Planning a summer vacation doesn't have to mean skimping on your entertainment needs anymore. The Hotel Bel-Air (Los Angeles), where Hollywood big-wigs decamp, has $2,500 Sony sound systems in most of its larger rooms, while out West, guests at the Zen-like Amangani (Jackson Hole, Wyoming) can unwind to the resort's in-room Denon sound systems. More than 10 miles of cable allow the
- Jamie Sorcher
SAVE THE DRIVE-INS
There used to be over 5,000 drive-ins; now there are fewer than 500. The pop-culture equivalent of the condor, they're disappearing fast, replaced by housing developments, strip malls, Home Depots, and other bland harbingers of
HAVE DVD, WILL TRAVEL
If you want DVD in your car but don't have room in the trunk for a changer or in the dash for a player, check out CONCEPT's DVD-868 DVD/monitor combo ($1,799). It fits a DVD player, a 7-inch flip-down screen, a wireless headphone transmitter, one A/V input, and three A/V outputs into an overhead console.