Palm Desert Getaway

Whisk your loved one/s away to Palm Desert for a weekend or a week of savoring the desert life in one of Southern California’s quickly booming and favored getaways. Ringed by three magnificent mountain ranges, this premier resort destination in the heart of California’s Coachella Valley is sheltered from coastal air pollution and inclement weather. Offering an average of 350…

Fall in Julian

For 30 years, the Julian Pie Company has been serving delicious pies to the Julian community. Liz Smothers and her family keep the tradition of pie making alive by making fresh pies daily.

The Wine-ing Road to Ramona

When most people think local wine in San Diego, Temecula first comes to mind. While we have our favorites there, we decided to take a road trip to San Diego's closest and only wine region in the county - Ramona. That's right! Just 40 minutes away, you can explore 30 wineries set along beautiful rolling hills and mountain roads. Our…

Our Best Golf Courses

Some of the best internationally renowned golf courses are right here in and around Del Mar. These exclusive, members’ only golf resorts offer the pick of the crop when it comes to tee time options. Add to that the amenities each venue offers from world-class dining to state-of-the-art fitness facilities and more, this is a proposition too hard to refuse.…

Walking North: Discovering Japan

The head priest walks over to the center of the main shrine room to offer the daily morning prayers. Chanting, clapping, singing and a specific protocol of procedures, for passing the blessed offerings on to other members of the party, follow. Drumbeats declare the end of the ceremony and the assistant to the priest, in full regalia, invites guests to…

Napa’s Best is Found at the Silverado

Located in the Napa Valley, just 50 miles northeast of San Francisco and 60 miles southwest of Sacramento, Silverado Resort and Spa should be at the top of everyone’s list for wine country getaways. The AAA Four Diamond hotel encompasses more than 1,200 acres of land in the heart of the Valley and combines endless recreational possibilities with state-of-the-art business…