Articles by Sarah Sekula

Cirque du Soleil’s Mystère Continues to Wow Audiences

Cirque du Soleil’s Mystère Continues to Wow Audiences November 5, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
I can only imagine the want ads for Mystère performers. We’re looking for a person with 3 percent body fat who can do a one-armed handstand atop of said coworkers head who, by the way, is walking a tightrope. Seriously, how does Cirque find these people who make near impossible feats look effortless...

Vacation Like a God at Caesars Palace

Vacation Like a God at Caesars Palace November 2, 2010 | Hotels | Read More
Photo courtesy of Harrah's Entertainment. Caesars Palace was once a boxing hot spot. The “Home of Champions” hosted more than 160 boxing contests over a two-decade span featuring famed fighters like Muhammad Ali. These days the competitive prizefighting has faded away (unless you count...

48 Hours at the Grand Canyon

48 Hours at the Grand Canyon October 6, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
Grandview Point, Grand Canyon, South Rim. Photo by Leah Sekula. While traipsing around the South Rim of the Grand Canyon last month, I brought back a few nuggets of wisdom that might be helpful next time you plan a trip. (Note: Consider going on Nov. 11 when the U.S. National Park system offers...