Hotel Solamar: Right in the Middle of San Diego Action

This is a guest post from Susan Payton of The Unexplorer.

I’m lucky enough to live in San Diego, but that means I often don’t get to enjoy the fun touristy side of my fair city. My trick? Pretend I’m from out of town and have a staycation.

Recently I had a Girls’ Night staycation with a […]

July 27th, 2016|California, Lodging|

Pet-friendly Hotel Irvine is So Cal Hip

If you consider yourself a hipster or like to check what the cool kids are doing, you’ll love Hotel Irvine. Heck, even if you aren’t cool you’ll like staying at this So Cal hotel. What makes it hip? The Irvine California-based hotel is independently owned and that’s reflected in its decor and personality. From the […]

July 15th, 2016|California, Lodging, Restaurants and Dining|

Pet-friendly Hideaway in Carmel, California

As I pulled into the driveway at The Hideaway Carmel, my dog’s tail started wagging. She could smell the salty sea air and knew that it was only a matter of time before we would be off and running free on Carmel Beach. It’s white sand, the same color as my dog, would greet us […]

July 1st, 2016|California, Food, Lodging|