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Welcome to San Diego!

Welcome to San Diego!

    Dear Happy Visitors, Welcome to San Diego!  I originally wrote this when my wife and I were hosting guests through Airbnb.  Although we aren’t doing it any more, the tips below should be pretty helpful – especially if you are staying in the North Park/South Park area (or like good food and great … Continue reading

Brabant Bar & Cafe – San Diego warmth, Belgian flavors

Brabant Bar & Cafe – San Diego warmth, Belgian flavors

Living a stone’s throw from San Diego’s 30th Street has some amazing perks if you like great food and high-quality beer.  While the communities  along this culinary cruise haven’t quite reached their European brethren’s pedestrian and bike-friendly orientation (yet), one new spot has combined an authentic approach to Belgian fare, a Belgian beer heavy menu … Continue reading

Buona Forchetta: I heart you, South Park

I.love.South.Park.  There, I said it.  I love my community in North Park, of course, but South Park is just, well, special.  South Park, the northern portion of Greater Golden Hill in San Diego, is like a small town tucked away inside of a very large city. My favorite source for details about the community is … Continue reading

Review – Alchemy Restaurant in South Park

Alchemy is a New American, full service restaurant in South Park. This visit was 8/5/12, a Sunday, about 6:30 pm. Ambiance: It was about half full but didn’t feel crowded, the big tree sculpture adds a nice feel. Service: My server was great.   Very knowledgeable and attentive without being pushy. Price: Less than $15 for a carrot muscarpone … Continue reading