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January 12, 2017

A Night at Hotel Zeppelin

SF’s newest mind-altering-hotel held an exclusive immersive theatrical experience featuring the Vau de Vire Society. Social Scene
January 11, 2017

Simple Traveling Tips To Make The Trip Easier

Even if you feel like you are an expert when it comes to travel, there are always more things to learn. That is where the following article comes into play. You will be given information that you can take with you on your next trip, whether it be for business or pleasure. When traveling by airplane, try to limit yourself to a single 20 pound carry-on bag. This way, you always know where you luggage is. If you are traveling to multiple destinations in a single trip, there’s nothing worse than having your luggage chasing you around while you go without clean underwear. Take along at least one dressy outfit with you when you travel. The more formal clothes are, they harder they are to pack and care for. Nevertheless, making the effort to bring one set of classy duds prepares you to take advantage of unplanned opportunities that may arise on your trip. You don’t want to miss out on a wonderful dinner invitation because you have nothing to wear but shorts! Make sure to research what the weather is going to be like in your destination. This will allow you to pack more appropriately. If it will be […]
January 9, 2017

Travel Made Easy – Tips To Assist In Your Travel Plans

Deciding where and how to travel can pose a few difficult questions and problems, even to the most savvy international traveler. This article describes a few sure-fire ways to book accommodations, plan trips, conduct business meetings on the road, and generally make the most of your sojourns outside the country. Pack an extra bag for dirty clothes. No one wants to pack their dirty unmentionables in with all their nice things. Pack a small, collapsible bag to pack dirty clothes in for the return trip. Alternatively, bring a garbage bag. You can wrap dirty clothes in the garbage bag to keep them separate from everything else. When traveling it can make a big difference to travel when it is not a holiday or popular vacation time. If one goes on a time that is unlikely to be a popular vacation time they can avoid many hassles. There will be less crowds and waits for attractions. One can have a much more relaxed time. Enroll in the loyal customer club. These clubs reward you with a free night after you’ve stayed a certain number of nights at their participating locations. Even if aren’t planning to stay with them again, enroll anyway. […]
January 7, 2017

Love To Travel? Enhance Your Experience With This Advice

A lot of people are finding that traveling today is becoming a lot more accessible, but they aren’t sure they have everything covered when it comes to traveling. Just like anything in life, you have to always seek more knowledge on ways to know how to successfully travel, so take a look at this article as it serves as a good place for getting just that. Avoid crowds and save money by visiting in the off-season. If you want to be able to enjoy your vacation without having to battle a crowd of people everywhere you go, learn when the popular months are for the location and plan your vacation for the less popular time. Be aware, while it can save you money, in some locations you may have to contend with less than ideal weather. Consider mailing souvenirs home. Everyone loves souvenirs, but sometimes you can wind up with one too many while traveling. If all the things you have accumulated on your vacation won’t fit in your suitcase for the return trip, you can always mail them home. Usually, you will make it home before your trinkets do. You can save a lot of money on your next […]
January 6, 2017

San Francisco Debutante Ball 2016

The 52nd San Francisco Debutante Ball on June 18 at the St. Francis Hotel was a joyful mashup of Old World traditions and modern mores. The event was presented by the Women’s Board of the California Pacific Medical Center. Social Scene
January 5, 2017

Are You Thinking About Traveling Abroad? Tips To Help You Prepare.

Planning your next vacation or business trip can always be worrisome. In the process you may forget some things that you should keep in mind for a safe and worry free trip. The article below contains some one of a kind advice that you can easily incorporate into your next journey for full success. Make sure that your cell phone plan is on a national calling set up before you leave town. If you are normally on a regional or local plan, switching to a national plan, even just for the short time you will be gone, can keep you from getting charged for roaming or long distance. Be sure to compare airfares online. The Internet is a wondrous thing. These days, there are dozens of websites that will allow you to book a flight online. Some of these websites also allow you to check competitor rates for tickets. This makes it very easy to shop around for the best price. When traveling and sleeping in hotels, considering bringing along a small portable fan. This will allow you to create white noise, should you have a noisy neighbor. It can also help circulate the air in a stuffy room without […]
January 3, 2017

Traveling Made Easy: Tips And Tricks To Enjoy Your Trip More

While travel can be a rewarding, fun experience, it can also be dangerous and daunting! If you’re planning a trip and aren’t sure what to expect, read on to find out what everyone should know before setting off on a trip, whether it be for vacation or another reason. Try to avoid calling attention to the fact that you are a tourist. There are many people who earn their living by preying on unsuspecting vacationers. To avoid looking like a potential target, consult your maps and itinerary before you leave, avoid conspicuous jewelry and clothing and keep your camera in your bag when you are not using it – not dangling around your neck. To save money when traveling for pleasure, look into swapping homes. Swapping homes saves you a great deal of money that would otherwise be spent on a hotel room. It is also a great deal more comfortable and spacious than your average hotel room. There are several places online that allow you to make house swapping arrangements. If you want to visit Walt Disney World in Orlando on a budget, consider going around the beginning of December. Fees to the park do not go down, but […]
January 3, 2017

Book Signing with Joy Bianchi and author Ari Seth Cohen

Eric Petsinger and epoca antiques gallery hosted a champagne book signing reception for author, Ari Seth Cohen and Joy Venturini Bianchi on the evening of Thursday, June 9th. Proceeds from the book, Advanced Style: Older & Wiser, benefited ‘Helpers Community’ and those who are disabled. Social Scene
January 1, 2017

Look At These Tips For Helpful Travel Advice.

Traveling has so many possibilities as to what you can use, do, and how you can create the kind of experience you want. It is rare to find somebody that will have the same traveling plans just like you, so why not take advantage of that and create your own traveling plan? This article can help you. Only pack the clothes you will need. In some instances, it does not pay to be over-prepared. Many people pack far too many clothes when they travel. This is a problem. It is especially a problem when they inadvertently lose the bags that contained them. Try packing multipurpose clothes that you can re-wear. Keep hand sanitizer in your purse or pocket. When traveling, keeping hand sanitizer with you is a great idea. If you go through a lot of it, considering buying small reusable bottles. Buy one of the larger sizes of hand sanitizer and just continue refilling the small, reusable bottle. If you are staying in a country with a high crime rate, treat even your hotel room as suspect. Place a piece of furniture in front of the door to prevent midnight break-ins. Also check that that windows lock securely. You […]
December 31, 2016

Book Signing with Joy Bianchi and author Ari Seth Cohen

Eric Petsinger and epoca antiques gallery hosted a champagne book signing reception for author, Ari Seth Cohen and Joy Venturini Bianchi on the evening of Thursday, June 9th. Proceeds from the book, Advanced Style: Older & Wiser, benefited ‘Helpers Community’ and those who are disabled. Social Scene