Saturday, April 18, 2015         

Travel

Grand remnants
Chichen Itza, on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, is dominated by gray limestone that was cut by hand and moved without any wheels. It was the last major city developed by the Mayans and was certainly one of Mexico's grandest cities for nine centuries.  Story »
 Willkommen to Stanglwirt
Bio-Hotel Stanglwirt is built of wood, marble, brick, stone — and family ties that are just as strong. Set on 30 acres with the Wilder Kaiser mountains as a dramatic backdrop, it offers style without extravagance, sophistication without pretentiousness, attentive service without intrusiveness. It is the epitome of Austrian hospitality. Story »

HAWAII'S BACKYARD
 Kite festival beckons high-flying Maui 'pilot'
Robert Loera is crazy about kites. The owner of three Maui Toy Works stores is a kite master who has won national championships and attended kite festivals across the globe, including in China, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and New Zealand. Story »
Big crowds expected as art museums roll out springtime exhibits
Spring doesn't just bring May flowers; it brings blockbuster shows at museums throughout the Northeast, and this year is no exception. Art institutions in New York, Boston and Philadelphia are gearing up for major exhibits. Story »

LAS VEGAS ADVISOR
Lots of changes are taking place at Westgate Las Vegas, formerly the Las Vegas Hilton and LVH. A marble walkway running through the casino is being put down, and a new bar has opened near the entrance. Story »

The Search for Signs of Hawaiian Life: Sasebo, Japan

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