Carlsbad Blog

5 Fun Farms to Visit in North County San Diego this Fall

Enjoy the change in the seasons during the fall months with a visit to one of several farms in North County. Take advantage of apples and other farm-fresh fruits and vegetables during your visit. You can also get a peek of the various animals that call these farms home and some unique additions that you […]

September 20th, 2017 by Property Alliance

Top 5 Paddle Boarding Spots around San Diego and North County

Paddleboarding, or stand-up paddling (SUP) is quite popular in Southern California; it appeals to a lot of folks in the watersports community for its appeal of surfing and kayaking. People also love it because it allows a wider range of athletic types to get involved and enjoy being out on the gorgeous waters of San […]

August 28th, 2017 by Property Alliance

Our Top 5 Outdoor Dining Spots in North County San Diego

Image: Pacific Coast Grill/Facebook With almost perfect weather year-round, eating al fresco is a must. Many of the spots on our list of the best outdoor dining spots in North County are either on or close to the water, but that wasn’t a requirement to make our list. We look for inviting spots with great […]

July 21st, 2017 by Property Alliance

Best Beaches in North County San Diego

Moonlight State Beach Yelp/Stephen A. Sand, surf, and sun go hand in hand in California. If you’re searching for some of the best beaches in California, look no further than North County San Diego. There are miles of pristine sand and clear water to enjoy swimming, surfing, and just about any other ocean side activity […]

June 23rd, 2017 by Property Alliance

Weekend Adventures: Keys Creek Lavender Farm

When you think about visiting a farm you probably think about seeing animals and maybe even feeding them. But, when you visit Keys Creek Lavender Farm in Northern San Diego County, it’s anything but your typical farm visit. For starters, Keys Creek Lavender Farm is San Diego’s only USDA certified lavender farm. Courtesy: On eight […]

May 25th, 2017 by Property Alliance

5 Best Places for a North County Spring Break Staycation

Carlsbad Seapoint Resort in California

Photo: Carlsbad Seapoint Resort When it comes to spring break you don’t necessarily need to hop on the next flight out of town. That’s especially true when you live in a place where many other people flock to for vacation! North County San Diego is full of things to do and luxurious resorts to stay. […]

March 21st, 2017 by Property Alliance

Oceanside’s Hottest Restaurants

608 Restaurant in Oceanside, CA

Photo Credit: 608 Oceanside website Oceanside, California is home to warm, sandy beaches and plenty of outdoor activities. It is also home to a variety of restaurants that allow you to take in the gorgeous views of Oceanside while enjoying a fabulous meal. What are some of the hottest restaurants in Oceanside? Take a look […]

February 23rd, 2017 by Property Alliance

Fall Fun: A Day Trip to Julian

Families at Eagle Mining Company in Julian, CA

Photo: Eagle Mining Company The tiny town of Julian is only a 60 mile drive northeast of San Diego, but it feels like you have stepped back in time. This cute gold rush town is exactly what you have dreamed the Wild West would have looked like. And if you’re in the mood for fall, […]

October 20th, 2016 by Property Alliance

Day Trip: Best Wineries to Visit in Temecula

Temecula Valley is home to some pretty amazing wineries; with over two dozen wineries and almost four thousand acres of producing vineyards, you will have no problem finding the perfect winery to spend your day at, with a vast array of wines to choose from.   Here are our favorite wineries to visit on a […]

September 16th, 2016 by Property Alliance

4 Can’t Miss North County Family Adventures

Summer in San Diego doesn’t have to end when school starts. Keep the fun alive, and enjoy the beautiful weather with these exciting summer adventures. We love having the water and beach so close to home that we can play all year round!   Paddle Planet in Carlsbad Paddle Planet is an all-inclusive paddle company […]

September 1st, 2016 by Property Alliance