Search Results for: merilee kern

San Diego Scene: Opening Day at the Del Mar Races
Travel / Who's Who

San Diego Scene: Opening Day at the Del Mar Races

Opening Day at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club on July 17th is no quiet affair. It’s a thrilling event that attracts more than 45,000 race fans, socialites and those who simply love to see and be seen—in the scene. These folks flock to the racetrack for a kinetic atmosphere filled […]

Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort: Perfection on the Yucatán Peninsula
Travel

Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort: Perfection on the Yucatán Peninsula

While the all-inclusive resort industry has long suffered what I’ll call an “image problem,” particularly among the luxury travel set, the concept is not only single-handedly redeemed, but entirely elevated and profoundly redefined, at Grand Velas Riviera Maya. This magnificent, one-of-a-kind oceanfront resort has everything you would expect from a […]

Modern Mediterranean at Cusp Dining & Drinks La Jolla
Travel

Modern Mediterranean at Cusp Dining & Drinks La Jolla

If you are looking for a chic and sophisticated San Diego dining spot with an ocean view to die for, then check out Cusp Dining and Drinks. Perched high on the 11th floor of the Kimpton Hotel La Jolla, this eatery is where you come to slow down, linger over […]

Hilton Carlsbad Resort Proffers Pleasure Packages
Travel

Hilton Carlsbad Resort Proffers Pleasure Packages

With its prime seaside location on the northwest end of San Diego County, the Hilton Carlsbad Oceanfront Resort & Spa has been steadily building buzz since its summer 2012 grand opening. Understandable as this property is located directly across from Ponto Beach, offering gorgeous panoramic ocean and sunset views, and […]

LEGOLAND Resort Hopping How To’s
Travel

LEGOLAND Resort Hopping How To’s

By Merilee Kern, ‘The Luxe List’ Executive Editor With the addition of the LEGOLAND Water Park and the SEA LIFE Aquarium to the LEGOLAND California Resort, it may be hard to imagine how you could see and do it all–even with the available“1-Day Resort Hopper” ticket option. I’m here to […]