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Discover What’s New to See and Do in Napa Valley in 2017

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Discover What’s New in Napa Valley 2016 was an exciting year for Napa Valley with many new additions to the scene. If you haven’t been to Napa lately, here are a few of the new things to see and do for your next itinerary.   Blue Note Napa: Offering live music seven days a week… Read more »

Explore Newport Harbor Up Close and Personal, in a Duffy Boat

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Explore Newport Harbor in a Duffy Boat   Balboa Bay Resort in Newport Beach, California, enjoys a distinctive waterfront location. Want to explore the beauty of Newport Harbor up close and personal? Guests of the resort can take full advantage of this prime spot by renting an electric Duffy boat. “Duffy boats are unique to… Read more »

Experience La Jolla With Free Shuttle Service and Explore All It Has to Offer

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Experience La Jolla With Free Shuttle Service   This summer, Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa began offering a free Mercedes Sprinter shuttle service within a five-mile radius of the hotel. “The service is an on-demand service and limited to 11 passengers,” explains Chef Concierge Brett Hamblen. “To provide equal access to all hotel guests,… Read more »

Monarch Butterfly Season Makes for a Magical Vacation

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Monarch Butterfly Season Makes for a Magical Vacation Located just a half a mile away from Bacara Resort & Spa, the Goleta Butterfly Grove located in the Sperling Preserve on the Ellwood Mesa attracts tens of thousands of wintering monarch butterflies November through February each year. A visit to the grove during this time is… Read more »

Get the Scoop on Torrey Pines Golf Course’s Signature Hole

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Get the Scoop on Torrey Pines’ Signature Hole According to Joe DeBock, Professional Golfers’ Association of America (PGA) director of golf and head golf professional at Torrey Pines Golf Course, the South Course’s third hole, a 198-yard par-3, is “one of the most photographed holes in the world.” “It’s on everybody’s bucket list to play… Read more »

Experience the Thrill of Whale Watching Along the Pacific

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Experience Whale Watching Along the Pacific Whether your vacation takes you to La Jolla, Newport Beach, Huntington Beach, Santa Barbara or Kauai, you can witness some of the Pacific Ocean’s greatest marvels through whale watching. “My pick, year-round, is kayaking off La Jolla Shores,” says Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa Chef Concierge Brett Hamblen. “Located… Read more »

Enjoy SUP Experiences at Your Favorite Meritage Collection Resort

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Enjoy Stand-up Paddleboarding at Your Favorite Meritage Collection Resorts One of the best parts of a beach resort vacation is the endless recreational activities, including the increasingly popular pursuit of stand-up paddleboarding. Meritage Collection luxury resorts including Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, Balboa Bay Resort in Newport Beach, the new Paséa Hotel & Spa opening… Read more »