• Globetrotter: From Picasso digs to Vegas swank
    San Francisco Chronicle, 10/24/2014 - 9:15pm

    While paddlers test their mettle in lagoon sprints and ocean distance races, visitors may dive into local culture and entertainment at the 11th annual Vaka Eiva (Canoe Festival) Nov. 21-28 on Rarotonga. www.vakaeiva.com. While a beach club and new restaurant aren’t yet open, the Delano Las Vegas has debuted with 1,117 suites (starting at 725 square feet), a 14,000-square-foot spa and a restaurant featuring hydroponic farm-to-table cuisine. The new Arcadia Small Ship Cruises’ worldwide itineraries include a seven-night island hopper in this nation of white beaches and green rain forests, not to mention rare black parrots and gray giant tortoises.

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