Articles Tagged ‘us’

5 Places to See Drive-in Movies in North America

5 Places to See Drive-in Movies in North America September 12, 2012 | General, North America | Read More
We can all watch movies almost anywhere and anytime, thanks to our ubiquitous mobile devices, but nothing beats the old-school drive-in movie. Here are four places in North America where you can still see a drive-in movie. 1. Georgetown Drive-In, Georgetown, Indiana One of the great things about drive-ins...

Postcard Perfect: South Dakota Rodeo

Postcard Perfect: South Dakota Rodeo August 31, 2012 | Postcard Perfect | Read More
Rodeos are an important part of social and cultural life in many parts of the United States, including South Dakota, which hosts more than 100 rodeo events annually. This photo is from a recent barrel racing and bull riding rodeo at the McCrossan Boys Ranch in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Image: Francisco...

Don’t Want to Gain Weight While Traveling? Don’t Visit the US

Don’t Want to Gain Weight While Traveling? Don’t Visit the US August 10, 2011 | Food Lovers, Travel News | Read More
Surprise, surprise. If you want to come home from your vacation a little more svelte – or at least not gain the equivalent weight of a newborn baby – then US is not the place to visit. The Daily Mail reports new research shows British travelers gain an average of 8 lbs. in two weeks when...

Mad Men Actors Argue for High Speed Rail [VIDEO]

Mad Men Actors Argue for High Speed Rail [VIDEO] March 24, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
If you’ve ever watched the HBO television series Mad Men, you’d be right to question the ethics and morality of anything they do. After all, it’s all in search for the almighty dollar, convincing people to buy things they don’t necessarily need. But, of course, it’s just...

Continental CEO Apologizes For Calling US Airways An ‘Ugly Girl’

Continental CEO Apologizes For Calling US Airways An ‘Ugly Girl’ May 5, 2010 | Offbeat, Travel News | Read More
It’s all just a game until it turns ugly. And in this case, it did so quickly and as literally as possible, in a turn of events that left Continental Airlines CEO Jeff Smisek in the spotlight in regards to his questionable comments made in reference to US Airways, likening the airline to an ‘ugly...