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…

Where to celebrate NYE 2014

Now that Christmas is over, it’s time to plan what to do this New Year’s Eve. Here are some great spots that offer scrumptious dining or packages to stay safely overnight, so you don’t need to drive after the champagne toast.   2014 near Palm Springs     La Quinta Resort is offering a family New…

It’s the Holiday Season at Hotel Del’s 1500 Ocean

A 30’ tall Christmas tree adorned with sugarplums, peppermint swirls, Santa, and beach themed ornaments graces the lobby of the Hotel Del Coronado. Over 100,000 glittering lights illuminate the resort at night to give it a celebratory feel. Built in 1888, this Victorian style masterpiece is still the centerpiece of the Coronado peninsula. Wishing to experience…