The stifling heat that takes over so many U.S. destinations can make some rethink their getaway timing. Never fear! You can enjoy even the alfresco aspects of your cool August vacation. Here are Fagabond's tips on city travel in the summer heat.
The cookie cutter W hotel formula -- modern decor, house music and cheeky catch-phrases -- to hopefully draw a trendy crowd generates a love or hate feeling, just like peanut butter cookies or Key lime pie.
In the case of Mick Rock, the roles of "star" and "photographer" are not so clearly defined. Mick's is a continued and unparalleled talent for shooting musicians -- a talent which can now be witnessed firsthand at the W downtown.