A family on holiday in Orlando, Florida, spends an exciting day enjoying the attractions at Universal Studios. Their afternoon becomes disrupted when a tropical storm hits the theme park. As the park visitors panic and flee, the family notices that there is no longer a wait for the Jaws ride…

Universal Studios, Orlando: Big weather and a man-eating shark

A family on holiday in Orlando, Florida, spends an exciting day enjoying the attractions at Universal Studios. Their afternoon becomes disrupted when a tropical storm hits the theme park. As the park visitors panic and flee, the family notices that there is no longer a wait for the Jaws ride…

Powell's Bookstore - one of the world's largest - has always been a communal place for Portlanders of all walks of life, down-and-out intellectuals in particular. In this story, as an impoverished young man struggles to find a way to bring a girl out on an inexpensive date, he decides that the art gallery at Powell's - which is free - can play a key role in the evening. In the end, nothing goes according to his plans.

Powell’s Bookstore: Cheap dates and old books

Powell’s Bookstore – one of the world’s largest – has always been a communal place for Portlanders of all walks of life, down-and-out intellectuals in particular. In this story, as an impoverished young man struggles to find a way to bring a girl out on an inexpensive date, he decides that the art gallery at Powell’s – which is free – can play a key role in the evening. In the end, nothing goes according to his plans.

Sitting in the chilly waters of San Francisco Bay, 1.5 miles off the shore of San Francisco is one of the most infamous penitentiaries of all time. The prison has been closed since 1963 though today Alcatraz is a hugely popular tourist attraction. Visit the island, take the cellhouse tour, and see for yourself just how tough life was for the inmates.

A Tour of Alcatraz is one you’re unlikely to forget!

Sitting in the chilly waters of San Francisco Bay, 1.5 miles off the shore of San Francisco is one of the most infamous penitentiaries of all time. They said you couldn’t escape from the eerie confines of Alcatraz, though still men tried, and died trying. The prison has been closed since 1963 though today Alcatraz is a hugely popular tourist attraction. Visit the island, take the cellhouse tour, and see for yourself just how tough life was for the inmates.