Travel News & Deals
National park tips: This fake tower's view is real

Packing and airport security tips

Distant Lands will offer tips on packing for your next trip on April 28

TRAVEL

Presentation

Adrian Kalvinskas of Distant Lands will offer tips on packing for your next trip, including how to get through security smoothly.

When, where: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Distant Lands, 20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena.

Admission, info: Free. RSVP to (626) 449-3220.

EUROPE

Workshop

Hostelling International will conduct a travel workshop on exploring Europe by rail. Topics include Eurail passes and classes of service.

When, where: 7 p.m. Wednesday at the REI store in Tustin, 2962 El Camino Real, and 7 p.m. Thursday at REI stores in Manhattan Beach, 1800 Rosecrans Ave., and Arcadia, 214 N. Santa Anita Ave.

Admission, info: Free. RSVP to (310) 393-9913 Ext. 3104.

ANTARCTICA

Presentation

Sunniva Sorby, veteran of two ski expeditions to Antarctica, will discuss humans' inherent need to take risks.

When, where: 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Adventure 16 store, 11161 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles

Admission, info: Free. (310) 473-4574.

JOSHUA TREE

Oil painting

Learn the fundamentals in a two-day workshop that includes painting in the park at Keys Ranch.

When, where: 9 a.m. Saturday to 4 p.m. May 3. Black Rock Ranger Station, 9800 Black Rock Canyon Road, Yucca Valley.

Admission, info: $120. (760) 367-5535. Must provide own painting supplies.

Please email announcements at least three weeks before the event to travel@latimes.com.

Copyright © 2016, Los Angeles Times
52°