Right In Our Own Backyard…Shimmering Hotel Pools and Patios In Newport Beach

  Here’s a summer newsflash! Let’s agree to put the car keys away and not book those airline tickets. We can stay right here in Newport Beach and enjoy some of the best “resort” experiences one could dare to imagine. An impromptu stay-cation can be the perfect recipe for enjoying a carefree summer getaway with  … Read More

Sundays Are Really Sundaze BBQ At The Oak Grill

Mark your calendars!! Because on May 1st, Oak Grill is unveiling their Slow Smoked Sundaze BBQ. This is a family-friendly BBQ Supper that is a perfect way to ease into the week, and this will be happening all summer long!  Executive Chef Marc Johnson and his team are launching this every Sunday evening from 5  … Read More

Ten Perfect Places To “Pop The Question”

OK gentlemen, this article is for you. Valentine’s Day (or in this case, the long President’s weekend) is one of the most popular times for engagements. To that end, we have done some leg-work to find some really special spots to ensure a very romantic and thoughtful pronouncement. Proposing to someone is an exciting time.  … Read More

Make Plans To Ring In The New Year In Style! Or Maybe Just Relax…

Here are some of my favorite places to celebrate New Year’s Eve in the Newport Beach area. There are lots of choices, and this year, there are many restaurants that will be open on New Year’s Day as well.  So check this out, and make your plans now. With 20 different places, with 31 different  … Read More

Unveiling New Oak Grill & Aqua Lounge Located at The Island Hotel

What an amazing transformation has just taken place from the Palm Terrace—- to presto-chango—-The Oak Grill and Aqua Lounge,  located at The Island Hotel—- just across the street from Fashion Island. A complete change has taken place here and takes advantage of the beautiful outdoor patio, and in the distance the pool & cabanas and  … Read More

Island Hotel Newport Beach Unveils An Elegant Club Lounge

Island Hotel Newport Beach Unveils An Elegant Club Lounge For Busy Travelers Who Enjoy The Finer Things In Life Island Hotel Newport Beach is showcasing a new luxury hotel “club lounge” experience.  The 2,000-square-foot Island Club lounge is on the hotel’s 20th floor offering expansive views of the Newport Bay and Fashion Island below.  This  … Read More