You may or may not be counting down the days, but we’ve got a 3-day weekend coming up! Needing a break, but not wanting to get too far out of town? There is a surprising local getaway that doesn’t get nearly enough notice — Mandalay Bay.
…no, I’m not talking about the Mandalay Bay of Las Vegas fame. And I know what else you’re thinking: Oxnard?? Really??
I was a doubter myself, until Brett and I checked in at The Mandalay Bay Embassy Suites for a quick weekend away.
We still can’t believe it’s 2015 already, let alone that we are now halfway through January! This week’s edition is all about what we are looking forward to in 2015. We are really excited to dive into more of the 805 this year and to share what we learn and experience on our blog. There is so much to do and see in our community and we can’t wait to bring that to you! As always, we would love to hear from you on what some of your favorite local vacation spots, restaurants, shops, activities, etc are so that we can check them out too!
Who’s getting excited for Cinco De Mayo?! I think I can speak for the entire LL805 team that we. love. Mexican food. Any excuse to have chips and salsa, rice and beans, and maybe a margarita or three… we’re IN. We will be compiling a list of some great places to fiesta this May 5th, but in the meantime I took the liberty of listing a few of our favorites. Also, what a happy coincidence that Cinco De Mayo falls on Margarita Monday this year! Have a Cinco de Mayo festivity that we can’t miss?? Let us know!
Lalo’s (a true hidden gem …