General Travel

26 Miles Across the Sea

“26 miles across the sea, Santa Catalina is a’ waiting for me” –- or at least that’s what the famous lyrics from the Four Preps would have you believe. And they promote a vision of “romance, romance, romance,” too! Indeed, it’s true that visitors to Orange County tourist attractions would be well advised to take […]


Wat Pho: Temple of the Reclining Buddha

Among the highlights of a visit to Thailand is the Temple of the Reclining Buddha. Known as Wat Chetuphon or simply Wat Pho, it is one of the oldest and most important temples in the nation’s capital, Bangkok. Wat Pho is best-known to the rest of the world as the home of a huge statue […]