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Andaz Hotel San Diego

Andaz Hotel San Diego for Fun and Relaxation

View Larger Map RoofTop600 at Andaz Hotel San Diego Opens Pop-Up Beer Garden “I was homeless and I was in San Diego and I started singing in a local coffee shop and people started coming to hear me sing.” -Jewel The Andaz Hotel San Diego is a boutique-style hotel in the Gaslamp Quarter of Downtown San Diego. The hotel has 159 rooms with 17 suites. …

Ocean Beach San Diego

Six Great Reasons to Visit Ocean Beach

View Larger Map “The sea is emotion incarnate. It loves, hates, and weeps. It defies all attempts to capture it with words and rejects all shackles. No matter what you say about it, there is always that which you can’t.” ― Christopher Paolini, Eragon  Picking a beach to go spend the day at in San Diego is sort of like picking which crayon you want to color with …

Patrick Henry QuestFusion

Baking St. Louis Style Gooey Butter Cake

My Daughter Shea and I Baked a St. Louis Style Gooey Butter Cake Today! “I hope that my daughter grows up empowered and doesn’t define herself by the way she looks but by qualities that make her a intelligent, strong and responsible woman.” – Isaiah Mustafa As some of you may or may not know, I grew-up in St. Louis, MO. St. Louis is also known …

Park City Mountain Ski School

Park City Mountain Ski School Impresses Me

“There are not many places in the world where you can get to the beach in an hour, the desert in two hours and snowboarding or skiing in three hours. You can do all that in California.” –Alex Pettyfer Even though you can go to the beach, desert and skiing in California, our family likes to vacation Park City, Utah each winter! Our whole family …

Cinepolis Luxury Theater San Diego

Cinepolis Luxury Cinemas is a San Diego Hit

View Larger Map The Best Movie Theater Experience in San Diego “In my view, the only way to see a film remains the way the filmmaker intended: inside a large movie theater with great sound and pristine picture.” -Ridley Scott One of our families’ most anticipated leisure activities is watching a movie at Cinepolis Luxury Cinemas! Cinepolis gives you a one-of-a-kind experience where you can …

Mapping Megan San Diego Travel

Mapping Megan Travels the World (..and still has time for you!)

“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.” -Saint Augustine With the main aim of inspiring others to embark on their own worldwide adventure, “Mapping Megan” and husband Mike believe travel has the potential to inspire change in people, and in turn, inspire change in the world. They embraced travel as a lifestyle in 2007, and are dedicated …

Swamis Encinitas San Diego Safari Park

San Diego Safari Park is Roaring!

View Larger Map “Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” – Anatole France It was a lovely San Diego Friday and my family desperately needed to get out of the house. A suggestion to check out the San Diego Zoo Safari Park (AKA the San Diego Safari Park) was made by a friend of mine, and strengthened when we google …

La Jolla San Diego

La Jolla Experts

View Larger Map An Overview of the Many Bloggers Who Spend Time Writing About La Jolla “Writing is the only way I have to explain my own life to myself.” -Pat Conroy La Jolla is a wonderful town in southern California. Just a few minutes away from downtown and north county San Diego, it’s right in the center of all the action. Many bloggers spend …

La Jolla San Diego