Five Top Summer Experiences for Kids at Terranea
Jun22

Five Top Summer Experiences for Kids at Terranea

Families can fill their days with active experiences designed by Terranea’s Adventure Concierge, which tie them to the coast, the local flora and fauna, and create memorable and educational moments all summer long. Whether it’s learning about Falcons, Harris Hawks and Eurasian Eagle Owls, watching blue whales migrate across the Pacific, stepping into the Tide Pool Kids Club, enjoying family beach activities, to savoring...

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Summertime and the Livin’ is Easy in Carlsbad
Jun22

Summertime and the Livin’ is Easy in Carlsbad

With pristine beaches and endless sunshine, Carlsbad visitors will have plenty of opportunities to enjoy the sun, and surf like the pros. They can dance the night away at outdoor concerts and music festivals, enjoy pool parties, savor extremely fresh seafood, and relax with seasonal spa treatments in this quintessentially SoCal town.   Below is a look on how to savor summer in Carlsbad from now through August: FOR THE POOL...

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Top Ten Places to Visit in Southern California
Jun22

Top Ten Places to Visit in Southern California

By Kasey Hamilton   Summertime means we spend the next few months enjoying our vast community of fun and with so much to see and do, the choices can be overwhelming — there are countless places to visit, but here are our top ten SoCal destinations!   Griffith Observatory The Griffith Observatory is one of California’s most cosmic getaways. For those interested in astronomy, the observatory has a planetarium, public...

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17 Places San Diegans Don’t Want Visitors to Know About
Jun22

17 Places San Diegans Don’t Want Visitors to Know About

Rubbing elbows with locals can offer visitors a unique look at a destination, but knowing where to go can be tricky, especially when San Diegans want to keep their favorite hangouts a secret. Amidst San Diego’s vast and varied landscape—ranging from a bustling city center and nifty neighborhoods to 70 miles of sparkling coastline—are special spots and neighborhood gems (some hidden in plain sight) just waiting to be discovered. From...

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The Original Farmers Market: People Have Been Meeting at Third & Fairfax for 80 Years
Jun21

The Original Farmers Market: People Have Been Meeting at Third & Fairfax for 80 Years

Cheerful greetings of “Hi” and “Good to see you” in a sunny Irish dialect can be heard on any given afternoon from behind the counter at Magee’s House of Nuts at LA’s Original Farmers Market. The infectious salutations come from Doris Perez, who has been serving customers there for over 50 years. “I came here from Ireland in 1959 with the plan to stay for one year.” Perez (formerly Leach), who briefly worked as a nanny for an Encino...

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20 Must-Visit Outdoor Spots in SoCal
Jun14

20 Must-Visit Outdoor Spots in SoCal

If you’ve ever explored the south during the summertime, you probably sweat at the mere thought of spending the day outside, but summer in SoCal is different. Southern California’s ocean breezes are like a giant ceiling fan, keeping the temperatures just right—so you’re free to frolic around the great outdoors without getting lost in a haze of humidity. And do we even need to mention the scenery? With its coastal bliss and...

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