The history of Rancho Tecate goes back to the beginning of the 19th century with the founding of the internationally famous winery "Bodegas de Tanamá´. More recently, many have heard of how Juan Alessio, a well-known businessman who operated the "Agua Caliente" racetrack for over thirty years, purchased Rancho Tecate.
Set on a coastal bluff overlooking the Pacific in the heart of the vibrant arts community of Laguna Beach, Montage Laguna Beach offers 30 acres of oceanfront luxury. Montage Laguna Beach offers a seaside destination unlike any other. It is the ideal Southern California beach retreat. The resort features beachfront accommodations; spa, dining at Studio, a wealth of outdoor recreation including three pools, beach and water sports and fine art collection.
Just a short drive from anywhere in San Diego or Tijuana, Sycuan offers amazing options for excitement or relaxation. Sycuan Casino offers exciting gaming action while Sycuan Golf Resort features San Diego's only 54-hole golf facility set amongst tranquil rolling hills.
Santa Catalina, known to most as Catalina Island, is just 20 miles off the coast of Southern California. Travel time to Avalon, the island's only city, can be done in as little as 15 minutes by air, or one hour by boat. Visitors of this one-square mile city often feel as if they are in a foreign land, not just in Southern California's backyard.
Lake Tahoe is the largest and most beautiful alpine lake in North America, and with 396 inches of annual snowfall, an absolute perfect ski destination. Easily accessible with frequent flights on Southwest Airlines, Lake Tahoe is a winter wonderland in our own backyard. While Lake Tahoe offers various areas for where to stay, Tahoe South has more restaurants, hotels, and entertainment options. Located in Nevada, the casinos add to the fun as you can ski all day and enjoy shopping, gambling, dining and shows all night.
Malaysia is located just north of the equator in Southeast Asia. The country is divided in two major areas, the Malaysian Peninsula and the Island of Borneo. The weather is tropical and mild all year long, with seasonal rains. Malay, Chinese and Indian cultures mix with influences from Portuguese, Dutch and British colonization creating a destination that mesmerizes all. The country is geared for tourism and as such has become the ninth most visited country in the world with almost as many tourist visitors every year as residents. Ancient rainforests, five-star hotels, glistening shopping malls, skyscrapers, and five UNESCO World Heritage Sites are some of things that make this a once-in-a-lifetime destination. With almost daily flights from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Airlines is the airline that services the destination with impeccable service, luxurious aircraft and amenity-filled lounges.
Overlooking the Pacific Ocean from La Jolla since 1926, La Valencia Hotel is an upscale boutique property offering a tradition of elegance and unparalleled service. La Valencia Hotel boasts 112 coastal-inspired luxury guest rooms, suites, Ocean Villas with lush tropical landscaping, as well as three distinctive restaurants including the award-winning Sky Room, Whaling Bar & Grill and Mediterranean Room. Reminiscent of a Mediterranean villa, the hotel features rare antique furnishings, exquisite Spanish mosaics and hand-painted murals.
3,000 acres. Dozens of miles of hiking trails. Acres of gardens spangled with butterflies. Thirteen gyms, four swimming pools and one amazing, unique learning and life experience.
Guests arrive to vacation at Rancho La Puerta after hearing of its reputation from friends and press, including two "World's Best Destination Spa" awards from Travel + Leisure magazine in the past two years. But they leave with a new lease on life - their mind, body, and spirit recharged in ways that are only possible at a spa that combines the best of bio-diverse nature, professional fitness coaching, discreet hospitality, elegant folk-art-infused private casitas, creative cuisine inspired by a 5-acre farm, swimming, tennis, soothing spa therapies and above all, unparalleled relaxation.
The World's Largest Cruise Ship
The Allure of the Seas is the longest and largest passenger ship ever built. Part of the Royal Caribbean International fleet, the ship is an architectural marvel, a "city at sea" 1,187 feet long with a maximum passenger capacity of 6,318 sun-soaking, fun-loving guests.
Disneyland recently celebrated the newest and largest expansion in their recent history with the premiere of Cars Land. This momentous occasion was accompanied by a party that only Disney could throw; a Red Carpet, celebrities, food, fireworks and the opportunity to be the first people to experience the amazing new rides, restaurants and shops.