Go Fly A Kite…in the Field of Tecolote Shores

Admittedly, it’s been a while since I’ve flown a kite, but remembering back to younger years really makes me miss that life of leisure. Consider a trip to Mission Bay Park with your kids (or by yourself) and witness the joy kite flying brings to your day–as long as you can keep it in the […]

Make A Day Trip to Anza-Borrego

Get out of the city and head northwest toward Borrego Springs for an amazing, scenic day trip to the desert. Anza-Borrego Desert State Park is open every day from dawn to dusk through May 1st, so take the opportunity to experience the beauty of the area this weekend. Depending on rainfall in winter, the natural beauty of […]

Life of Leisure: National Park Week–April 20 – April 28

Way back in the 16th century an explorer by the name of Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo stepped onto the coast of California becoming the first European to do so. He landed and took to foot at San Diego Bay, which now houses the Cabrillo National Monument (1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr.) commemorating the event. If you haven’t experienced this […]

The 40th Annual San Diego Crew Classic is This Weekend!

Looking for something to do this weekend? Head to Crown Point Shores on Mission Bay for the 40th Annual San Diego Crew Classic, where you’ll watch thousands of rowing athletes from over 100 universities, clubs and high school programs compete against one another. Ages of competitors range from 14 to 84, so there will definitely be […]

Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch: A Harbinger of Good Things

Like a scene out of Heidi, the Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch are a beautiful sight to see. Every March and April, the Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch blossom into a spectacular sea of brightly colored ranunculus flowers. This harbinger of warmer and mere perfect weather draws more than 100,000 visitors annually. Tours are offered, and photographers, both amateur […]

Take FREE Fly Fishing Lessons with the SDFF

Ever wanted to learn to fly fish? Had a hankering to put on some waders and hop in the lake? Well, it’s a good thing you live near an affiliate of the Federation of Fly Fishers! That’s right, the San Diego Fly Fishers Club is ready, willing and able to teach you the basics and […]

Free Concerts at Coronado Ferry Landing

As they say, “…you can dine, shop, play & enjoy” Coronado Ferry Landing, so it’s no surprise that they offer free concerts every Sunday. They will be taking place at 1201 First Street (at B Avenue) adjacent to Coronado Coffee Company; all concerts commence at 1:00 p.m. and last until 4:00. Take a look at the […]

Residents’ Free Tuesdays at Balboa Park

Everyone’s favorite park, and I mean every one, is offering an awesome deal on Tuesdays this year. As a public service, Balboa Park organizations will offer free admission on a rotating basis on the first four Tuesdays of the month to San Diego City & County residents (with ID), active military & their dependents. Respectfully, they’re calling […]

Whale Watching Is Must-Do Activity in San Diego

If you’ve never seen a whale up close and personal, know that it’s one of the most amazing experiences you will ever have. To see such a gargantuan creature in person really puts things into perspective–it’s a good thing whales live in water! Here’s a little background information on whale watching… California Gray Whales undergo […]

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