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The reaping and sowing of California’s drought

Whenever Hector Tobar writes about anything, I pay attention.

Our 10 favorite new restaurants in SoCal

Millions of Westerners will be hitting the road Friday to take advantage of the long Memorial Day weekend—and that’s good news if you’re staying home. With all those locals out of town, holidays can be a prime time to dine at your city’s hard-to-get-into restaurants.

Our 5 favorite travel finds of the week

  Happy Friday, readers! Here again are our 5 favorite travel discoveries of the week. Escape “The most beautiful sound in the Canadian Rockies is silence,” notes Edward Hunter, 88, a lifelong skier and the narrator of this gorgeous video from Sherpas Cinema of Banff National Park. Eat Fun fact: May is National Burger Month. To celebrate, Cassell’s Hamburgers in L.A.‘s Koreatown will be selling burgers for 99 […]

Our 5 favorite travel finds of the week

    Last week, we kicked off a new Westphoria column: our weekly round-up of the Sunset travel team’s 5 favorite discoveries of the week.