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10 Things You Probably Don’t Know About San Diego

With sapphire waves, warm beaches and famous tourist sites, San Diego’s reputation as an iconic surf and sun destination is justified.  Yet, visitors exploring beyond beaches and the Zoo can take these roads less traveled, enhancing a visit to this popular SoCal enclave. Here are 10 things you didn’t know about San Diego:

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April 29, 2013 by | 1 Comment

The San Diego Beer Highway

Stone Brewery

Long known to locals and a happy discovery for visitors, San Diego’s beer highway is an 18-mile stretch of California highway that’s home for 17 not-to-be missed craft breweries, running from the Carlsbad and Oceanside beach towns to inland Escondido. And to honor this California freeway, three local breweries recently released a collaboration, the Highway […]

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January 28, 2013 by | 1 Comment

A Room with a Pew: Convent Accommodations in Rome

Rome convent guesthouse

Born from a centuries-long Roman tradition of offering shelter to pilgrims, a convent guesthouse can offer travelers amenities such as quiet gardens, a chapel, a library, or clean common areas with a TV, refrigerator or microwave. You may find yourself lodging in a grand palazzo or a terracotta townhouse. Many have excellent locations for the […]

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December 19, 2012 by | Comments Off on A Room with a Pew: Convent Accommodations in Rome