So you're not in South Africa, but good news: There are plenty of places to watch the World Cup in LA. with early morning hours and special team-specific deals. Whether you prefer to scream "Gooooooaaaal" and order another cerveza or pump your fist and clank your pints at a British pub, Los Angeles' ethnic diversity allows fans to experience all the white-knuckled passion of the world's favorite sport. Here's a list--organized by continent--of where to watch the World Cup games in Los Angeles.
Boston is the hub of the universe, but weekend getaways are the perfect chance to travel and eat your way through other East Coast cities. Pack your bags, hit the road and take your pick between high-brow and low-brow at top restaurants and bars in Portland and Kittery in Maine and Washington, D.C.
(Photo: Roadtripping in Portland, Maine by Christine Liu)
In this city, businesses come and go more frequently than parking spaces. We've got the scoop on the latest restaurants and bars to open and close in New York. Bookmark this page, then check back for regular updates. And for the latest editorial reviews, check out our guides to new and notable bars and restaurants. Got a tip? Email us. (Photo: Fanboy30 on Flickr)
Who says activities for the youngsters can't be fun? Whether you've got a 2-year-old or a 'tween on your hands, we've rounded up some kid-friendly activities that have nothing to do with the grownup set. Check out our essential guide to family-friendly fun in the ATL.
Not all of us can say we'll be spending a week in the Caribbean this summer but that doesn't mean you can't plan a getaway near Houston for at least a weekend. Trips to Austin and San Antonio are always solid options, but great vacations exist even closer to home. We've got the deets on how to catch your breath away from the daily grind, with adventures that include berry picking, a brewery tour and more.
A few years ago, I fled the cold winter of NY and came West to learn about surfing in Los Angeles--then I stayed for good. As I've learned to read a tide chart, wait for swell and balance on my board, I've become well-acquainted with some great places to go before and after surf sessions. Here's how you can have the full experience of surfing in Los Angeles, with suggestions for where to go for surfing lessons, boards and gear, clothing, food and drinks and more.
What could be better than a night of free entertainment under the stars? D.C. has plenty to offer in that department, and not only is the fun dirt cheap, but it's also widely appealing. From favorite '90s movies to Hawaiian music and hula dancing, it has never been easier to spend a cheap night out in the district. Pack a picnic, grab a blanket and check out our picks of where to enjoy D.C. for free every day of the week. Your friends (and your wallet) will thank you. (Photo: a movie screening at National Harbor Plaza)
As seen on ABC 7 ... For all the talk of Los Angeles being a city obsessed with healthy, calorie-conscious dining, the City of Angels actually consumes more hot dogs every year than any other city in the country. (Yes, beating out New York and Chicago.) Find out where to get tasty hot dogs in L.A., Orange County and beyond. But first, watch our clip to see all the taste-testing action!
Ah, fresh air. Even though LA doesn't exactly make the grade when it comes to good air quality, our picture-perfect weather nearly all year long gets means lots of alfresco dining options. From luxe spots like Culina and La Vida to old favorites like Las Campanas and Far Bar, find out where to enjoy excellent outdoor dining in LA, Orange County and beyond.
Memorial Day officially commemorates the men and women of the armed forces, and unofficially kicks off the summer season. Many people head out of town for the three-day weekend, but there's plenty to keep you busy if you're sticking around Los Angeles over the holiday, from festivals to pool parties to beachside fun. See where to play in L.A. this Memorial Day.