Pack for a Purpose is an organization that aims to positively impact communities in need around the world by assisting travelers who want to use a small space in their luggage to take much needed supplies to the destinations they visit. Seeing many seasoned travelers come and go over the years and having many on … More Pack for a Purpose
The ocean draws an enormous number of people to it’s blue, cool waves every day. The salty air, the refreshing water and warm sand all give us an immediate feeling of relaxation as we escape, even if only for a moment, the chaos of work and the day to day. There are healing benefits to being … More The Healing Benefits of the Ocean
As the first two months of 2017 quickly pass, spring is in sight. As the season begins to blossom in San Diego, the waters of the Pacific begin to warm, cafes get busier and out door seating begins to fill, full of the chatter of smiling, happy locals and travelers alike, donning sunglasses and t-shirts. … More Celebrate Spring Break in San Diego!
Hello fellow adventurers! As promised, here is part two of the Baja, California post. As you learned from my last entry, not only does Northern Baja offer a plethora of amazing culinary options, but there is a surf scene and a cultural arts scene just south of the San Diego border that is going strong. You … More Surf and Culture South of the San Diego Border
San Diego is a city enjoyed by 34.3 million visitors annually. With pristine beaches, wonderful places to eat and drink and quality art and culture, it is easy to see why. But many visitors (and even locals!) forget that just a few miles south lies the border of Baja, Mexico. A day trip to explore … More A Culinary Daytrip from San Diego to Baja, Mexico
Dear Friends, Happy 2017! I hope your celebrations were joyous. Last post, I filled you in on the busy, awesome and productive year Nancy had in 2016. 2017 will prove to be equally adventuresome. 2016 seemed to be, for many, a big year all around. It certainly was for my family as my husband and … More 2017 Travel Adventures in San Diego and Beyond!
Dearest Friends, It’s been a busy few months and I’ve not had as much time to share with you as I would have liked! It’s hard to believe that winter chill is in the air, the holidays are upon us and 2017 is just days away! 2016 brought many changes in the vacation rental industry … More Here’s to 2016 and Cheers to the New Year Ahead!
We all know travelers come from all over the world to experience San Diego’s beautiful beaches and perfect weather. San Diego is an escape from the cold, the hum drum, the dreary. It’s sunny, warm, alive. But what many don’t know is that San Diego also has pockets of gorgeous fall colours throughout the county. … More Where to See Fall Colours in San Diego County
Last year, I filled you all in on the history of Halloween, how its origins began 2,000 years ago as an ancient festival of the dead and how, over time, it became the six billion dollar industry it is today. But this year, I wanted to give you an idea of the local spooks and … More San Diego’s Spooky Spectacles for Halloween 2016!
Planning the perfect vacation isn’t always the same for every family. Each family is different and sometimes, your family consists of your furry friend that you couldn’t bear to leave at home! That pet becomes a part of the way you plan your vacation and sometimes affects where that holiday destination may be. So, keeping … More San Diego’s Pet Friendly Vacation Destinations