Germany, Austria: Yule Fest in the Alps

For a heart-warming Christmas, head to Bavaria and Tyrol in the frosty Alps. By Donna Peck Revelers indulge in every Yuletide tradition across the Alps. Munich and Innsbruck are smothered in Christmas splendor. … [Read more...]

Coming of age in “Amaluna”

SAN FRANCISCO Cirque du Soleil brings wonder and magic to the holiday season in its newest show, Amaluna. The acrobats and muscians masterfully convey a coming-of-age tale set on a mythic island. As stage lights come up, … [Read more...]

Bracebridge Dinner: Yuletide Revelry in Yosemite

Once snow has settled on Yosemite Valley, a flurry of activity transforms the Ahwahnee Hotel into a 17th century manor for the Bracebridge Dinner. You have to think in technicolor to imagine the visual opulence, pageantry … [Read more...]