotels earn Forbes five-star status...

If you made a bucket list of the most luxurious hotels and spas to visit in Southern California, the five-star winners of the 2013 Forbes...

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Boy bands get barbershop quartet treatment at Disneyland

Boy bands get barbershop quartet treatment at Disneyland

Like the clang of the trolley car bell, the smell of baking fudge and the turn-of-the-century architecture, the Dapper Dans barbershop...

Long Beach: Queen Elizabeth to visit Queen Mary in royal splash

Long Beach: Queen Elizabeth to visit Queen Mary in royal splash

When two "queens" meet, expect some whistles and fireworks.

Santa Barbara: The not-so-secret life of bees at Lotusland garden

Santa Barbara: The not-so-secret life of bees at Lotusland garden

Beeswax is such stuff as artists' dreams are made on these days.

Mike Wolfe picks his way across the country for the love of junk

Mike Wolfe picks his way across the country for the love of junk

Mike Wolfe will tell you he's been a "picker" for just about forever.

Turning 40 this year? Red Roof Inn has a $19.73 room for you

Turning 40 this year? Red Roof Inn has a $19.73 room for you

It's good to be turning 40 this year. Red Roof Inn, which also marks its four-decade...

Valentine's Day: San Francisco to bring 'cable car' to L.A.

Valentine's Day: San Francisco to bring 'cable car' to L.A.

San Francisco wants to spread the love on Valentine's Day. The city deemed "most romantic" on several travel surveys plans to bring some...

Santa Monica Mountains: Ceanothus blooms at peak

Santa Monica Mountains: Ceanothus blooms at peak

Washington, D.C., has its cherry blossoms, but L.A. has a wild bloomer that's far more profuse and just as beautiful. Ceanothus,...

Valentine's Day: Pageant of the Masters 'living art' show on sale

Valentine's Day: Pageant of the Masters 'living art' show on sale

Here's a Valentine's Day gift that will keep until summer: Pageant of the Masters

'Mickey and the Magical Map' coming to Disneyland this summer

'Mickey and the Magical Map' coming to Disneyland this summer

Mickey Mouse will serve as a mischievous tour guide on a musical journey through a magical map in a new stage show coming to Disneyland's...

Disneyland princesses moving in together at Fantasy Faire

Disneyland princesses moving in together at Fantasy Faire

In this week's episode of "The Real Princesses of Disneyland," Aladdin has his eye on Sleeping Beauty, Ariel calls Cinderella an old hag and...

Southern California: Take half a day to explore L.A. by bicycle

Southern California: Take half a day to explore L.A. by bicycle

What would a perfect tour of L.A. in a day include? Danny Roman thinks he has it figured out, and it doesn't involve maps of the stars'...

Former Marriott hotel in downtown L.A. to become a Hyatt Regency

Former Marriott hotel in downtown L.A. to become a Hyatt Regency

The Hyatt Regency brand is coming back to downtown L.A. The Marriott at 3rd and...

Luxury hotels in the West get kudos from TripAdvisor travelers

Luxury hotels in the West get kudos from TripAdvisor travelers

When it comes to top luxury hotels in the U.S., the West seems to be a favorite with the TripAdvisor crowd. More than half of the top 25 U....

California: Breakfast, parking, hotel near Disneyland for $119

California: Breakfast, parking, hotel near Disneyland for $119

Anyone taking the kids to Disneyland

'Legends of Chima' 4-D film coming to Legoland parks

'Legends of Chima' 4-D film coming to Legoland parks

The new "Legends of Chima" 4-D film coming to Legoland California this spring will take moviegoers to a fantasy world where animal tribes...

When will the digital pixie dust -- MyMagic+ -- get to Disneyland?

When will the digital pixie dust -- MyMagic+ -- get to Disneyland?

Disney has unveiled plans to roll out a revolutionary new digital reservation system at its four Florida theme parks allowing visitors to...

Food, art and a hipster vibe in San Diego's North Park

Food, art and a hipster vibe in San Diego's North Park

It's edgy, it's cool — and it's official: San Diego's North Park made Forbes' list of America's Hippest Hipster Neighborhoods in...

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360-degree virtual tour: Battleship Iowa

360-degree virtual tour: Battleship Iowa

The battleship Iowa is now a floating museum in San Pedro. Visitors can tour the ship's deck, stand beside the massive 16-inch guns, view...