Entries by Caroline Smith

Review: Is this San Diego’s best luxury hotel

REVIEW:  Fairmont Grand Del Mar Review WHERE Southern California is known for its great climate, its laid-back vibe and its beaches. Surfing, golf, tennis and spa are favourite activities of the locals (in particular, the well-heeled and celebrity locals which are in greater concentration here than elsewhere on the planet). So, it’s no surprise savvy visitors […]

How to ‘speak easy’ in San Diego

  San Diego has some of the coolest speakeasies in the USA, where cocktails range from the retro to the rarified, wild to wonderful and mixologists are the new celebrities. Hundred Proof A few minutes outside downtown, Hundred Proof is a newer, classy bar and restaurant (and less a classic speakeasy as it is not […]