5 San Diego Bike Trails That Are Worth a Ride

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There are several San Diego bike trails and paths that are perfect for both avid enthusiasts and casual riders – though some are more strenuous than others, all of these trails are relatively easy, flat, and make for a great half-day ride outdoors. Pack a sandwich and some water and take off on one of these 5 San Diego bike trails.
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La Jolla Wedding Planning Guide

Holiday season is a popular time for couples to get engaged but once he puts a ring on that finger, now what? January is the perfect month to get a jump start on wedding planning. If you are feeling overwhelmed, don’t worry! We have you covered. Whether you are planning your own wedding or hiring a pro, we compiled a guide of wedding services available in La Jolla. Here is the ultimate La Jolla Wedding Planning Guide:

mbrideBridal Gown: Finding the perfect bridal gown that fits well and looks amazing is important for every bride. Hot trend for 2014 is pink wedding gowns.
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Travel Tips for Chargers Fans Heading to Denver

999923_10151915310002713_23691678_nChargers beat the Cincinatti Bengals on Sunday and next up, Bolts take on the Broncos in Denver. Are you a die hard Chargers fan planning on travel to Denver this weekend? If you are one of the lucky ones to snag a play off ticket, we found travel tips for Charger fans heading to Denver.
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Transportation Options on New Year’s Eve

Depositphotos_4585443_sRing in the New Year responsibly, don’t drink and drive. New Year’s Eve celebrations are happening all around La Jolla and San Diego. If you plan on consuming alcoholic beverages, it’s important to have a transportation plan. Either have a designated driver or save a limo or taxi service phone number into your phone. Extra law enforcement will be patrolling roadways to try and catch drunk drivers. DUI patrols and checkpoints will be scheduled throughout the County until Jan. 1. Here are several transportation options available to you in La Jolla and San Diego on New Year’s Eve:
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La Jolla High School Preparing For Homecoming Weekend

The beginning of the school year at La Jolla High means dazzling Friday night light’s, excited students, and the highly anticipated first dance – Homecoming. The school’s annual Homecoming festivities are taking place this weekend and should be the highlight of the year for many students. Along with the football game and dance, many preparations are taken to make sure that this Saturday evening will a night to remember for years to come. Here is a first hand look at some of the businesses in La Jolla that will be helping make sure this weekend is a success.

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Local La Jolla Businesses Opening Doors At The San Diego Airport

If you have recently flown out of the San Diego airport, chances are your retail and food selections were very slim. Earlier this year, all vendors were closed down in preparation for the long awaited airport expansion. Luckily, an abundant number of new restaurants and stores are set to open in the upcoming months. As part of the airports $1 billion “Green Build” expansion, the number of vendors will expand from 55 to 87.

Popular eatery, Phil's BBQ, will be debuting at terminal 2

Popular eatery, Phil’s BBQ, will be debuting at terminal 2

With a strong focus on local businesses, the airports Concession Development Program decided to sign leases with locally known San Diego establishments. Even a number of La Jolla businesses have made their mark. From our famous seafood to Mexican flavors, the airport has San Diego’s wide range of culinary tastes covered. Restaurants include Phil’s BBQ, Saffron, Pacifica Restaurant, Stone Brewing Company, Emerald Express, Jack In The Box, and Bankers Hill Restaurant & Bar. Your favorite restaurants in La Jolla that can also be enjoyed at the airport include Pannikin Coffe & Tea and Garden by Tender Greens. Nationally established vendors include The Counter MINI, California Pizza Kitchen, Firewood Cafe, and Red Mango.

Warwicks of La Jolla

Warwicks of La Jolla

Shopping options are not to be forgotten either! Now you can buy this years fashion trends while traveling. Brooks Brothers, Swarovski, The Sharper Image, Sunglass Hut, Clinique, Duty Free Americas, and Brighton Collectibles are among the new retailers opening. La Jollas own Warwicks will be the premier bookstore for the airport. KUSI News, Bay books, Gaslamp News, 10News, CNBC News San Diego, Old Town News & Market, and Jer’s Chocolates are the local San Diego businesses opening as well. Not forgetting San Diegos world class golf courses, a PGA Tour Shop & Grill will also open focusing on fresh cuisine where you can watch golf 24/7.

