5 Stories to Read This Weekend: August 30, 2014

By Karin Sun on 30 August 2014
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It’s a holiday weekend.  Time to catch up on some feature stories you may have missed during the week. Here are some selections for you to take a closer look at.

1.) Jonathan Spira reviews the Mark Hopkins hotel in San Francisco, California, where he explores the property’s new Nob Hill Club lounge and restaurant.

2.) Karin Sun reports on the sights to see, places to stay, and food to taste in the great Midwest city of Chicago.  Join her as she tours the area’s most memorable parks, neighborhoods, and museums, samples the city’s famous hot dogs at a local street vendor, and enjoys the breathtaking views from atop the former Sears Tower.

3.) Paul Riegler offers five useful travel tips for the busy Labor Day weekend.  Find out how to save on hotel rooms at the last minute, plan for delays, and expedite your journey to and through the airport.

4.) Wonder how airlines prepare your in-flight meals?  Go behind the scenes in this photo essay focusing on United Airlines’ Chelsea Food Services in Newark, which makes over 33,000 meals daily for United Airlines passengers.

5.) Paul Riegler shares five ways to reduce power consumption and extend the life of your iPhone’s battery.  Find out what he recommends doing.

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