Online Resource Guide: Recreation, Romance and Goofing off

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Local event listing websites
Flavorpill.net Hundreds of events in six cities that'll appeal to young urban sophisticates
LABrainTerrain.com Focuses on intellectual happenings in Los Angeles
MyOpenBar.com Doles out the latest nightlife info, drink specials and hipster parties in four cities
LaughingSquid.com Recommendations for the San Francisco Bay area
NonsenseNYC.com Guide to New York's most progressive, under-the-radar happenings
OhMyRockness.com A roster of small-venue concerts available for three cities

Restaurants for those with fath-based dietary restrictions
Zabihah.com Online guide for Muslims, where anyone can review restaurants that are halal
Shamash.org For Jews keeping kosher, it lists nearly 2,700 restaurants in 50-plus countries

Kids' Camps Directory
Kidscamps.com Kids camps directory organized by category, everything from weight loss to rafting camps

Theme Parks
Themeparkinsider.com Consumer guide to world's best theme and amusement parks, includes safety ratings, reviews, and hotels listings

Cooking Classes Directory
Cookforfun.shawguides.com Guide to recreational cooking and wine schools world-wide

Theater Discounts
Home.nyc.rr.com NYC guide to discount tickets

Last-minute Golf Reservations
Click4teetimes.com Discounts on golf tee times in Southern California
Lastminutegolfer.com Become a member and access last minute tee times in North America
Teetimesamerica.com Book tee times in the U.S.

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Honeymoons & Weddings
Distinctivehoneymoons.com Honeymoon registry and planning
Gaelaweddings.com Honeymoon travel registry service
Honeyluna.com Honeymoon travel registry service
Italyweddings.com Weddings in Italy
Lovetripper.com Romantic travel, honeymoons, destination weddings
Thebigday.com Honeymoon travel registry, tips, resources, and links
Thehoneymoon.com Honeymoon travel registry, deals, and tips
Travelersjoy.com Honeymoon travel registry service
Usembassy.it Official site of the US Embassy in Italy
Weddingsolutions.com Wedding planning, resources, etc.

Engrish.com Botched English signs, clothes, slogans and more in foreign countries
Koalanet.com Dictionary of Australian slang
Thebathroomdiaries.com Stories from the best and worst bathrooms in the world
Yellowarrow.net A community of artists and travelers that's filling the world with yellow arrows--literally

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