Two Be Relax Spa locations will also be opening. Paying attention to time-sensitive needs, these spas will be able to supply travelers with manicures, pedicures, facials, and massages. Whether you have a 1 hour flight to Vegas or 11 hour flight to Tokyo, you can now relax and get glamorous prior to departing.

The Concession Development Program will revive the entire airports shopping and dining experience. With new openings throughout all the terminals, a notable part of the expansion is Sunset Cove. Going to be located in the newly expanded terminal 2, Sunset Cove will be home to numerous new vendors and have floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the airfield. Travelers will also be happy to know that the Airport Authority is requiring vendors to comply with a strict pricing policy. This limits them to street pricing with only an additional 10%. This means customers will pay lower prices compared to other airports.

Newly expanded terminal 2 with Sunset Cove

Newly expanded terminal 2 with Sunset Cove

10 new gates, a dual level roadway separating arrivals and departures, 12 new security lanes, and these new concessions will make traveling in and out of San Diego easier than ever. Look out for these improvements arriving late 2013!

Photos shared from Pacific Inn, Turner Construction, Voice of San Diego, & Media Porternovelli.

La Jolla Airport Transportation Provides Benefits to Business Travelers

If you are a business or corporate agent who travels frequently, you appreciate and understand the need for a quality transportation service.  Especially in a new city, a transportation service can help you maximize your time and can also make your business trip more enjoyable.

For business travelers flying into San Diego, a La Jolla airport transportation service can be scheduled to pick you up directly from the airport and can bring you to your hotel, meeting or conference.  Travelers are able to avoid long lines and wait times at rental car kiosks and during their trip, do not have to worry about costly parking fees.

In addition, many companies that provide airport transportation in La Jolla also offer their services to locations throughout the San Diego County.  With professional service from a transportation company, business travelers who are unfamiliar with the area have a reliable chauffeur to bring them from one location to the next.  After a long flight or business meeting, you won’t have to worry about getting lost or navigating through downtown traffic.

A final benefit of a transportation company is the private and personalized service.  Business travelers do not have to share their vehicle, make unnecessary stops, and can use the travel time effectively to make calls or work on their laptop.  Furthermore, if you need to impress a client during your visit, you can arrange for a luxury vehicle to pick them up and bring them to your business meeting or event.

If you have upcoming business travel to the San Diego area, look through our directory of local airport transportation companies.  You can easily book your reservations online or by telephone and arrange for service from the airport to any of the hotels in La Jolla.  The companies we list offer prompt and reliable service and are sure to enhance any business trip.

Benefits of Private La Jolla Transportation Services

Private transportation is often perceived as a service reserved for celebrations or special events such as a wedding, anniversary or birthday.  While private La Jolla transportation services are available for these events, and will enhance any night out on the town, the average La Jolla vacationer also benefits from hiring private transportation.

Private transportation services are ideal for eager vacationers who are ready to begin their trip.  When you reserve a vehicle from one of the reputable transportation companies in La Jolla, you are guaranteed that a professional driver will be awaiting your arrival at the airport.  Also, unlike a shuttle service, you will be escorted directly to your hotel, without having to make stops for other passengers.

For families who are visiting San Diego, a private transportation service is the preferred way to explore the city.  Reliable service is available to any of the popular tourist attractions including Sea World, the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Safari Park.  At these theme parks, families are able to skip parking lines and daily parking fees.  In addition, many transportation companies offer competitive and affordable flat rate fees to these destinations, allowing visitors to make the most of their Southern California vacation.

Business travelers who are staying at nearby hotels in La Jolla often find private transportation services more convenient with direct routes to and from the airport, as well as to locations throughout San Diego.  In addition, with a transportation service, business travelers do not have to worry about navigating through the city and are able to sit back and relax after a long flight or day of meetings.  Some transportation services also offer discounted corporate rates for returning business travelers.

Other benefits of a private transportation service include clean vehicles, professional drivers who are familiar with the area, and travel on your personal schedule with reliable pick up and drop off times.  Whether you need airport transportation or a taxi service, finding transportation in La Jolla is simple with our online directory.  With several options, there is sure to be a listing to meet your personal budget and transportation needs.