The second lodging stop on our San Diego destination tour is the world famous Hotel Del Coronado on renowned Coronado Island, in San Diego, California. This 1880s Victorian National Landmark Hotel has been wowing movie stars, presidents, royalty, and even The Roaming Boomers for over 120 years. Countless books and movies have been centered here, [...]
One of the stated objectives of our roaming is to help our subscribers not only find great places to stay, but to also uncover wonderful places to dine. We use a variety of sources to uncover these gems, and on this occasion the San Diego Convention and Visitors Bureau pointed us to San Diego’s El [...]
We just spent a remarkable two nights at San Diego’s Grand Del Mar Resort. As I contemplate some of the magical places we have stayed over the years, I am hard pressed to put any above the memories that we will have of this stunningly beautiful place. The Grand Del Mar was opened in 2007, [...]
I long ago learned as a business owner that when product and process come together, beautiful things happen. In the case of Chef William Bradley’s Addison restaurant, inside San Diego’s Grand Del Mar Resort, I have never seen product (food), and process (experience), come together in such a beautiful, and unprecedented way. From the moment [...]
This was our view last night as we dined at The Grand Del Mar‘s Amaya Restaurant. The Mediterranean influenced architecture of this place is absolutely stunning. You feel as though you have been whisked away to an important historical property, yet The Grand Del Mar is only 3 1/2 years old. The Amaya offers seating [...]
We’re going to spend a couple days in this Condé Naste Traveler Hot List hotel during our San Diego destination tour. Sé San Diego, here we come!
One of the finest examples of Victorian architecture in San Diego, the three-story Britt Scripps Inn has been completely restored to authentically reflect the craftsmanship and rich heritage of the late 1800s. And we’re staying there on our San Diego destination tour! YEAH!
Travel & Leisure magazine calls La Valencia Hotel one of the top 500 hotels in the world, and it is also in the coveted Historic Hotels of America Directory. We look forward to a visit during our San Diego destination trip.
USA Today calls Hotel del Coronado one of the top ten resorts in the world. We are very pleased to make it one of the stops on our San Diego destination trip.
The first stop on our upcoming San Diego tour will be the AAA Five-Diamond Grand Del Mar. The Grand Del Mar also boasts Southern California’s only Five-Star and Five-Diamond restaurant. My kind of place!