more about: movies

Next up: movie time in San Diego

Looks like there’ll be at least a couple interesting indie films featuring our part of the country at the 14th annual San Diego Film Festival, which runs for five days, starting September 30. One of them, Diablo, is a thriller set in what would soon become Colorado soon after the Civil War. (Okay, it was filmed in Alberta, but that’s the West too.) This world […]

Oktoberfest, an update from ‘The Shining’ hotel—and more great travel finds

Where To Go This Weekend: Santa Fe’s Railyard

Santa Fe’s one-time rail hub has come a long way in a decade. Local gallery owner James Kelly explains, “back in 1997, our neighbors are a lumberyard, a printing press, and scruffy warehouses. Now there’s a waiting list for gallery space.” 

Where To Go This Weekend: The East Bay, CA

At this point, San Francisco’s East Bay is on most every traveler’s radar—but Oakland tends to dominate the spotlight. This month, we turned our attention instead to Fremont, a little-known enclave 35 miles southeast of San Francisco, full of antique stores, a silver-screen legacy, and the most kid-friendly rail ride in the Bay. Writer Kristina Malsberger filled us in on the small-town pleasures of the community’s Niles District, […]