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May132015

Santa Monica imposes Airbnb restrictions

The City Council of Santa Monica voted 7-0 yesterday to impose some of the toughest short-term rental regulations in California. No rentals of entire units for less than 30 days. Homesharing is allowed provided the resident occupant obtains a city business license and pays 14% hotel tax on rentals. The primary issue is Airbnb accounts…

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Mar212015

Delta Los Angeles Bangkok $787 May 2015

Delta has a discount economy fare Los Angeles to Bangkok, Thailand at $787 round trip (V booking code) with early May 2015 departure dates flying only Delta operated aircraft via Tokyo. Most dates are $100 to 200 more per ticket. There are several dates in the first two weeks of May 2015 with this low…

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Mar032015

Hyatt Place Santa Cruz in 2016

Santa Cruz County will have its first Hyatt brand hotel with Hyatt Place Santa Cruz in 2016 when the 106-room hotel is completed. The $25.4 million property is being constructed at 407 Broadway Santa Cruz, one block from Ocean Avenue, the main beach access road. Currently, visitors have about 3,600 hotel rooms in Santa Cruz…

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Jan142015

WOW Air to Iceland and onward to Europe

When I saw a dozen blogs writing about WOW Air having another huge discount sale to launch their Boston and D.C. low cost carrier flight service to Reykjavik, London and Copenhagen, I thought to myself, hope my flights are not lower priced now than they were in October. WOW flights to Copenhagen are not lower…

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