About 5 years ago I started hearing stories about the Party Cab. Friends would call me after a wild night at the bars on Garnet Ave. and tell me that the highlight of their night was getting into an unassuming taxi cab, and once inside seeing the cab lit up with blacklights, glowsticks, and having […]
One of San Diego’s most classic restaurants has moved to a new location and you’re invited to the grand opening party! Corvette Diner, now located in Liberty Station in Point Loma celebrates its grand opening this Saturday and Sunday with more than 100 Corvettes on display, family-friendly activities and live music from a number of […]
The new memorial at Tuna Harbor Park, “A National Salute to Bob Hope and the Military,” is the crowning piece in the Port of San Diego Public Art program’s Greatest Generation Collection, which is a series of art pieces and memorials honoring people, events and military heritage from World War II to present day. Bob Hope’s presence in the collection is fitting since that is just about the same span of time that he entertained U.S. troops overseas.
Marybeth Bond, travel expert and author of National Geographic’s 50 Best Girlfriend Getaways, appeared yesterday on the talk show View from the Bay to share her top summer getaway ideas. In addition to tips on visiting San Diego (she says a CityPass is money well-spent), Marybeth shares ideas for Northern California coastal escapes like Monterrey and Mendocino and mountain […]
I’m a believer in letting the music speak for itself, so I’ll try not to go on too long. Let me just point you in the right direction. Here are some swingin’ venues I’ve tried.
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen is the number one movie in America and San Diego has a cameo in the big screen action. The Port of San Diego has a great run-down of all the filming that took place on San Diego Bay, Coronado and at other waterfront locations. While you won’t see stunts like that everyday, […]
Did you ever want to be a sailor? Well, beginning July 15, you’ll get your chance because Wednesdays are Sailor Days this summer at the Maritime Museum on San Diego Bay. Every Wednesday through August 26, the historic Star of India and all the other ships in the museum’s collection will offer hands-on activities designed to […]
Independence Weekend is upon us with gorgeous sunny weather, cool Pacific breezes and my personal favorite…fireworks! I’ve told you about some of big celebrations but, where’s the best place to watch the show? The Port of San Diego’s Big Bay Boom is the biggest of them all and offers the most viewing spots. More than […]
Summer vacation is officially here and SeaWorld has awesome deals to save you money when you visit Shamu and friends: score an adult ticket at the kids’ price and get a second visit free AAA members show your membership card and get an adult ticket at the kids’ price and a kids’ ticket at half price […]
Here’s your chance! As you may recall, back in May I told you about the new Flightline zip-line adventure at the Wild Animal Park. You know, the one where you soar 400 feet above animals, flying at about 40+ miles per hour? Well recently, some of my fellow bloggers and I took it upon ourselves […]