Archive for January, 2009
Offered only twice annually! Examine the African American experience during key points in Richmond's history, including the Civil War, Reconstruction and the Jim Crow era, and honor the impact of Richmonders such as Arthur Ashe and Douglas Wilder. Includes a trip through historic Jackson Ward, frequently referred to as "The Black Wall Street of America," [...]
Jan. 30, 2009, Denver Ã¢â‚¬Â¦ Hotel Monaco Denver, a Kimpton Hotel, is making this Valentine's Day one to remember. The hotel's Sweet Suite Letters contest asks entrants to recall their own incredibly special first Valentine's Day. The most creative and romantic story will win a special celebration at the Hotel Monaco Denver this Valentine's Day, [...]
Bea Broda: www.travelvideo.tv Last year I attended a convention in Honolulu and part of the selected entertainment was a rooftop concert that included an appearance by ukulele musician Taimane Gardner. I can honestly say that this concert knocked my socks off – the talent, confidence and uniqueness of this performance signaled to me that I [...]
HONOLULU, OAHU, HAWAII – Outrigger Enterprises Group's Na Mele No Na Pua Kamaaina Concert and Sunday Showcase music series continues in February with another great line-up of island entertainment. Music enthusiasts can look forward to an array of musical stylings that include jazz, Hawaiian, hula performances, contemporary island sounds and two exciting ukulele virtuoso. Set [...]
Heathrow Express, the fastest, most stylish and hassle-free way to get from central London to Heathrow Airport, has achieved the top score in the National Passenger Survey (NPS), carried out by Passenger Focus, the independent national rail consumer watchdog. Heathrow Express scored 93% in overall satisfaction.
For Canadians, it's hard to resist a tempting vacation offer – and it's clear that Sunwing's sale offering a half-price holiday for every one purchased at Sunwing's already very affordable rates is extremely tempting. The sale has proven so popular that the package holiday company has extended it until February 6.
As part of a Tourism Australia and Emirates campaign, Australian experiences have been brought to life for commuters at London's Euston station during January. A high-impact escalator and corridor wrap at the station has greeted over half a million rail and tube travellers moving between the mainline and underground stations. Commuters see an enormous billboard [...]
January marked another milestone in the growth of Sunwing Airlines: the airline has added another Boeing 737-800, bringing its fleet to 14 in number.
What footprints do railroads leave in the world? View video clips from contemporary railroad companies about their drive for sustainable and clean energy sources, as well as a museum archival display illustrating the impact that railroads historically made on the American environment, beginning Feb. 3. "Energy, Innovation & Impact" is included in regular museum admission.
Wilmington, DE – The Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts announces the opening of Reflections, an exhibition of black-and-white and color photography by Connie Imboden in the Dupont I Gallery, through April 12, 2009. For 25 years, Imboden has been photographing nudes, creating unique interpretations of this traditional subject in the history of art. The [...]