The San Remo Hotel is a European-style hostelry in the heart of San Francisco's North Beach district. Dating back to 1906, it offers cozy accommodation and period furnishings. It is also home to one of The City's finest Italian restaurants.
A former resident of Taipa Village reminisces about the cold water flat with a squat toilet she called home for 3 and 1/2 years in the early 1990s, giving her a window on a world that is fast disappearing as the settlement gentrifies.
Lingnam Impression Park offers a collection of historic shop houses and temples. There are restaurants, tea houses, museums, and performance venues.
A Raider fan's Guide to his home town: Paramount Theatre in Downtown Oakland is one of the world's finest remaining examples of Art Deco Architecture. Check out what is scheduled during football season in fall & winter 2017
A Raider fan's Guide to his home town: Fox Oakland Theatre in Downtown Oakland is a 1920s era movie theater that has been turned into a venue for live music. Check out what is scheduled during football season in fall & winter 2017
Michael Taylor toured the Peace Hotel during his first visit to Shanghai several years ago - but he didn't actually stay there. He visted its public areas, and the place was dripping with what he thinks of as "shabby chic". Michael had dinner at the Peace Hotel's Chinese restaurant with friends he met on the trip. Then …