Find Balance at a Nearby Yoga Studio

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With benefits like improved strength and energy and decreased stress and anxiety, it’s no wonder that yoga is so popular. Modern yoga utilizes a combination of physical poses, breathing exercises and meditation to promote a healthy body and mind. There are several yoga studios in downtown San Diego – if you’d like to find simply […]

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An East Village Secret: Cookies at 5&A Dime

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Less than half a mile from IDEA1 there is a fabulous locally owned clothing store featuring uniquely designed artisan tees, hoodies, and accessories. 5&A Dime has been a fixture of San Diego’s eclectic downtown shopping scene since 2004 and is a testament to the level of support residents offer to innovative one-of-a-kind shops in the East Village. […]

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How To Entertain Out-Of-Towners In San Diego

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Living in the dynamic East Village of San Diego, you are bound to have family and friends calling on you to host, entertain, and make sightseeing suggestions for their trip. When choosing an itinerary for these out-of-town guests, help them embrace the lifestyle of the locals and enjoy quintessential California activities. In San Diego, this means […]

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4 Notable Sights to See in Balboa Park

IDEA1 is just six minutes from a place where culture and nature meet. It’s known as Balboa Park, and this 1,200-acre property features lush gardens, seventeen museums, and so much more. The park’s site is one of the oldest in the country and just some of what visitors can see and do include: The San Diego […]

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Things To Do: The San Diego Underground Film Festival

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The Tenth Avenue Arts Center is a gem of San Diego’s East Village. Hosting artists from all over the globe, the Tenth Avenue Arts Center functions as a Mecca for the culturally attuned. The Arts Center has been a thriving part of the East Village for a decade and has offered up everything from avant-garde stage shows […]

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Look Forward To Africa Rocks At The San Diego Zoo

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Africa is a land of lush jungles, endless desert, and scenic coastlines. With a large variety of terrains, it’s home to a wide variety of spectacular species that call these landscapes home. While the continent is hundreds of miles away, San Diego residents can lay their eyes on these amazing ecosystems at a new exhibit coming […]

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