San Diego County houses so many wonderful cities within it. There's Carlsbad, Del Mar, Encinitas, Poway, Solana Beach, & much more. The ocean is always nearby & the sun never ceases to kiss your skin. However, Balboa Park has always held a special place in my heart. I used to go there with my family & explore the park, browse the museums, walk across the bridge, & watch plays at The Old Globe

Tank: New Chic (similar) // Top: Thrifted (similar) // Shoes: Rue 21 // (similar) // Skirt: Thrifted (similar) // Purse: Betsey Johnson (similar) // Nail Polish: China Glaze // (similar)

Fred & I made it a goal to explore our own city & state in 2016 & we've been following that pretty effectively. We've visited CarlsbadCoronado, Del MarLa Jolla, OceansideSan Clemente, & just wrapped up a weekend in Palm Springs.  Balboa Park is a bit cooler than some of the inland areas so it wasn't as boiling hot.

I received two One-Day Explorer passes as a birthday gift (back in April), so we decided it was time to utilize them. The passes gave us admission to up to five museums, but had to be used in one day. We spent our time exploring Balboa Park's museums in all their glory. 

See that little sticker on my shirt? It was our proof of entry for the Museum of Man. I'm no longer in school, but I always yearn to learn. Museums are perfect for just that. We visited San Diego Natural History Museum, Reuben H. Fleet Science Center, San Diego Museum of Man, & the Timken Museum of Art.

P.S. Balboa Park is a prime spot for any Pokémon trainers out there. There are tons of PokeStops in the area. If you head over on the weekend, you'll catch your fair share of lures.

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