After 44 years, Knott’s Berry Farm should have Halloween Haunt down to an exact science.
I visited the Buena Park theme park for Thursday’s opening night and found Haunt 2016 to be very much a work in progress.
The chief offenders this season were the upcharge Skeleton Key rooms.Read more
After reading through the paper with its normal deluge of depressing news (bombs, more financial woes, more Trump and someone seriously wanting to restrict voting only to "a small, highly educated elite"), your readers' travel photos lightened my soul [“Well-Observed,” Sept. 18].Read more
The names are confusing, but Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park is part of California's Redwood National Park, and it’s a great place to feel small among redwoods standing tall.
In fact, it is believed to be the home of the tallest tree in the world, but rangers don’t disclose the location for fear of vandalism.
In the neighboring meadows at Gold Bluffs Beach, elk are often spotted.Read more
Bruce Hale will present a slide show of seven Aegean Islands: Syros, Mykonos, Delos, Naxos, Santorini, Amorgos and Patmos.
When, where: 7:30 p.m. Monday at Distant Lands, 20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena.
Admission, info: Free. RSVP to (626) 449-3220.
Learn about technique, training and favorite spots to run trails in Southern California
When, where: 7 p.m.Read more
My husband and I just returned from a three-week trip to Namibia. The roads are in good shape, the value is excellent, and the lodges we stayed in were wonderful and had excellent service. The people were warm and friendly. We saw the Big Five game animals and more than 200 species of birds. I worked with Andrea Radke at Namibia Safaris Okotoks. She did an excellent job and was always very helpful.Read more