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Hello Fellow Traveler! I'm the Emmy-winning founder and publisher of The Local Tourist. I've got insatiable curiosity, wanderlust, and an incurable need to use my words. Thanks for joining me as I explore "drive by towns." I hope you'll pull over and stay awhile!

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Matt Hensler is an award-winning marketing executive with a passion for food, events, fashion and travel.

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Life without champagne is not a life worth living. Trust me on this.

~ Gourmet Rambler

 

 

Recent News from the TLTeam

First Drive-in Theater in Camden, New Jersey in 1933

Southern California's beautiful weather makes it the perfect place for outdoor movies. If you're looking for a fun and affordable night out, here are San Diego's drive-in movie theaters.


Strawberry Picking

There's nothing like getting out into the field and picking your own berries.


Two Lane Gems Tour, Vol. 1

Last October I began a companion site to The Local Tourist that highlights what I like to call "Two Lane Gems."


Pushkin Restaurant - photo by Gary Payne for Travelzoo

Save 45% on dinner or lunch for two at Pushkin Restaurant in the Gaslamp Quarter in downtown San Diego.


Flagship Tours and USS Midway

With the Go San Diego Card you pay one price and receive admission to more than 40 San Diego attractions. Included in this list are the San Diego Zoo, the USS Midway Museum, Belmont Park, and the San Diego Air and Space Museum. You can even take bike and kayak tours or a Miramar Speed Circuit.


How to be a Local Tourist

The Local Tourist has a simple goal: we want you to experience the fascination of a tourist while feeling the comfort of the local, no matter where you are.


Join the TLTeam!

Do you love San Diego? You could join our exclusive TLTeam of contributors!

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