San Diego is one of the country’s most popular vacation spots because of its year-long sunny, seasonal weather, beautiful views, incredible restaurants, and vibrant culture. One of the biggest draws is its massive variety of water-based activities. For Arizonians looking to escape the summer heat or the winter chill and hit sunny beaches and bays, San Diego represents a close-proximity vacation spot with a seemingly endless menu of options.
If you’re like many Arizonans, you’re looking for safe, healthy ways that you can get out of the house during this national crisis. One great way to escape cabin fever is to head to Arizona’s state parks, which remain open for hiking and outdoor recreation.
To get started, check out the list of parks online and pick one that looks intriguing. There are 23 parks where you can get a breath of fresh air and explore the trails. No matter what part of the state you set your sights on, there will be a park for you. There are maps and descriptions of each park available at
Whether you're a parent just getting away or a college student on vacation from classes, spring break is something that everybody looks forward to. While you're probably counting down the days until spring break begins, there are a few rules you should follow to keep yourself safe when you're out there having fun.
Planning a vacation and all the “to do” things on your list can be exciting, but one thing we often forget to plan for is exercise. Give yourself a break and accept you may not be able to work out as much as you would at home, though the last thing you want though is to return home and step on the scale and find out you are 10 pound heavier and can’t button your pants. Believe it or not, it is possible to have a fantastic time, eat amazing food and not come home feeling guilty - all you need to do is prepare in advance.
Pack realistically for success
You can’t pack a treadmill or dumbbells in your...
With the holidays winding down and the new year starting, Vacasa decided it was the perfect time to take a closer look at last year’s travel trends and created data-driven predictions for 2020. AZ Foothills spoke with Sarah Tatone, head of communications at Vacasa, to give an inside look on this year’s hottest travel trends to look out for.
Dogs will play a huge role in deciding were travelers go on vacation
When looking for a place to stay on their vacations, travelers are more likely to consider a place to stay if they provide accommodations for their dogs rather than leaving...