Eating Local Food

October 03, 2011 :: Posted by - TravelPro :: Category - Entertainment

When you head out on vacation and you want to get at taste of the local culture, avoid eating at any chain restaurants. Make sure that you take time to delve into the local culture so that you are able to understand how the local people eat. Take time to understand how you are going to avoid any chain restaurants in the small town.

First, you want to start talking to the local people about their favorite places to eat. You want to make sure that you specify that you are looking for a local eatery with local cuisine.

Second, you should look up reviews on the internet. Make sure that you take the time that you need to understand how you are going to sift through the many reviews of different restaurants.

Eating at local restaurants can enhance your visit to a vacation destination. Take time to make sure you take full advantage of this opportunity wherever you go.

Things to Do While Waiting

August 03, 2011 :: Posted by - TravelPro :: Category - Entertainment

It is not uncommon to have to wait for a long period of time in an airport. Between delays, cancelations, and arriving early for your flight, you may spend hours and hours waiting here.

Fortunately there are many things that you can do while you wait. Here are a ideas for things you can do to pass the time:

  1. Eat at one of the many airport restaurants
  2. Play Sudoku
  3. Go for a walk to get a drink of water
  4. Browse one of the bookstores
  5. Look for a movie you can watch on your laptop
  6. Buy a new piece of electronics
  7. Sleep
  8. Sit and think about how to resolve business problems
  9. Work on your laptop
  10. Try to get an upgrade on you seat
  11. Try to get on an earlier flight
  12. Play games on your laptop
  13. Look up air travel tips so that you do not get caught in a scam
  14. There are many other things that you can do as well. This list can get you started though.

What Do You Like to Do in L.A.?

May 23, 2011 :: Posted by - TravelPro :: Category - Entertainment, Getting from here to there, Good to Know, Sports

California knows how to party….but what do you like to do when you visit?

Los Angeles and the surrounding cities boast an endless amount of tourist attractions, and fun day-trips. Whether you are into history, science, celebrities, or thrilling attractions, there seems to be something for everyone.

If you are into the arts, be sure to check out the J. Paul Getty art museum, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, the Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Hollywood Bowl, etc.

If science is more your thing, check out the Griffith Observatory, the Los Angeles Zoo, the California Science Center, etc.

To check out the sports scene, catch a game at the Staples Center, or Dodger Stadium!

for some excitement and thrills, lose yourself at Disneyland, Universal Studios, Grauman’s Chinese Theater, Venice Beach Boardwalk, Madam Tussauds, etc.

There are countless things to do in this beautiful and exciting city. Check out this site for more ideas, and book your trip to sunny Los Angeles, CA today!