Travel Like A Local


Travel like a Local explores all the fun and interesting things to see and do in beautiful San Diego. Whether you're looking for a good hotel deal, searching for a new restaurant or nightclub or just want something fun to do with the family, our show covers it all! Produced by the San Diego Convention and Visitors Bureau and hosted by long time television news anchor Darlynne Reyes Menkin, this 30 minute travel show explores the best and brightest of San Diego.



Recent Shows


Hotel Indigo and Vin de Syrah - Download

The Gaslamp Quarter has two exciting additions: Hotel Indigo and Vin de Syrah! We'll talk one on one with Pat McTigue, Director of Sales & Marketing for Hotel Indigo and Matt Spencer, owner of Vin de Syrah, a hip spirit & wine parlor.


Published: July 28, 2009


Loews Coronado Resort & Outdoor Movies - Download

Now that summer is here, the Loews Coronado Resort is offering a number of fun activities for guests and locals. We'll have the scoop. Also, the San Diego Parks and Recreation Department has kicked off its outdoor movie screenings. Christine Lafontant has a preview.


Published: June 27, 2009


Little Italy Farmers Market celebrates One Year; Good Boys at La Jolla Playhouse - Download

Throughout the month of June, the popular Little Italy Farmers Market will be celebrating its one year anniversary with lots of fun events. Founder Catt White gives us the scoop on what to expect! Also, a powerful play called "Good Boys" is getting rave reviews at the La Jolla Playhouse. Director Seema Sueko of Mo'olelo Performing Arts Company shares her insight on the play and the often difficult questions surrounding vengeance and responsibility.


Published: June 3, 2009


Rock & Roll Marathon; Art Around Adams - Download

The Rock & Roll Marathon kicks into high gear this weekend. We'll talk with Event Manager Kari Logan about the 12th Annual event... from the runners to the talented musicians. Also, the 6th Annual
"Art Around Adams" is expected to draw a huge crowd. Organizer John Block gives us a
behind-the-scenes look at what's new this year. And- we're giving away tickets to the new Sights & Sips Sunset Cruise. Listen to today's show for details!


Published: May 29, 2009


The Anthology Experience, including Joe Piscopo LIVE! - Download

Known for its outstanding live music and equally impressive menu selections, Anthology has become a popular hot spot in San Diego's nightlife scene. Owners Marsha and Howard Berkson talk about their vision and some of the exciting, upcoming shows this summer. We'll also chat with comedian Joe Piscopo who's performing live at Anthology this weekend!


Published: May 21, 2009


Gator by the Bay; Museum of Man Indian Fair & Market - Download

Peter Oliver previews this weekend's "Gator By the Way." From the fantastic food to amazing bands, it's an event you won't want to miss! Also, the Museum of Man is gearing up for its "26th Annual Indian Fair and Market." We'll talk with Dr. Marilyn Salvador about the one-of-a-kind event and what it means for San Diego.


Published: May 8, 2009


La Jolla Shores Restaurant; Next Level Sailing Summer Adventures - Download

Now that the warm weather is here, La Jolla Shores Restaurant has introduced several new exciting events including Sangria Sundays, Monthly Wine Dinners and Happy Hour specials you won't want to miss. Also, Next Level Sailing is now offering daily excursions! Warren Allen gives us the scoop on the new tours.


Published: April 29, 2009


Rancho Bernardo Inn & La Jolla Cow Parade - Download

A unique self-guided walking tour of 21 amazing water fountains has become a big hit at the Rancho Bernardo Inn. General Manager John Gates shares with us the history and how it all started. He'll also talk about the Inn's special "kidcation" activities and their "GM Gone Mad" promotional Twitter campaign! And, La Jolla's Cow Parade is in full swing. We'll get the latest on this popular exhibit from Operations Manager Michael Kinsman.


Published: April 24, 2009


Busker Festival & Mission Federal Artwalk Festival - Download

The 25th Annual Mission Federal Artwalk Festival is getting ready to kick off in Little Italy. We'll get the inside scoop on what to expect from Sandi Cottrell, Managing Director of Mission Federal Artwalk and April Game, Executive Director of the San Diego Fine Art Society. Also, the Busker Festival at Seaport Village is back! We'll talk with the popular performing duo "Mango Dango" about the two day competition.


Published: April 17, 2009


Introducing the new LoungeSix and La Jolla Playhouse 2009-2010 Season - Download

Hotel Solamar's hip roof-top area has a brand new look and name: LoungeSix! Mark Dibella, Director of Sales & Marketing talks with us about all the exciting new changes to the lounge and hotel. Also, La Jolla Playhouse Artistic Director Christopher Ashley talks about this season's lineup and what theatre goers can expect.


Published: April 8, 2009


Padres Opening Day & Humphreys Concerts by the Bay - Download

With Opening Day just around the corner, Padres fans can feel the excitement. George Stieren of the
San Diego Padres talks about all the festivities surrounding Opening Day and what fans can expect in 2009. Also, tickets for the Humphreys Concerts by the Bay go on sale this weekend. We'll get a preview from Concert Manager Bobbi Brieske.


Published: April 2, 2009


San Diego Zoo gets ready for Elephant Odyssey; San Diego Indie Musical Festival Preview - Download

Rick Scwartz of the San Diego Zoo previews their new "Elephant Odyssey" which will make its debut in May. The 7.5 acre habitat will highlight animals of the past and the present...featuring elephants, lions and California condors. We'll also preview the upcoming San Diego Indie Musical Festival in North Park. The popular event will feature films, local musicians and plenty of food!


Published: March 13, 2009


St. Patty's Day Celebrations; Latino Fil Fest; Del Mar Wine Tasting - Download

Today's show will preview St. Patrick's Day celebrations in the Gaslamp Quarter; the San Diego Latino Film Festival and a first ever California Wine Tasting event in Del Mar.


Published: March 13, 2009


Belmont Park - Download

Belmont Park in Mission Beach is a popular spot with both locals and tourists, and it's no wonder. With all its rides, historical Roller Coaster Ride & the Plunge AND the WaveHouse, it's the place to be. Today's guests include General Manager Wendy Krane of the San Diego Coaster Company, who will talk about what's new. We'll also find out what's new at the Wavehouse with General Manager Aaron Steele.


Published: March 6, 2009


San Diego Film Commission Fundraiser at The Ivy Hotel! - Download

The San Diego Film Commission's Foundation is gearing up for a fabulous March 7th fundraiser at the beautiful Ivy Hotel in Downtown San Diego! Today's guests include Cathy Anderson of the San Diego Film Commission; Kimberly Hale, Chairman of the Board of Directors for the SD Film Commission's Foundation and Paul Krause, Director of Sales & Marketing of the Ivy Hotel.


Published: February 27, 2009


Great Spa Deals;Tower after Hours; IVIC Event Calendar - Download

Blue Marble Spa at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay is offering special local deals AND Valentine's Day packages that are great deals! Also, the Museum of Man is gearing up for its big "Tower After Hours" event and Radka Sandeman of the International Visitor Information Center previews some fun, upcoming weekend events.


Published: February 13, 2009


San Diego Deals: ArtsTix & Museum Month! - Download

It's no secret that San Diego has it all, from great museums to wonderful live theatre. And the best part? You can enjoy all of this and NOT bust your budget. On today's show, Marc Emmelmann of the San Diego Performing Arts League and Executive Director Theresa Kosen of the San Diego Museum Council offer some tips on where to find great deals!


Published: February 6, 2009


Seaforth Boat Rentals; Childrens Museum;Spanish Art Village -