With its surf and skateboard roots, historic wooden pier, tucked-away harbor and nearby former Spanish mission, the coastal city of Oceanside has something for every type of traveler. Between downtown O’Side (as the locals affectionately call it) and its hipper adjoining neighborhood, South O, you’ll find local boutiques, craft coffee shops, stellar restaurants and museums, including one dedicated entirely to surf culture. With kids back in school, fall is the perfect time to explore this laid-back Southern California beach town. From where to stay and shop to the best places to grab pastries, brews, bites and more, here’s how to spend a full day out in Oceanside.
It’s time to skip the mundane activities and do something WILD. We’re talking skinny dipping, haunted hiking and walking down into a basement for an unexpected dining experience. For the wild at heart, we’ve paired seven Southern California activities with our favorite Wild By Nature CBD products…to help us chill out just a bit.
If you’re ready for a glow up but aren’t sure where to begin, Brow House in Newport Beach is the place to start. Permanent makeup may seem like a big step, but it’s actually not as much of a commitment as you might think. Unlike traditional tattooing, which is painful and lasts a lifetime, this treatment focuses only on the shallow layers of the skin by injecting pigments that will be broken down by the body over time. For inspiration, we’ve turned to three of the most gorgeous stars in showbiz. Read on to find out how you can master the looks of these 3 glam celebs.
Southern California is no stranger to luxurious five-star hotels and resorts. From gorgeous beachfront favorites to exquisite mountainside lodges, The Golden State’s surplus of stellar stays is a marvel in its own right. But an even rarer gem, even on the west coast, is a hotel that can truly transport its guests, evoking memories and visions of divine destinations from all over the world. Whether it’s carefully chosen decor, extravagant eats or an enticing ambiance, these six SoCal stays all harness the unique ability to help guests truly escape and embark on adventure in a city far away.
Between their loyal demeanor and affectionate attitude, it’s obvious why dogs have been dubbed “man’s best friend.” They are always happy to see you, they never complain about having to go somewhere and they’ll even put on a show in exchange for a treat! Dogs do so much to fill our hearts with happiness, and in return, our only priority is to give these furry friends the best life possible!
Sunshine, the open road, wind whipping through your hair—there’s something about taking a long drive through the desert that stirs up feelings of true adventure. And while we all know that what matters is the journey and not the destination, these three Omni Resort locations are definitely worth the trip.
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Whether you’re visiting San Diego for the weekend or you’re a long-time local, there’s always something new to do and explore. From the glistening ocean to the endless amount of delicious restaurants, San Diego is the ultimate place to put a smile on your face. If you can squeeze all of these activities into one day—go for it—otherwise, just planning one or two is enough to make it the best day ever. Come on, let’s go!
Football szn is officially here, which means it’s time to throw on your jersey and head to the nearest pub! We’ve been waiting months for another reason to drink beer, and now we’ve got one. But before you turn on the tube and spend your Sundays on the couch, we’d like to introduce our favorite sports bars in Greater Palm Springs. With beer on draft, tasty fare and plenty of flat screens for optimal viewing, you’ll quickly realize why these 10 pubs are total touchdowns. Here’s to big punts and even bigger pints!
As you’re beach cruising in Santa Monica and you see this vibrant, mesmerizing home, it will make you stop mid pedal. The striking color combinations matched with the sandy beach that is only steps away looks like it came straight off the set of Aqua’s 1997 hit “Barbie Girl” that we all know the lyrics to.
Pamper yourself from head to toe at these luxury wellness spots in La Quinta! From manis and pedis to blowouts and body glazes, there is no shortage of salons and spas that will leave you feeling relaxed and beautiful. So go ahead, treat yourself like a queen with a day of primping and pampering—you deserve it.
Sunshine, the open road, wind whipping through your hair—there’s something about taking a long drive through the desert that stirs up feelings of true adventure. And while we all know that what matters is the journey and not the destination, Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa is worth the trip.