READ: Exploring Japan via Color and Kimono

Whether you are traveling to Japan or an armchair aficionado, “Kimono and the Colors of Japan” is a different sort of guidebook. It’s an exploration of Japanese color theory through the lens of the country’s most iconic and traditional fashion, the kimono. Written by renowned Japanese stylist and kimono antiquarian Katsumi Yumioka, the book looks […]

NEW FOR 2016: UPDATED “TOP 10” GUIDEBOOKS BY DK EYEWITNESS TRAVEL

The most essential travel companion is a trustworthy guidebook. If it fits neatly in your pocket or handbag, all the better. Great news: The best-selling and award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Top 10 series is getting an update. The all-color, fully revised travel guides feature new itineraries, pull-out maps, photography and more. The first set of […]

LUNCH AND LEARN AT CHICAGO’S INTERCONTINENTAL HOTEL

The Tech & Travel media gathering at the InterContinental Chicago integrated family travel, automobile tech upgrades and search optimization for bloggers. All this in one compact educational program plus an elegant three-course lunch. The event was sponsored by TravelingMom.com and Techlicious.com. The historic hotel was built in 1929 as a private athletic club and retains […]