Articles by Jeff Rector
Los Angeles residents were overtaken by the sights and sounds of Explore Alberta: A festival of Alberta Canada's top summer experiences. A large stage featured Japanese drummers, country artists and a variety of other acts.
South Lake Tahoe has been described as Las Vegas with snow since there are enough around-the-clock activities to keep you playing all day and partying all night on the shore of the largest alpine lake in North America.
Choose from a wide range of ski vacations. Lake Tahoe ski facilities are world renowned with steep vertical drops, winding trails and miles of terrain with views of snow-flocked pines and peaks that make this the destination for any winter activity
Ski Banff is Canada’s largest ski destination, with three of the world’s finest ski resorts; Mt. Norquay, The Lake Louise Ski Area and Sunshine Village, which offer almost 8,000 miles of terrain. All available with one tri-area lift ticket
Banff National Park is Canada’s oldest national park established in 1885 in the Rocky Mountains in the province of Alberta, and encompasses 2,564 square miles of mountainous terrain, numerous glaciers, dense forest and majestic alpine landscapes
The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise in Alberta Canada is more than simply a grand luxury hotel. Since 1890, it has played a considerable role in the colorful history of Canada's mountain West
Few hotels in the world rival the majesty, hospitality and grandeur of The Fairmont Banff Springs resort, located in the heart of Banff National Park. The opening of the hotel in 1888 marked the birthplace of tourism in the Canadian Rockies
The Calgary Stampede is a ten-day event, which bills itself as "The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth" attracting over 1 million visitors, and features one of the world's largest rodeos and lots more...
It was with a great sense of excitement and anticipation that I went back to the Santa Monica Pier to see the newest Cirque Du Soleil show, OVO.
IRIS is the newest production from Cirque du Soleil (Circus of the Sun), and is self-described as a lyrical, fanciful, kinetic foray into the seventh art
The annual Los Angeles Times Taste of LA event kicked off Friday night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills
Germany is famous for many things, great beer, bratwurst, lederhosen, and Oktoberfest.
The rooftop of the JW Marriot Hotel high above the glittering lights at LA Live (near The Staples Center) was jumping for the Thrillist Dine-Around LA event.
So you love Hawaii but you're are looking for something more exotic, then Bora Bora is the place for you. With its stunning over the water bungalows that feature glass bottom tables where you can feed the colorful tropical fish right from your room.
Stonefire Grill introduces a “Healthy Alternatives” Menu. A delicious selection of some of your favorite dishes including Entree Salads, Pizza, Salmon, Tri-tip and Chicken dishes with less than 500 calories.
L’Opera Ristorante combines yesterday’s charm and today’s sophistication. The elegant interior is matched only by it’s extraordinary menu of classic and northern Italian cuisine
Alegria is one of Long Beach’s most unique and dynamic restaurants. Featuring a dizzying array of tapas and a menu that has earned critical acclaim for its bold flavors, originality and ability to satisfy the palates of discriminating diners
Temecula Valley Wine Country offers award-winning wines and culture just a grapevine away
Mammoth Mountain is only a flight away on Horizon Airs new non-stops from Los Angeles, San Jose and Reno
Mammoth Mountain is only a hop, skip and a flight away on Horizon Airs new non-stops from Los Angeles, San Jose and Reno
Horizon Air has recently added round trip flights from Los Angeles to Mammoth and brand new routes from Reno and San Jose
In addition to skiing and snowboarding, Mammoth Mountain offers plenty of other Winter activities including ice skating, snowshoeing, dogsledding, snowmobiling and cross country skiing
A wise man once said that "Life is not about what's at the end of the road, it's all about the journey that takes you there.
The Temecula Creek Inn is a charming, romantic getaway resort tucked away in a beautiful forest setting against the backdrop of the Majestic San Jacinto Mountains in Temecula Valley
The 26th Annual Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival took place on June 5th-7th near picturesque Lake Skinner
For the first time in thirteen years, Mammoth Mountain in coordination with Horizon Airlines is now offering daily non-stop flights from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX to Mammoth Mountain starting December 18th
An Amazing Weekend of Elaborate Costumes and Entertainment - The Labyrinth of Jareth 2010 - The Fantasy Masquerade Ball XIII
July 16th & 17th, 2010
The Sheraton Universal has invited iHollywood and TechSupper Club members to a complimentary sparkling wine and champagne tasting with assorted seafood
The Road is the stretch of highway leading the father and sun to the ocean and hopefully their salvation in a post apocalyptic world
Sunday October 4th, 2009 - Shannon Tweed and daughter Sophie Tweed Simmons of Gene Simmon’s Family Jewels hosted the 3rd annual “Cure in the Canyons” charity event
In a futuristic utopian world where humans live in isolation and interact through surrogate robots, an FBI agent (Bruce Willis) begins to investigate the first murder in years, and unravels a vast conspiracy
Saturday September 19th 2009 - The California Plaza in downtown Los Angeles played host to an extravagant evening of Indian food, music and culture presented by the India Tourism Bureau and the Experience India Society
Wiens Family Cellars plays host to a number of special events. Upcoming Events include Holiday Shopping Night (Nov. 2nd) and their annual New Years Eve Party (Dec. 31st)
The Labyrinth of Jareth Fantasy Masquerade Ball is a weekend of enchantment, inspiration and fantasy, where patrons can indulge in two nights of dance, music, fantasy and performance art
"To Be Or Not To Be... Carlos Mencia", was a star-studded, red-carpet event on Sunday May 17th, featuring the brilliant and insightful comedy of headliner Carlos Mencia.
The 4th Annual MeatEaters Ball took place on Thursday May 7th at 2000 Avenue of the Stars in Century City
Super Capers tells the story of Ed Gruberman a regular guy with superhero aspirations.
Five-star dining in a luxurious Country Club setting
"Body of Lies" Hits the Mark
There were plenty of big busts to go along with the big budget
Not Too Old To Rock n' Roll
Created to give at risk children the opportunity to make their own films
Girls (and guys) Just Want To Have Fun
I want my GTV (Greek Theater Venue)
It feels more like a Limousine than an SUV
GENLUX magazine kicked off it's Summer Issue
Phillips new products line of state-of-the-art electronics
The Los Angeles Film Festival AFTER DARK
"Cloverfield" is the latest film from Producer J.J. Abrams, creator of "Lost", and director of Mission Impossible III, as well as the much anticipated new "Star Trek" film
Santasia is one of the most refreshing, comedic and original shows I've seen in a long time
Sweeney Todd: The Demon barber of Fleet Street, is Tim Burton's brilliant stage to screen adaptation of the hit Broadway Musical by Stephen Sondheim
The Shrine Auditorium was buzzing with Celebrities, Environmentalists and Paparazzi for the opening night of The Jules Verne Adventure Film Festival
A small isolated town in Alaska is attacked by a gang of vampires when the sun goes and becomes night for 30 straight days
"Enchanted" is a romantic comedy about a beautiful princess who is catapulted from her fairy tale animated world of Andalasia into present day New York City
A review of The Simpson's Movie from the ASIFA screening at The Director's Guild