When you leave a place there are always so many things you wished you would have done, and hope you do when you return. Or even worse the places you that you crave while you are gone.
Here are few of mine for San Diego and the surrounding area:
Of Course Real Mexican Food!
Adobada Street Tacos from Tacos El Gordo – in SD and TJ
Taco Bell #3 in Tijuana
California Burrito from Lolita’s
Salsa from Maurice’s Mexican Food on Adams Ave.
Nachos from La Salsa (I know it’s a chain but I haven’t found one in the Midwest)
TJ Hotdogs and Corn from Lucha Libre
Vegetarian Mexican from Pokez
Senor Mangos - Fresh Smoothies
Bombay Coast in Claremont Square - Mango Masala from
Crazee Burger - Fries from (The burgers are better in WI though)
Kim’s Deli – Manhandler, Chargers, and Gourmet Tuna - they were cheap for being so loaded, I
love Jackie and some of my best memories were made at the tables outside
Sara, Linda, and Jill’s Cooking – they kept me healthy and made me try new types of food
Tropical Star - Empanadas, Plantains Sweet and Fried
Mexican Bakeries – Pan Dulce and Fresh Bread - Mariela’s Aunt’s in Tecate is the best!
Bronx Pizza – hot owner and the best NY pizza outside of NYC
Things to Do
All the Tastes Especially Taste of Hillcrest
Beer Tastings / Fests – A great place to find them is City Beat’s Beer Club
Watch Culture Shock perform especially the Hip Hop Show Case
“Free Shows” at Cricket Amipthearte – one of the great perks of my job
Walk the Beach – IB or La Jolla Shores
Sailing with Capt. Mike through Southwestern College
Wakeboarding with Wakeboard San Diego
Hanging out at the Martgomery’s
Spending the weekend at Tanks
Salsa Dancing at Venezuelan Parties
Tubing and camping at La Jolla Indian Reservation
Visiting La Casa Hogar Las Memorias in Colina La Morita, Tijuana, MX
Water Station at the Rockin Roll Marathon
Things I Wanted to Do
Bonfire on the Beach
Watch the San Diego Derby Girls
See more shows at the Hollywood Bowl
Makeout with a Celebrity ….