Shroom Caves

As Solana Beach’s worst kept secret, it seems that almost every local San Diegan has at least heard of the Shroom Caves. The tall, sandstone caves that are visible from the 5 freeway are a favorite hangout spot among local teenagers, and a canvas  for graffiti artists. I first heard of this place as a … More Shroom Caves

The Saxony Swing

Hiding in the heart of Encinitas is a place straight out of your average Indie film: The Saxony Swing. Named after the road you can find it on, this spot is on the intersection of Quail Gardens Road and Saxony Road, in a sweet little canyon. The first time I was brought here, we went down … More The Saxony Swing

San Francisco Part 2

As a mecca for the young and artistic, San Francisco is home to some of the most amazing architectural and artistic feats in the wold. I love everything about this amazing city, but the stunning beauty of every buiding and structure here is probably my favorite part about it all. So without further ado, let’s … More San Francisco Part 2

Devil’s Den

The first (and last) time I took a drive out to the arid suburbia that is Valley Center, I stumbled upon a very mysterious little bit of history. Can you even imagine the concept? It’s 100+ degrees out, you’re trekking through Hellhole Canyon, and you happen to discover what appears to be an abandoned hippie … More Devil’s Den