US Airways - April 2013 - (Page 40)

explore Room Top at the In San Francisco, a storied penthouse offers 6,000 square feet of suite luxury. By Michelle locke S tanding on the balcony of the Fairmont’s penthouse suite, you’re not only perched atop the lights of San Francisco, you’re also perched on the threshold of history. John F. Kennedy slept here. So did Prince Charles and rock royalty Mick Jagger and Elton John. (Not all at the same time.) And in 1945, leaders of what 40 april 2013 was then known as the Big Four (the U.S., Great Britain, China, and the Soviet Union) used it as a meeting place as they prepared to draft the United Nations Charter. If these walls could talk, they’d probably fill an audio book or two. “The suite is part of the fabric of our city, as is the Fairmont Hotel,” says Thomas Klein, Fairmont regional vice president and general manager. Not for the budget traveler, the Fairmont’s 6,000-square-foot penthouse suite costs $15,000 a night. This is what you get for that price: three

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - April 2013

US Airways - April 2013
Table of Contents
CEO Letter
From the Editor
Did You Know?
Making It Happen
Hot Spots: Best Ballpark Food
Hub Crawl: San Francisco International Airport
Wine & Dine: 20 Wines Under $20
Wine & Dine: True Brew: Puerto Rico Coffee
Great Tastes: Luna Red
Great Escapes: Couples Resorts
Adventure: Cape Ann, Massachusetts
Great Escapes: Fairmont San Francisco Hotel
Adventure: High Springs, Florida
Gear Up: Golf
Special Section: Cabarrus County, North Carolina
Travel Feature: Grazing in Venice, Italy
US Airways Feature: 50+ Year Employees
No Strings Attached: Brad Paisley
The Rise of Hotel Restaurants
Phoenix Flair
Celebrate New Orleans: Art. Culture. Music.
Great Dates
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
Video Entertainment
Audio Entertainment
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
Window or Aisle?

US Airways - April 2013