| Oct 7, 2012
| 1:26 PM
Let Them Do the Driving Limo Tour of Santa Barbara Wine Country
Take a 5-hour chauffeured limousine tour of Santa Barbara wine country, visiting 3 top wineries in towns like Los Olivos and Solvang Between wineries, sip champagne in your 8-person...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:36 PM
What did you do on your summer vacation? For students at Winter Park's Rollins College, the answers include launching an eco-lodge project in Tanzania, founding a company that creates energy from waste and helping women in a South African village start...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 12:04 AM
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.6 struck the northwest coast of Costa Rica Wednesday, collapsing homes, blocking highways and causing widespread panic.
The quake struck Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsula, on the Pacific...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 11:35 AM
An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.6 struck the northwest coast of Costa Rica Wednesday, resulting in some damage, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
The quake struck Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsula, on the Pacific coast about 87 miles west of the capital,...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 8:44 AM
(CNN) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.6 struck off the coast of Costa Rica Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
The quake struck off of Costa Rica's Pacific coast, about 87 miles west of the capital, San Jose. It was centered more than 28...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 5:51 PM
The 34th season of the Pacific Symphony promises to be a memorable one: its busy lineup includes traditional favorites, pops concerts, a new Sunday series at Soka University and the second year of the opera-vocal initiative.
The 2012-13 season begins...
| Sep 16, 2012
Segment 1 (6am) Exotic Adventure Dubai and Bangkok
Roundtrip airfare from LAX on Emirates Airlines (to Dubai, from Bangkok) 6 nights’ accommodations · 3 nights at the 5-star Fairmont Dubai · 3 nights at the 4.5-star Dusit Thani Bangkok Airfare from Dubai...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 5:02 PM
SANTIAGO ATITLAN, Guatemala — Edna Sloan sat at a table open to the street and its vendors, quietly sipping a local beer. Purchase of a beer in this pretty-enough town on Lake Atitlan entitles free access to a bano certified clean by our guide,...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 10:59 AM
New York (Reuters Health) -- Beans and rice are a classic combination throughout the western hemisphere, but a study in Costa Rica finds that the bean half of the equation may be better for health.
Among nearly 2,000 men and women, researchers found that...
| Jan 25, 2012
Sherry Wolf always indulged her husband's love of Costa Rica — until he brought home a book about moving there.
"I told him, 'Don't even think about it, because I'm not going,'" she said.
While Scott Wolf, a 61-year-old Flossmoor radiologist,...
| Jan 17, 2012
Often dubbed the "Eighth Wonder Of The World" and selected as one of the "Seven Wonders Of The Modern World," the Panama Canal is a 48-mile long waterway across the Isthmus of Panama linking the Caribbean Sea to the Pacific Ocean. Completed in 1914 by the...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 8:12 PM
When it comes to vacation homes, there's something for everyone.
You can own the whole thing or just a piece of it. Vacation homes are everywhere — in the mountains, in the city and from sea to shining sea. And there is evidence that after a six-...