March 18, 2011
Angel City Brewing Where: 216 S. Alameda St., L.A. When: Opening parties happen Friday, 5 p.m. to 1 a.m.; Saturday 12 p.m. to 1 a.m.; Sunday 2 p.m. to 1 a.m. Regular hours for the brewery, bar and store will be Wednesdays through Sundays 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. Price: Beer, $5 a pint. Contact: (213) 622-1261; http://www.angelcitybrewing.com
April 29, 2012
If you go THE BEST WAY TO BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA From LAX , connecting service (change of planes) begins on Turkish Air to Lufthansa or to UTair. The final leg of the trip is on UTair. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $960, including taxes. TELEPHONES To call the numbers below from the U.S. dial 011 (the international dialing code), 421 (the country code for Slovakia) and the number. WHAT TO DO Slovak National Gallery-Water Barracks, 2 Razusovo nabrezie, 2 5443 2081.
September 3, 1987 |
There probably will be more foamy steins held aloft in Munich than in Southern California to celebrate Oktoberfest, but the Southland will certainly be no stranger to the festival's exuberant spirit. Jawohl! It's September, and that's the month for those of a Bavarian turn of mind to begin a season of beer and bratwurst, polkas and parties.
April 29, 2012
If you go THE BEST WAY TO BUDAPEST, HUNGARY From LAX , connecting service (change of plane) to Budapest is offered on KLM, Lufthansa, Air France, British, Alitalia, Turkish and Aeroflot. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $712, including taxes and fees. By taxi, the 12-mile ride from the Budapest airport to the city center costs about $23. TELEPHONES To call the numbers below from the U.S., dial 011 (the international dialing code) and 36 (the country code for Hungary)
June 5, 2011
All the restaurants mentioned are in the Cosmopolitan, 3708 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas. Reservations can be made by calling the central number at (702) 698-7000. The casino's restaurants also include Comme Ça and Scarpetta and an innovative moderately priced buffet called the Wicked Spoon. Blue Ribbon Sushi Bar & Grill; (702) 736-0808, http://www.blueribbonrestaurants.com/rests_sushiBarGrillLV_main.htm . Open 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. Sundays through Thursdays and 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays.
November 13, 2011
THE BEST WAY TO DETROIT From LAX, nonstop service to Detroit is offered on Delta, and connecting service (change of plane) is offered on Southwest, Continental, Delta, United, American, US Airways and Air Tran. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $348. WHAT TO DO Butcher's Daughter Gallery, 22747 Woodward Ave., Suite 201, Ferndale, Mich.; (248) 808-6536, http://www.thebutchersdaughtergallery.com . Open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays College for Creative Studies , 201 East Kirby St., (313)
May 29, 2012 |
The Hammer Museum will be changing its daily hours of operation, keeping its doors open one hour later on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, while cutting back on Thursdays and Saturdays. The new hours will be permanent and are scheduled to take effect starting Saturday, which is the opening day of its inaugural biennial, "Made in L.A. 2012. " General admission will remain the same at $10. The Hammer is free for all visitors on Thursdays. The museum's new hours will be 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays.