Adventure Chronicles: Exploring San Diego’s Deserts, Ghost Towns, & UFOs

In the interest of investigating the barren lands east of our bustling metropolis, the Adventure Chronicles gang set out on yet another expedition – choosing to ignore what would surely be extreme heat given that temperatures in the city were already approaching 90 degrees. Alas, we decided to hit the open road and head into San Diego’s deserts: past the Anza Borrego and into the scorching wilderness of the Jacumba Valley and the abandoned Ghost Town of Mountain Meadows.

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Adventure Chronicles: Tacos, Border Bartering, & Drive-Ins

For those of us adventure junkies, the excitement of discovering new places or exploring the uncharted is as necessary as the water we drink. Since the Find it La Jolla Visitor Center’s recent grand opening, my thirst for insider knowledge and adventure has once again increased – and what better way to explore native territory than a few road trips?

Introducing the brand-new Adventure Chronicles, your newest guide to all things awesome this side of the Mississippi! I’ll be providing you with the chance to explore California’s secrets from the comfort of your own home, or if you choose, the way to get to them; check the blog every other Travel Tuesday for tales of my expeditions to unique restaurants, abandoned ghost towns, weird sculptures, and more.

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