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Flying, Driving, and Sailing Extreme Experiences!
September 14, 2014

10 Extreme Flying, Driving and Sailing Experiences You Need to Do

in Mancation Blog by James Hills
Extreme experiences like these we found, allow you to escape from your daily grind and be something awesome - even for just a few days. They are also perfect as a father's day or birthday gift and of course - any of these would make an incredible bachelor party idea too! Don't worry if you drive a minivan to work and you sip your light beer during the week, every so often it's time to take that…
Solare Ristorante San Diego
September 11, 2014

A Visit to Solare Restaurant in San Diego

in Mancation Blog by James Hills
A scene from Top Gun was filmed here, their bartender loves to create artisanal tequila cocktails and to top it off, San Diego Magazine's readers just named their chef, Accursio Lota, as "Best Chef" in San Diego - so who was I to say no when they approached us recently and invited us to stop by for dinner! Honestly, I am not typically a fan of Italian because I usually associate it with kitschy…
5 Reasons Why Carmel By-The-Sea is a Great Guys Weekend Destination
September 09, 2014

Five Reasons to visit Carmel California for a Guys Weekend

in Mancation Blog by James Hills
If you aren't familiar with Carmel California, I bet you are familiar with it's cousins of Pebble Beach and Monterey. Don't worry though, there's a lot to offer in Carmel itself including a great beach, great food, unparalleled driving experiences in Big Sur, sports, and of course it is one of the most dog friendly cities in America. Oh yeah and many celebrities call Carmel home so don't be…
Carmel Country Inn - Pet Friendly Bed and Breakfast
September 08, 2014

A Romantic Escape to the Carmel Country Inn

in Romantic Getaways by James Hills
Last month, Heather and I set forth to escape the summer heat in San Diego and head north to Carmel-by-the-Sea, located just south of San Francisco. Our host on this trip was the absolutely beautiful Carmel Country Inn, a bed and breakfast that offered us a 2 bedroom suite.
NewAir AW-121E Review
August 30, 2014

Review of NewAir AW-121E Wine Cooler

in Mancation Blog by James Hills
Usually when I talk about wine here it is me traveling to find some or enjoying a glass at a fine restaurant. Today though I am going to share my experience with the NewAir AW-121E wine cooler. I have been thinking about getting something like this for quite a while but it was always one of those things that was "nice to have" but the money would be better spent elsewhere. However about 3 weeks…
Don Loco Tequila Bartenders at San Diego Spirits Festival
August 24, 2014

Fun, Friends, and High Spirits at San Diego Spirits Festival!

in Mancation Blog by James Hills
You've been to beer fests and wine festivals but there aren't that many spirits festivals that are open to the public unfortunately. If you are a fan of spirits and craft cocktails it seems that you're passion is best explored at a bar buying expensive cocktails and new liquors only to find out that you made an expensive mistake and are forced to either finish or let it go to waste. The San Diego…
2015 Dodge Challenger Review
August 23, 2014

2015 Dodge Challenger Review

in Mancation Blog by Sugar Jones
Driving down any highway in America, it's clear that the classic muscle car is no longer just an object to be restored to former glory, but a modern machine to be enjoyed today. For the last several years, car manufacturers have been bringing the best of the old body styles together with the latest in technology and engineering. The most recent, and quite possibly the BEST modern muscle car is…
Salmon Fishing in Alaska
August 17, 2014

Salmon Fishing Adventures in Alaska

in Mancation Blog by James Hills
Who said that taking a cruise is the only way to enjoy the coastline of Alaska? For the ultimate adventure, we highly recommend looking into an Alaskan salmon fishing expedition! From rustic camping to luxury lodges there is something for almost every budget in Alaska. One of the most popular lodges is the Waterfall Resort, which was original founded as a cannery in 1912. Today, that historic…