Philadelphia : Throw Back a Grace Kelly Cocktail and Check Out the Changes Going on at Philly’s Rittenhouse Hotel

Philadelphia : Throw Back a Grace Kelly Cocktail and Check Out the Changes Going on at Philly’s Rittenhouse Hotel

Yesterday, we highlighted three luxury hotels in Philly that have killer views, and one of them, the Rittenhouse Hotel in Center City, is currently in the midst of a $ 10-million, 12-month refurbishment in anticipation of the hotel’s 25th anniversary next year. The facelift will feature new 1,000 square-foot park-view suites (for some reason, people […]

Las Vegas cabbie gets $10,000 reward for returning $300,000 left in taxi

LAS VEGAS, NEV.—A poker player who left $ 300,000 (U.S.) in the back seat of a Las Vegas taxi made good on his promise this week, handing over a $ 10,000 reward to the honest cabbie who returned the stash. Yellow Checker Star Cab Company CEO Bill Shranko confirmed Friday that Gerardo Gamboa had been […]

Year-end Special: 24 ‘Made in Asia’ apps to check out before 2013 ends

Start the year right with 24 ‘Made in Asia’ apps, classified under eight categories like events, photography and games! EVENTS 1. Gigout (iOS) Based in Singapore, Echelon alumnus Gigout curates and aggregates the most exciting concerts in Asian countries like Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Hong Kong. Users can also purchase tickets and check […]

Tourism seen generating more jobs

Butuan City — The tourism industry is eyeing some P3.912-billion increased contribution to the regional economy of the Caraga region by 2014-2016, officials of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI-13) said. Within this period, the Caraga region’s tourism industry also expects some 48,522 new jobs by 2016, they said. These projections were contained in […]

With privileges withdrawn, US Ambassador calls off Nepal visit

India’s tough measures against US diplomats following the arrest of a senior Indian diplomat in New York has impacted US Ambassador Nancy Powell who called off her travel to Nepal after her specia… US travel – Yahoo News Search Results