Robert Arends

5 to Try: Holiday Happenings in San Diego’s East County

SoCal's largest ice skating rink at Viejas Outlet Center!
SoCal’s largest ice skating rink at Viejas Outlet Center! “Oh the weather outside is frightful…” everywhere else but here, in sunny San Diego! With temps…
Robert Arends

Fun East County Finds for Father’s Day Weekend

Feed-a-cat at Lions, Tigers & Bears!
Father’s Day is just around the corner! If you’re just making plans and hankering for adventure, I’ve got a few fun ideas in San Diego’s…
Robert Arends

5 to Try: Sparkling East County Holiday Delights!

Skiers at the Viejas Outdoor Skating Rink
SoCal’s largest outdoor ice skating rink at Viejas! OK, I know it’s only a few days after Halloween and Thanksgiving is still a few weeks…
Robert Arends

‘Tis the season: Holiday Festivities in East County!

SoCal's largest ice skating rink at Viejas Outlet Center San Diego’s bucolic East County always beckons me this time of year. I don’t know if…
Robert Arends

Three “Wild” Adventures in East County

Paws up! Make treks to San Diego’s rustic East County for up-close encounters of the wild animal kind. Three one-of-a-kind animal sanctuaries top my must-see…
Robert Arends

5 To Try: East County’s Quirky Roadside Attractions

From quaint and quirky to weird and wonderful, San Diego has numerous backcountry marvels that dot the expansive East County region. Roadside attractions have always…