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Opt for a staycation in Little Italy San Diego instead of crossing the pond.

We Live In San Diego My husband and I recently returned from the arch and heal of the boot of Italy.  We had been to the north years ago and soaked in the beauty, culture and of course became two of the thousands of tourists  snapping shots of David, canals, leaning tower, etc,etc,etc. We decided to explore the part of Italy not in the tourist’s guide books.  We stayed at a beach resort or lido as they call an area by the beach named Metaponto.  This...

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Life, Death and the Maldives – R.I.P Tony Hussein Hinde

We Live In San Diego It all started with a phone call from my good friend Eddie Baker. His voice sounded a little more enthused than normal and he said “you are going”. I didn’t know how to respond to that so I played along and said, sounds good but where are we going?  “The Maldives,” he said. The Mal what I replied. “The Maldives" he said again. It’s in Southern Asia, a group of atolls in the Indian Ocean, south-southwest of India. I still...

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