A Conversation With Jen Bilik– CEO, Author, and Lover of L.A.
Sep18

A Conversation With Jen Bilik– CEO, Author, and Lover of L.A.

Interview/Written By: Maria Vital   Jen Bilik, 49, is the author of This Is (Not) L.A.: An Insider’s Take On The Real L.A.,’ a book that gives you the real inside scoop on Los Angeles. While flipping through the pages, you’ll be shocked at how Bilik casually debunks all the myths you thought about L.A. By the end, you’ll have new insight on the city you thought you knew so well. I sat down with the CEO of the Who’s...

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San Diego Takes Water Sports to the Extreme this Fall
Sep17

San Diego Takes Water Sports to the Extreme this Fall

By: San Diego Tourism Authority   Visitors are invited to take the plunge and see San Diego’s typically tranquil waters churned into challenging aquatic arenas for professional daredevils to race, sail, swoop and dive the depths of its beautiful bays. This autumn, San Diego’s iconic waterfront welcomes visitors and adrenaline junkies alike during several extreme, world-class water sports and activities that are guaranteed to make...

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7th Annual Port of Hueneme Banana Festival
Sep12

7th Annual Port of Hueneme Banana Festival

One of America’s favorite fruits, the banana, will be celebrated at the 7th Annual Port of Hueneme Banana Festival, Saturday, September 29 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Festival goers will enjoy a variety of delicious foods including sandwiches, empanadas (including a banana version), banana splits, banana funnel cakes, chocolate-banana milkshakes, frozen chocolate covered bananas and more. Each food vendor will offer at least one...

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Driving Down PCH
Sep12

Driving Down PCH

By: Maria Vital What better way to drive down SoCal’s iconic Pacific Coast Highway than in a brand new Lexus LS500? The Western Area Lexus Team organized a lovely drive down PCH that includes views, bites, and history. Starting at the luxurious, waterfront Balboa Bay Resort in Newport Beach, the Lexus LS500 awaits with extraordinary GPS navigation that will take you on the most efficient route. An added bonus: if you get too caught up...

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ResortPass Is Revolutionizing Luxury Vacations and Daycations
Sep12

ResortPass Is Revolutionizing Luxury Vacations and Daycations

ResortPass is a new online booking platform that allows users to book day passes to various pools, spas, fitness centers, cabanas, and more at premier resorts in Southern California and throughout the country. With ResortPass, everyone can enjoy the fun and luxurious amenities resorts have to offer without the commitment (or cost!) of an overnight stay! They have over 80 luxury hotels and resorts participating across eight sunny...

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Art, Harvest & Wine Make the Perfect Blend  For Fall Sojourn to Lompoc
Sep12

Art, Harvest & Wine Make the Perfect Blend For Fall Sojourn to Lompoc

Fall is a lovely time to discover a cornucopia of wineries as the weather turns crisp, from boutique tasting rooms in the Lompoc Wine Ghetto and Midtown Lompoc to beautiful estate vineyards in the Sta. Rita Hills. Since the early days, Lompoc Valley’s tradition of growing grapes and making wine dates back to the Mission period, from approximately 1787-1835.  Lompoc’s La Purisima Mission had its own vineyard for the production of wines...

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