La Jolla Mom

Katie Dillon is managing editor of La Jolla Mom. A former expat and resident of a Four Seasons Hotel, she's now grounded in the seaside community of La Jolla, CA with her husband, 6-year-old fashionista and needy dog. Loves Pinterest, wine and contributing to other luxury travel sites including Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts food and family blogs, 10Best/USA TODAY Travel and Trekaroo.

The Botanical Building in San Diego's Balboa Park

Fill a day’s itinerary with free things to do in Balboa Park including hiking, playgrounds, gardens, some museums, tours and more.

Buy Six Flags Magic Mountain discount tickets

Six Flags Magic Mountain discount tickets can be bought online or attained in a few other ways so that you can visit this California theme park for less.

The Mission Beach Boardwalk in front of Belmont Park in San Diego.

San Diego is spread out. From Coronado in the south to LEGOLAND in the north, the drive takes across town takes about 45 minutes without traffic (and there will be traffic during special events and the weekday commute). This post should give you an idea of where popular San Diego

InterContinental San Diego - a new downtown luxury hotel.

Take a peek inside the new InterContinental San Diego luxury hotel opening in September 2018.

Barceloneta beach in Barcelona

How the three European cities (Barcelona, Dublin, Berlin) on this list celebrate the work hard, play hard mantra through nightlife, food, culture and more.

Switch to DISH Network

Why switching to DISH was an excellent decision and a special offer should you want to do the same.

Best family hotels in San Diego

A detailed review of the best kid-friendly hotels in San Diego that are loved by locals and visitors.

Guide to Cabrillo National Monument in San Diego

A visitor’s guide to Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego’s National Park, including location, things to do, tide pools and more to explore.

A review of the Singapore Gudetama Cafe.

Gudetama Cafe Singapore is a tribute to everyone’s favorite lazy egg. See what’s on the menu and how to make a reservation.

Join the #SupportingCast Twitter party during the Tony Awards

Join the #SupportingCast Twitter party sponsored by Grant Thornton during the Tony Awards and you could win two tickets to a Broadway show!

Explore the San Diego Bay with Flagship Cruises

Tour the San Diego bay with Flagship on sightseeing, beer, Sunday brunch and other cruises that are favorites of residents and tourists.

Zhujiajiao water town is a great day trip from Shanghai

The ancient water town of Zhujiajiao makes a great day trip from Shanghai, China. Here is what it’s like in photos from street food to canals.