Captivating Carlsbad

Driving up to the coastal inspired Cape Rey Carlsbad resort, I noticed the hotel is directly across the street from the beach. It’s California Craftsman design takes full advantage of unobstructed Pacific Ocean views. The hotel opened in June, 2012, and is part of the Hilton Resort family. Walking into the inviting lobby, a friendly…

Eat. Sip. Love Montage Laguna Beach

Strolling into the lobby of the Montage Laguna Beach, the tension melted from my body, as I stood at the balcony of the elegant lobby lounge and looked out to the resort’s mosaic tiled sunburst pool with over 500,000 colorful tiles and sparkling Pacific Ocean beyond. Checking into room 526, on the same level as…

10 Reasons To Explore The Bahamas by Boat

During a delicious Italian lunch at Robert De Niro’s restaurant AGO on Melrose in West Hollywood, I learned all about the beautiful islands in The Bahamas. In Spanish, Bahama is Baja Mar – meaning shallow sea. A two hour informative multimedia presentation enlightened us about 16 of the unique islands. Here are 10 fun facts…

Loving Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach offers everything Hawaii does – Palm Trees, miles of beaches, great tide pools, fun restaurants, interactive family activities and hotels ranging from economical to five star resorts. If you live in California or a nearby state, you can drive and don’t have to fly to this resort town. Once you check into your…