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Farmers Insurance Open

Farmers Insurance Open – A San Diego Tradition

View Larger Map See the Greatest Professional Golfers in the World at the Farmers Insurance Open “If you watch a game, it’s fun. If you play it, it’s recreation. If you work at it, it’s golf.” -Bob Hope The Farmers Insurance Open is “San Diego’s prestigious PGA Tour golf tournament played at Torrey Pines Golf Course.” It starts on Thursday, January 26th and ends on Sunday, …

Love Golf

5 Reasons I Love Golf

View Larger Map Getting More Serious About Golf Has Been One of the Great Pleasures in My Life “Find a good teacher that will keep the game fun. Work hard and don’t be afraid to have success or disappointment. That is what golf is all about.” – Paula Creamer I love golf, but like many things in life, my passion for the sport did not …

La Jolla San Diego La Jolla San Diego

Where to Stay and Where to Play in La Jolla

View Larger Map  “I find clothes so constricting!” – Raquel Welch, Actress and Famous Former La Jolla Resident I’ve been fortunate enough to stay at some of the most wonderful hotels in La Jolla. I’ve stayed in two or three prior to moving to San Diego, and a few others while attending conferences, business meetings, and “stay-cations” after moving to San Diego. Many of the …

Torrey Pines State Reserve

5 Reasons to Visit Torrey Pines State Reserve

View Larger Map “For once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the Earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.” – Leonardo da Vinci Torrey Pines State Reserve is a naturally beautiful 2,000 acre area located between La Jolla and Del Mar, California. Of the 279 units in the California State Park …

My First Golf Lesson

“Don’t be too proud to take a lesson.  I’m not.”  – Jack Nicholas The very first golf course I stepped foot onto was The Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe.  It was last year with my fiancé. I rode around in his golf cart while he played 18 holes, and I was completely taken back by the beauty of the course and surprised at his passion and …

Best Burger Places in San Diego

View Larger Map 10 of Our Favorite Burger Places in San Diego “Hamburgers. The cornerstone of any nutritious breakfast.”  – Jules Winnfield (Samuel L. Jackson) in Pulp Fiction (Watch the clip here!) I’m from St. Louis, Missouri.  The Heartland.  Middle America.  The Midwest.  Gateway to the West.  Enough said. This is my first article for Namaste Luxury, our new online magazine. I am not an …