travel

Local Hotelier Chairs Statewide Association

Local businessman Bhupen Amin, was recently honored for his accomplishments as Chairman of the Board of the California Hotel & Lodging Association, the nation?s largest state hotel ...

Once upon a time on the road

Once upon a time, I went to Beirut, Lebanon, the magnificent “Paris of the Middle East” at that time. Roman ruins, a sparkling Mediterranean Sea and the world’s largest ca ...

From Here to There column

As I drove Susanne, my cousin from Scotland, around Northern California last April, I found myself saying over and over again, “This building is the oldest one around” or “T ...

Writer has lifelong love affair with trains

Ever since I was a child, trains have had a special place in my heart. My first recollection is standing on the platform waiting for the steam engine to roll in to the station so I ...