Category Archives: san diego

Leaving San Diego Haiku

No more pelicans, Ocean breeze and jasmine shrubs, Checked bag: overweight. Advertisements

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Palomar Observatory

The Palomar Observatory sits 5500 feet atop the Palomar Mountain and is a research facility and home of five large and impressive telescopes.  They give tours daily, and allow you out to their observation deck, which boasts an incredible view. … Continue reading

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Anza Borrego Desert State Park & The Salton Sea

Check out our drive up to the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park:   Once we finally made it, we ran into some wild horses! We figured we must be driving through where Star Trek was shot.  Or else maybe it was … Continue reading

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The Park Manor Suites Hotel

The Park Manor Suites Hotel.  Our home in San Diego.  So much to tell about it!  A block from Balboa Park, the rooms are small apartments, replete with kitchen and walk in closet. (Which is more than we can say … Continue reading

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Petco Park Haiku (2)

Beyond the outfield They provide a grassy knoll Where fans watch for free _______________________________________________________________ Noticed with delight: Western Metal Supply Co. Still used as seating

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Rock Climbing San Diego

Rock climbing is something I’ve always wanted to try, and San Diego and my trusty Groupon provided me with just the opportunity I was looking for.  The company who runs it, The Southern Terrain, is a San Diego based company … Continue reading

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Nunu’s

Perhaps our favorite spot in sunny San Diego provides relief from the constant sun when needed.  Nunu’s Cocktail Lounge, a dark, divey bar in Hillcrest might be one of the best bars ever.  A dark den of a joint, walking … Continue reading

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