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6 Reasons Why You Should Drink Coffee While You Travel

Coffee is a universal language all over the globe that speaks happiness. People consume more than 1.6 billion cups of coffee every day on earth. People drink coffee for many reasons and in many ways, but they all enjoy it no matter the details. Coffee addicts like us take coffee more seriously, and it nearly…

1918 Pandemic in California

The Spanish Influenza pandemic of 1918-1920 infected about one quarter of the world population, around 500 Million people.   I did however have a relatively low death rate at about 0.5%.  The influenza was actually misnamed and did not originate in Spain but was named so because it was the only country in Europe that acknowledged…

Beer & Food Pairings

Carlsbad Food Tours is a 3-hour guided walking tour in the village with 6 stops for food, wine, and beer tastings. One of our favorite beer tasting locations is Barrel Republic on State Street. Their Carlsbad location offers an unbeatable 52 beer taps and 6 wine taps. They have also created an excellent beer and…

Journey Birds Acoustic Duo

The Journey Birds acoustic duo (comprised by Keila-Rae and David Jenson) had been making music around the world for the past three years. You can catch them in the San Diego area these days, and find videos, galleries, show dates at theJourneyBirds.com! Music has the power to transport us to another time and place. The…

Plant-Based Food Coach Ben Mastracco

Ben’s journey with food started at a young age.  His mom was a recipe developer and food stylist for over 30 years, and it was working in the kitchen with her where he fell in love with food. Following some major injuries in high school,  Ben became very curious about health and wellness, and earned…

7 Reasons Why Supporting a Charity is Good Business

  More businesses are discovering advantages of supporting charitable causes with corporate donations.  Here are 7 reasons why your company should support a charity: 1.  What is good for the community is good for your company Supporting a local charity will build respect and your reputation in your community.  It will also make your community a…

Global Tours Connect

Global Tours Connect is the first industry-forward collaborative online booking platform created by tour operators for tour operators. Working in partnership with FareHarbor and led by independent food tour operators Lauren McCabe Herpich of Local Food Adventures in Oakland, California, and Midgi Moore, CCTP of Juneau Food Tours in Juneau, Alaska, Global Tours Connect provides an online destination for guests…

10 Delicious Local Food Places in Carlsbad

Carlsbad is a small coastal city in northern San Diego County and an excellent place to have a relaxing vacation in. So, while you live in a vSublet nearby, you need to know which local food experiences you must try. This list is in no particular order. Everyone likes different themes and cuisines. So, here…

Striving For Sustainability In Our Tours

Day-To-Day Operation Changes We are switching to paperless ticketing and eliminate paper waste! So that, we can check customer tickets on their smartphones. We are planning to eliminate paper handouts and converting to QR Codes Offer advice and provide information on how guests and employees can take advantage of environmentally friendly modes of transportation, like biking, train, and other public transport. Our tours are environmentally friendly walking tours. On Your Tours & Activities We strive to eliminate single-use plastic waste by asking our customers to bring reusable water bottles. We keep our tour sizes small and staggered as this has a lower impact on local flora and fauna than hundreds of people visiting an area at once. An added benefit – amid ongoing COVID-19 concerns guests favor smaller group sizes for health and safety reasons as well! We clean up…

Striving For Sustainability In Our Tours

Day-To-Day Operation Changes We are switching to paperless ticketing and eliminate paper waste! So that, we can check customer tickets on their smartphones. We are planning to eliminate paper handouts and converting to QR Codes Offer advice and provide information on how guests and employees can take advantage of environmentally friendly modes of transportation, like biking, train, and other public transport. Our tours are environmentally friendly walking tours.   Offer training and information to your employees on how to be more environmentally responsible. On Your Tours & Activities We strive to eliminate single-use plastic waste by asking our customers to bring reusable water bottles Keeping the tour sizes small and staggered as this has a lower impact on local flora and fauna than hundreds of people visiting an area at once. An added benefit – amid ongoing COVID-19 concerns…

Striving For Sustainability In Our Tours

Day-To-Day Operation Changes We are switching to paperless ticketing and eliminate paper waste! So that, we can check customer tickets on their smartphones. We are planning to eliminate paper handouts and converting to QR Codes Offer advice and provide information on how guests and employees can take advantage of environmentally friendly modes of transportation,…

10 More Reasons to be Jealous of Carlsbad

Do not be jealous!  It is not Carlsbad’s fault that it is such an incredibly fantastic place to live, work and play. Here is a list of 10 reasons that this little slice of paradise truly is where you want to be.   The Food Carlsbad has some of the best restaurants in San Diego…