Perfect Stay at Hotel Del Coronado; girl sitting on beach with ice cream

How to Have the Perfect Stay at the Hotel Del Coronado


When my father-in-law told me he was sending his wife to a spa for a week while they reconstruct their home, I thought, “Wow, what a sweet husband.” When he told me he wanted me to go with her to keep her company, I thought, “WHAT AN EVEN BETTER HUSBAND” (cause you know, I’m such a great spa guest to have around). And since I had visited the iconic Del once before, I knew how to experience the perfect stay at Hotel Del Coronado.Continue reading

Staying at El Cordova Hotel on Coronado Island, California


San Diego is one of the most beautiful cities in California. And in that city lies Coronado Island, a charming and unique neighborhood consisting of well-to-do San Diegans, navy personnel and tourists. But outside of the famous Del lies an offbeat property known as El Cordova, where you can experience a much more intimate side of the island that most tourists aren’t privy to. Continue reading

Your Shitty Vacation Actually Makes You a Better Traveler


When it comes to a vacation gone wrong, we’ve all been there. That time we planned the perfect getaway, saved all of our money, took off time from work, got someone to watch our pets/children who act like pets… and the trip ended up being a disaster. For one reason or another, your vacation ended up sucking, bad. But despite your epic travel fail, you actually just did yourself a huge favor.Continue reading

How to see Pismo Beach; beach view water ocean

How to See Pismo Beach, California in a Weekend


You might have heard of Pismo Beach, especially if you’ve taken a road trip up PCH. But this hidden spot still remains to be a quiet, quaint beach town practically untouched on the Central Coast of California. If you feel like going somewhere a little different than a typical trip to Big Sur or Santa Barbara, then here’s how to see Pismo Beach, California.Continue reading