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Most travelers today want to maintain their work-out routine while they’re on vacation. If this includes you, head to the La Jolla Sports Club in the village. It’s the best fitness club around – and I should know,…Continue
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Sometimes the most authentic way to experience a destination is with a small group led by an expert guide. Such was the case when my neighbor Daira Paulson went snorkeling in Micronesia last year.
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Goldfish Point Café is one of La Jolla’s best kept secrets. The regulars – and there are many – include La Jolla Cove swimmers, who gather here for coffee and conversation after their morning workout. The young and the restless also roll in regularly with their…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Hansen on August 19, 2011 at 9:19am — No Comments
It’s every traveler’s worst nightmare: you’re having a great time on your vacation, then – boom – a fall or a fever sends you to a local hospital. After initial treatment, the big question is: “Now how do I get home without breaking the bank?”…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Hansen on July 22, 2011 at 9:50am — No Comments
The new “Find It La Jolla” iPhone and iPad App from the publishers of the La Jolla Blue Book makes it easy for visitors to navigate around this part of San Diego.
The free app provides…
Added by Elizabeth Hansen on July 21, 2011 at 9:05am — No Comments
San Diego is a great place to be in the summer. The weather is great for snorkeling at The Cove, kayaking at La Jolla Shores, surfing at the Shores,…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Hansen on July 13, 2011 at 9:22am — No Comments
Seven Directions Cultural and Sustainable Tours offers customized journeys throughout the American Southwest.
Company owner Patrizia Antonicelli is based in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and prides herself on…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Hansen on July 13, 2011 at 12:19am — No Comments
I have to confess I’m not a big fan of reality TV, but since all the buzz in our corner of San Diego is about MTV’s The Real World being filmed in Bird…Continue
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Vacation rentals are popular because they are good value and can accommodate families in a home-away-from-home environment.
The drawback is that picking the right one can be tricky. When I…
Added by Elizabeth Hansen on June 28, 2011 at 1:39pm — No Comments
Spirit Airlines just announced that they are starting daily non-stop service between San Diego, California and Las Vegas, Nevada.
To celebrate, the airline is offering…
Added by Elizabeth Hansen on June 23, 2011 at 6:19pm — No Comments
Great weather and the buzz of out-of-town visitors make La Jolla, San Diego's favorite coastal community, the place to be from June to September. Our beaches are at their best – just don’t forget to…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Hansen on June 11, 2011 at 3:25pm — No Comments
I love traveling in the developing world, but I don’t love dealing with insects – and I especially don’t want to bring them home with me. However, as more and more…Continue
This will come as a surprise to most residents of San Diego – and even some of my fellow La Jollans – but the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club is a hotel, as well as an exclusive private club.
In fact, their 98…
Added by Elizabeth Hansen on June 2, 2011 at 12:02pm — No Comments
It’s nearly summer and chances are you’re looking forward to enjoying a few days of vacation at the beach, a golf resort, or a hotel with a great swimming pool. Everywhere in the Northern Hemisphere, folks are spending more time outside these days as the weather…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Hansen on June 1, 2011 at 10:30am — No Comments
San Diego has two beachfront hotels and they are both located on La Jolla Shores Beach, a mile from “the village” of La Jolla and about 11 miles from downtown San Diego.
One is La Jolla Shores…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Hansen on May 27, 2011 at 10:01am — No Comments
Customized travel, also known as “bespoke travel,” is my preferred way to travel and I love England, so you can imagine…Continue