Britain on sale? With the “Brexit” vote to leave the European Union, Britain saw the pound slide against the dollar on Friday.
Although a trip to, say, London is not as inexpensive as visiting many developing nations, the currency shift may mean your get more for your money, at least in the short term.
On June 26, 2015, you would have paid about $1.57 for 1 British pound.Read more
Manic for mangoes? You can relish all things mango, from fresh fruit to cocktails to appetizers, as a historic Honolulu hotel pays homage next month to a popular summer fruit in the islands.Read more
Grab-and-go food from Michelin-starred chef Guy Savoy? It’s happening at Caesars Palace.
From a $5 pastry to a $110 entree of line-caught French sea bass, Savoy and staff are catering to people with various appetites and budgets.Read more
You can reach an exotic foreign destination for about half of what it will cost you to fly to London from LAX: AeroMéxico is offering a round-trip fare to Quito, Ecuador, for $445, including all taxes and fees.
The catch: You must buy your ticket by July 3. The fare, subject to availability, is for travel any day of the week through Oct. 27.Read more
PodShare, a cross between a hostel and a dorm that caters to travelers and longer-term visitors, is scheduled to open its third location this summer in Los Feliz.
The pods cost $40 to $50 a night and have a bed, a TV, shelves and some other storage space, but one thing they don’t have is privacy. No walls, no doors, no curtains.Read more