August 25, 1993 |
Travel & Leisure Publisher Named: Richard Barthelmes, who has been publisher of Conde Nast's Gourmet magazine for the last six years, was named publisher of Travel & Leisure and became group publishing director at parent American Express Publishing. Barthelmes, 54, takes the publisher's job vacated in May when Alexandra Golinkin, 37, left Travel & Leisure unexpectedly to take the same job at Conde Nast's Allure magazine.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 10, 1995
"There are people who love it and people who hate it, but no one is neutral about Los Angeles." --Travel and Leisure magazine
January 8, 1989
Four California hotels--in Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Century City and San Diego--are among the top 10 best new hotels in the world, according to Travel & Leisure magazine. The JW Marriott at Century City, a 375-room, 17-story hotel, was singled out by writer Paul B. Finney in the magazine's December, 1988, issue, as deserving "an Academy Award for 'Best Performance by a Major Chain."
May 29, 2013 |
The cost of a Fast and Furious adrenaline rush just got cheaper at Dream Racing at Las Vegas Motor Speedway . For as little as $199 , drivers can climb behind the wheel of an exotic, high-horsepower car and take five fast laps around the track. (The original packages, which are still available, start at $499.) The lower price gets guests behind the wheel of a Porsche 911 Carrera S. Upgrades to a Ferrari 458 Italia, Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera or McLaren MP4-12C (click on "Supercars")
January 27, 2014 |
NEW YORK - The bus was standing room only as travelers hauling luggage jostled for space amid the commuters and other local riders. Two men with skis, ski boots and backpacks squeezed into the nook beside the rear exit, blocking the door. A woman with two children and three suitcases struggled to drag the bags up the narrow aisle as the bus bounced through Manhattan and Queens to its destination: LaGuardia Airport, otherwise known as "America's worst airport. " How bad is LaGuardia?