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DateJun. 18, 2019
Visit These Farmers Markets in San Luis Obispo

Visit These Farmers Markets in San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo has many shopping options when it comes to buying local. Farmers markets are a great place to shop for local foods as well as handcrafted products. By shopping at these markets you help to support the local economy, eat l...

DateJun. 17, 2019
Cool Off at Water Parks Near SLO

Cool Off at Water Parks Near SLO

Summer is officially here and the weather is perfect for outdoor activities. Get out and enjoy the California sunshine at a nearby water park. There are two about a half an hour away from your apartment home at The Academy Chorro. Grab t...

DateJun. 04, 2019
Explore Coastal Hiking Trails in San Luis Obispo

Explore Coastal Hiking Trails in San Luis Obispo

Hiking is a great way to do low-impact exercise and explore the natural environment. With summer quickly approaching, staying outside in high temperatures and the hot sun may not be comfortable for everyone. Luckily, San Luis Obispo has ...

DateMay. 29, 2019
San Luis Obispo's Best Thai Restaurants

San Luis Obispo's Best Thai Restaurants

Thai food is perfect if you're looking for fresh, healthy meals that don't sacrifice flavor.

Featuring aromatic ingredients and a spicy kick that will awaken your taste buds, these dishes will leave you satisfied. Check out these SLO...

DateMay. 21, 2019
3 Amazing Beaches Around San Luis Obispo

3 Amazing Beaches Around San Luis Obispo

Nothing eases stress more than an afternoon spent lounging on the beach. Fortunately, San Luis Obispo residents are only a short drive from some of the most beautiful coastlines in the country.

Here are a few to add to your summer to...

DateMay. 17, 2019
Treat Yourself to Amazing Desserts in SLO

Treat Yourself to Amazing Desserts in SLO

Do you know where your best local bakery is? If you don't, you should throw on your shoes, turn off Netflix and hit your local bakery for breakfast on the way to work or class. There are many reasons to choose a local bakery over a chain...

DateMay. 01, 2019
The Most Beautiful Spots in San Luis Obispo

The Most Beautiful Spots in San Luis Obispo

One of the great things about living on the beautiful central coast of California is the abundant natural beauty. With over 300 days of sun each year, this area makes it the ideal setting to enjoy the jaw-dropping scenery. When in need o...

DateApr. 24, 2019
Odd & Interesting Things to Do in SLO

Odd & Interesting Things to Do in SLO

While we love the famous beaches, well-known attractions, and top restaurants that SLO has to offer, it's always fun to divert attention to the obscure and interesting parts of the city.

If you're looking to veer off the beaten path,...

DateApr. 15, 2019
The Most Instagrammable Spots in San Luis Obispo

The Most Instagrammable Spots in San Luis Obispo

Instagram is one of the most, if not the most popular social media site today; and what better way to show friends and family what you're up to while living away from home. There are so many beautiful sites near our apartments, amongst t...

Learn to Dance in San Luis Obispo

Learn to Dance in San Luis Obispo

There is something youthful and vibrant about the San Luis Obispo area. Here an active lifestyle is part of the cultural scene. Learning to dance is one way to get your body moving, stay healthy, and enjoy the company of others. You can ...

DateApr. 01, 2019
Enjoy the Flavors of the City at the Taste of SLO

Enjoy the Flavors of the City at the Taste of SLO

Are you looking to enjoy the flavors of the city? San Luis Obispo is brimming with satisfying plates, unique offerings, and locally-sourced goodness.

Luckily, you can experience it all in one fell swoop at the Taste of SLO, a walking ...

DateMar. 22, 2019
The Best Places To Study in San Luis Obispo

The Best Places To Study in San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo has no shortage of cafes, libraries, and public spaces that will satisfy your academic needs.

We've scouted out the best places in SLO to focus, snack, fuel up on espresso, and tackle those assignments.

Scout Co...

DateMar. 19, 2019
Spend Your Spring Break in San Luis Obispo

Spend Your Spring Break in San Luis Obispo

Students residing at the Academy Chorro Apartments in SLO, California are surrounded by the natural beauty of Northern California’s landscape, fresh air, and beaches. The big plus is the amazing variety of social activities and special e...

DateMar. 13, 2019
Nestle Into Nature at the SLO Botanical Gardens

Nestle Into Nature at the SLO Botanical Gardens

Nestled among the rolling hills of El Chorro Regional Park is the San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden. Once completed, the grounds will be a 150-acre collection of the diverse plant life of the Mediterranean Basin and the Mediterranean clim...

DateFeb. 27, 2019
Use Your Green Thumb at a Plant Shop in San Luis Obispo

Use Your Green Thumb at a Plant Shop in San Luis Obispo

In the San Luis Obispo area lies several nurseries, tucked away within the beating center of the city. These businesses nurture and care for a variety of lovely plants that are certain to liven up any residence.

**GROWING GROUNDS DOWN...

DateFeb. 22, 2019
The Best Consignment Shops in SLO

The Best Consignment Shops in SLO

Thrift and consignment stores are like going on a shopping safari. You never know what you'll find, but you're sure to save money.

Check out these three thrift and consignment stores in SLO.

Ruby Rose

The owners at [Ruby Ro...

Check Out 2 Blondes for Sophisticated Fashion

Check Out 2 Blondes for Sophisticated Fashion

Got some cash burning a hole in your wallet? Look no further than 2 Blondes, a chic boutique in San Luis Obispo. Filled to the brim with fabulous women's clothing and accessories, 2 Blondes has been one of the best places in SLO to go se...

DateFeb. 11, 2019
Jazz Up Your Apartment at These Home Decor Shops in San Luis Obispo

Jazz Up Your Apartment at These Home Decor Shops in San Luis Obispo

There are few things better than enjoying the comforts of home. From a cozy throw to a stylish sofa, there are so many things that can make a space feel homey and enjoyable. For both large items and small, there are many places in San Lu...

The Best Healthy Restaurants in SLO

The Best Healthy Restaurants in SLO

If healthy eating is part of your lifestyle, or you just want a light meal now and then, you’ll be glad to know there are several healthy restaurant choices in SLO. Organic, vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, locally sourced, and sustainabl...

DateJan. 29, 2019
Enjoy a Sweet Treat at SloDoCo Donuts

Enjoy a Sweet Treat at SloDoCo Donuts

When you walk through the doors of SloDoCo, prepare to be overwhelmed. The shop displays tray after tray of colorful, smoothly-glazed, artfully-topped donuts in more varieties than is reasonably possible to try ...

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