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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 ...

Where You Can Find the Best Ramen in SLO

Where You Can Find the Best Ramen in SLO

San Luis Obispo is full of delicious eateries. If you are on the prowl for a bowl of tasty ramen, you are in luck. SLO is actually home to a variety of ramen restaurants where you can satisfy your cravings. Check out these hot spots on y...

Visit Old San Luis BBQ Company for Delicious BBQ

Visit Old San Luis BBQ Company for Delicious BBQ

Few things are better than a big plate of freshly-smoked BBQ and all the sides. Old San Luis BBQ Company is a top restaurant in the San Luis Obispo area, featuring friendly service and the very best quality ...

DateDec. 26, 2018
Enjoy A Slice of Hand-Tossed Pizza at Milestone Tavern

Enjoy A Slice of Hand-Tossed Pizza at Milestone Tavern

Right around the corner from our community is Milestone Tavern. Located on Foothill Boulevard, they've been hand-tossing their wood-fired pizzas since opening two years ago. Milestone puts a lot of lov...

3 SLO Spots That Will Satisfy Your Burrito Craving

3 SLO Spots That Will Satisfy Your Burrito Craving

If Tuesdays are for tacos, then the rest of the week must be reserved for burritos! A giant flour tortilla wrapped around meat, beans, veggies, and cheese--burritos just might be the world's most perfect food. When your burrito cravings ...

Enjoy Tasty Barbecue at Firestone Grill

Enjoy Tasty Barbecue at Firestone Grill

Some of the most famous barbecue in the whole state is located a little over a mile away from The Academy Chorro, at Firestone Grill. With a total of four locat...

DateDec. 03, 2018
Satisfy Your Cookie Craving in San Luis Obispo

Satisfy Your Cookie Craving in San Luis Obispo

'Tis the season for sweets, and nothing hits the spot like a cookie. If you're busy and don't have time to bake, don't worry because there are several bakeries close by where you can satisfy your sweet tooth.

TREAT SLO

The coo...

Witness The Migration of The Monarchs at Pismo Beach

Witness The Migration of The Monarchs at Pismo Beach

Thousands of golden monarch butterflies flutter south along the California coast to Pismo Beach State Park every year. This migration begins around October and extends through February. The butterflies cluster in groves of eucalyptus and...

Enjoy a Fall Hike in San Luis Obispo

Enjoy a Fall Hike in San Luis Obispo

Hiking is such a fun and healthy activity! It can be a great way to get your heart rate up and enjoy the nice fall weather. As the weather cools down, longer hikes can be on the horizon. With some of the best views and beautiful fall col...

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