Robert Arends

Kids Free Deals Abound in Seaside La Jolla this October

Surf Diva Surf Lessons for Kids
La Jolla offers Kids Free offers all month-long! La Jolla, the sun-kissed “jewel” of San Diego, rolls out the red carpet for kids throughout October …
Robert Arends

Affordable Mission Valley – Where to Play and Stay!

View From Cowles Mountain
I’m on a “mission” (pun intended 😉 ) to find the most affordable sights, bites and places to stay in Mission Valley and share them…
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

Hillcrest Neighborhood Spotlight – Home of San Diego’s LGBT community

Walking under Hillcrest Sign
Happening Hillcrest! San Diego’s uptown neighborhood of Hillcrest, home of San Diego’s LGBT community, celebrates diversity year-round with a vibrant rainbow mix of accommodations, restaurants,…
Robert Arends

Surprising 2013 Summer Finds in San Diego’s East County!

Galleta Meadows' Giant Sloth in Borrego Springs!
There’s no place as diverse and full of surprises as San Diego’s expansive East County. Visitors to this region, ranging from rolling foothills to alpine…
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…