7 Things to Do in Los Angeles on Chinese New Year

The Chinese new year begins on February 8 and is celebrated worldwide, but if you're lucky enough to be in Los Angeles, you'll be surrounded by some of the most festive and exuberant celebrations the holiday has to offer. L.A. offers tons of…

How to Get the Most from LAMKT 2016

Held in the South Hall of the L.A. Convention Center, the latest LAMKT event (a.k.a. California gift show 2016) will take place between January 2 and February 2. The occasion is a great opportunity for retailers in the gift products industry…

Western Veterinary Conference 2016 - How to Prepare, Register, and Get Around

The 88th Annual Western Veterinary Conference will be held from March 6-10 at the luxurious Mandalay Bay Convention Center located at 3950 Las Vegas Blvd. South in Las Vegas, Nevada. 2016 marks the conference's 88th year of providing elite educational…

20 Exciting Things to Do Near LAX

Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a part-time local, Los Angeles is the perfect place to explore, discover, and enjoy a number of memorable attractions. Maybe you have just landed (or are preparing to land) at our world-famous airport,…

10 Important Places to Explore When Traveling Up the California Coast

The California coast is home to many unique sights and attractions, which helps explain why the area is one of the most well-traveled coastal regions in the world. If you plan to take a trip up the California coast, there are several exciting…

Things to Do Off the Vegas Strip

While an intensive visit of the famous Las Vegas Strip is certainly nothing to scoff at, many travelers prefer to veer off the beaten path. For those hoping to truly enjoy the full Las Vegas experience, this one-of-a-kind city and the surrounding…

5 Essential Stops When Driving from Los Angeles to Las Vegas

If you maintain the speed limit, driving from Los Angeles to Las Vegas should take about four-and-a-half hours. When you travel in a stylish and comfortable passenger van from State Van Rental, those hours will feel like no time at all. With…

5 Reasons to Take a Winter Vacation in Southern California

In the early 1970s, pop singer Albert Hammond belted out the famous tune, "It Never Rains in Southern California." Despite the current drought in the state's southern region, Southern California does receive rain, but one form of precipitation…

Moving Into a New Apartment? 5 Reasons to Choose a Cargo Van Over a Box Truck

For many people, moving into a new apartment is an exciting occasion, a time of looking ahead to new opportunities and potential. One thing that isn’t so exciting, though, is actually transporting personal possessions to the new location.…

Booking a Tour for Your Band | 10 Tips Before Hitting the Road

The experience of hitting the road with your bandmates is quite unlike anything else. The unpredictable nature of touring, the rush of performing for a live audience...it’s truly monumental. But if you jump into that tour van unprepared, your…