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Meadowood Resort brings devious championship croquet to the Bay

I met Mike McDonnell at 9 a.m. on a Saturday morning a…

Fall into Lake Tahoe's Autumn Food and Wine Festival

In two weeks, Lake Tahoe — about 185 miles east of San…

UPDATE: More than 40 flights from SFO canceled due to Hurricane Irene

More than 40 flights out of San Francisco International Airport have been…

Plenty to enjoy in San Francisco, but get out of town when vacation comes

School’s out. No matter how old you are, those words still have…

Rapidly changing San Francisco and the travel industry are still a match

San Francisco may no longer live up to its claim as The…

Kept Awake at Night

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Sale of San Mateo's Benjamin Franklin Hotel met with enthusiasm

The historic Benjamin Franklin Hotel was sold this week, sparking hope among…

A new beginning for the SF Travel Association

Happy New Year, lunar and otherwise. I have always liked that aspect…

SFO flights to Canada, Mexico may get cheaper

If all goes as planned, flights to Mexico and Canada could soon…

Venice Beach is a hipster heaven

Venice Beach, long-known as a hangout to hipsters, musicians, artists and beatniks,…

Bad weather crimping holiday travel plans

Frank Sieple pushed his 6-year-old twin sons up and down the corridor…

Disneyland for adults

It used to be that Las Vegas was Disneyland for adults. But…

Travel-industry event in S.F. stresses tourism recovery

Economic and political challenges in the past year have left California’s multibillion-dollar…

Summertime fun: Staycations, big trips and sending kids off

Here’s a rough vacation forecast for the summer: “Staycations” are still hot,…

Ski and spa by the shore

For those familiar with the brand, “Ritz-Carlton” is synonymous with luxury. Hence,…

TODAY’S ESCAPE: New York City hotel an affordable gem

The area known as SoHo — aka “south of Houston Street” —…

Francophiles, foodies and fashionistas on St. Barthelemy

Wheels up at the island of St. Maarten and we skim across…

Enjoy the leaves along the Hudson River

No matter where you go in the Hudson Valley, the fall foliage…

Travel: A Manhattan Holiday that’s worth the price

Everyone has a reason to visit New York City: the restaurants, the…

On Target: Highway deaths down to historical low

Today, the California Highway Patrol and state officials will gather to celebrate…