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August 02, 1987|NORMAN DASH

"Experience California Hostels," a free brochure listing 36 youth hostels from San Diego to Redwood National Park, is being offered by American Youth Hostels, Los Angeles Council. Send a self-addressed stamped envelope to 357 West 7th St., San Pedro, Calif. 90731 for the brochure. For additional information, call (213) 831-8846.

Eastern Airlines has begun two new nonstop flights between the New York and Los Angeles gateways and Panama City. For additional information, call Eastern at (800) 327-8376 or the Panama Government Tourist Bureau at (800) 826-4047.

The Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation is offering tours of El Paseo, including Casa de la Guerra, the Street in Spain and a 1930s gallery of original Western art, every hour between noon and 3 p.m. on Saturdays from the central courtyard at 810-816 State St. A $2 donation will benefit the De la Guerra adobe restoration fund.

Pan American World Airways resumes service between the U.S. mainland and Honolulu beginning Nov. 22. Plans are for daily 747 service between New York and Honolulu, stopping in Los Angeles in both directions. Westbound service is scheduled to depart New York at 9 a.m. and Los Angeles at 1:30 p.m., arriving in Honolulu at 5:02 p.m. Eastbound service is scheduled to depart Honolulu at 11 p.m., arrive in Los Angeles at 6:04 a.m. and arrive in New York at 5:09 p.m.

Reduced rates on tours and cruises by Sitmar, Holland America and Globus-Gateway will be discussed at an open house sponsored by Bullock's Travel Bureau on Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. on the fourth floor of Bullock's Del Amo in Torrance. For additional information call (213) 542-1546.

"Ask Mr. Foster" will present Hawaii in brochure and on film at 7 p.m. on Friday at 7247 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Canoga Park. For reservations, call (818) 716-9100.

The 11th annual National Aviation Day air show and exhibition will be held Aug. 22-23 at Oxnard Airport. For information, contact the Oxnard Convention and Visitors Bureau, 325 Esplanade Drive, Oxnard, Calif. 93030, or call (805) 485-8833.

Academy Pacific, a business and travel college, will begin its fall semester Aug. 31 at 6253 Hollywood Blvd. A new course in hospitality management with a major in guest services has been added to the college's program. For enrollment details, call (213) 462-3211.

Virgin Atlantic airways is offering a day-of-departure standby Newark-to-London fare for $225. For additional information, call (212) 242-1330.

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