Crying foul over baseball issue
A whole Travel section (March 2) devoted to baseball is just not right. Many have no interest in sports whatsoever. There is already another whole section devoted to sports every day in the Los Angeles Times.
You have really disappointed me and many others, I'm sure.
Local vs. longer trips
The reader letter on Feb. 23 expressing great disappointment at The Times' selection of featured locations was perplexing. She need only go back several issues to see the L.A. Times Travel section really does aim for a balanced mixture in local and not-so-local coverage.
She might benefit from Amtraking it now during the off-season. I recently went from Union Station to Albuquerque for $60 each way. A similar trip to Tucson was $45 each way. These were low-season fare specials, but the destinations were exciting and most fulfilling.
Just because you can't visit someplace exotic today doesn't mean in the future events couldn't change —...