Posts tagged "Gaslamp"
History in the bar

History in the bar

It never ceases to amaze me what I learn about San Diego’s history now that I have a better appreciation of its past. Newly opened Courtyard by Marriott at 6th and J St has rooftop bar, The Nolen, on the 14th floor with captivating views. Of course, sunsets are beautiful but there is more than...
Pumpkin waffles and rum French toast

Pumpkin waffles and rum French toast

Café 222, 2nd and Island, was a trend setter with inspirational breakfasts years ago and became famous for owner Terryl Gavre’s pumpkin waffle. I still have the recipe as it was featured in magazines and who could forget the famous ad with the waffle on Terryl’s head.   The restaurant keeps making great food and...
Hard Rock, hip and interesting too

Hard Rock, hip and interesting too

Such a fun opportunity to tour the Hard Rock Hotel in the Gaslamp area and I came away impressed. A vibe manager keeps 52 music zones throughout the hotel singing along, guests choose type of music for their room and Fender guitars are supplied for the idle rock star ready to spring out in a...
MLiss Travels

MLiss Travels