Category: San Diego

21 Places to Soak Up the San Diego Sun

21 Places to Soak Up the San Diego Sun

There are endless things to do in San Diego.  Here is a list of 21 great ways to spend time in the San Diego sunshine! 1. Cabrillo National Monument Cabrillo National Monument and Statue celebrate the first European to set foot on the West Coast […]

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: Yucatan, Mexico

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: Yucatan, Mexico

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles were all necessary to get us to Mexico.  Once we arrived it became more like Rickshaws, Colectivos, and Motocars.  But I’ll get into that a little later… It all started with our first Uber ride to the San Diego Amtrak Station, where we boarded a train and spent […]

Sea World California

Sea World California

This winter we went to Sea World for Homeschoolers Day.  Because we went with a large homeschool group, we got a great deal on a half day admission, which allowed us access to all of the animal exhibits.  That was plenty of time for the […]

More Awesome San Diego Spots

More Awesome San Diego Spots

Last year while visiting San Diego, we visited many of the popular attractions, such as the San Diego Zoo, Legoland, LaJolla Beach, which I wrote about in previous posts.  This year we hit some new places that we greatly enjoyed: USS Midway Museum The USS […]

San Diego, California (Part 2)

Birch Aquarium in La Jolla was a great field trip in the San Diego area.  I was pleasantly surprised at how excited my boys were to see the Hall of Fishes, which featured starfish, octopus, sharks, eels, and sea horses.  The Aquarium focuses on fish […]

San Diego, California (Part 1)

San Diego, California (Part 1)

Aaaah, San Diego.  Who doesn’t enjoy a beautiful, tropical setting, where 70 degree temperatures, sunshine, and swaying palm trees greet you daily?  It was probably only within our first full hour in San Diego, when I turned to my husband and said “If you say […]