2013 Los Angeles Times Travel Show
Los Angeles Times Travel Show, the must-attend Southern California travel event of the year, hosting world-class travel experts, engaging live demonstrations and hands-on activities scheduled for February 23 and 24 at the L.A. Convention Center.
Travel Show is an all-inclusive getaway in itself, with activities such as a zip line, rock wall and bubble rollers, a Wildlife Experience animal show and souvenir photos included with admission. Cruise Planners and CP Vacations, American Express Travel Representatives, will be on site ready to create itineraries and book travel, while the U.S. Department of State will be providing passport services. The five-acre show floor will be filled with exhibitors representing destinations near and far from Southern Californias hidden gems to the worlds most enchanting locales offering information and advice, special pricing and giveaways throughout the weekend.
Headlining speakers include Rick Steves (author and TV host), Phil Keoghan (Emmy Award-winning host of The Amazing Race, best-selling author), and Andrew McCarthy (actor, award-winning travel journalist, author of The Longest Way Home).
Sponsors include Taiwan Tourism Bureau, Air Berlin, South African Tourism and Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism. Tickets are $8 in advance (use code LATPR) or $10 at the door. Children aged 16 and below admitted free when accompanied by an adult. For tickets and more information, go to latimes.com/travelshow.