Ligaya Malones

Ligaya Malones

Ligaya Malones was raised in Kaua’i, schooled in Southern California, and now calls San Diego home. She writes about bright spots in food and travel in San Diego, Hawaii, and abroad for publications such as Food52, Brit + Co, Wanderful, Luxury Living International, and Salt & Wind.

From Al Pastor to Carne Asada: A Brief Guide To Classic Mexican Tacos | http://saltandwind.com

From Al Pastor to Carne Asada: A Brief Guide To Classic Mexican Tacos

The Mexican taco scene is unending but we're here to help! Here's a guide to help you keep your carne asada and your carnitas straight!
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From Mexico Con Amor: The Everyday Foods That Originated In Mexico | http://saltandwind.com

From Mexico Con Amor: The Everyday Foods That Originated In Mexico

Do you know what avocados, cacao, chiles, and corn have in common? They're just a few of the everyday foods that originated in Mexico!
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Not Sure Which Hawaiian Island To Visit? Let Your Food Personality Lead You! | http://saltandwind.com

Not Sure Which Hawaiian Island To Visit? Let Your Food Personality Lead You!

You know you want to vacay in Hawaii but how do you decide on the island? We say decide with your stomach! On an island by island basis, we've got you covered with the best island for your food per...
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A Brief History Of Churros (And Where To Eat Them In Barcelona) | http://saltandwind.com

A Brief History Of Churros (And Where To Eat Them In Barcelona)

If you go to Barcelona and don't eat churros, can you even say you've been to Spain?!? We don't think so either. Here's everything you need to know about churros including our favorite spots for th...
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Everything You Need To Know About Spanish Tapas | http://saltandwind.com

Everything You Need To Know About Spanish Tapas

You know what tapas are but do you know how to order them? From keeping your raciones straight from your pintxos and your gambas from your patatas, here's everything you need to know. 
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Here's How To Drink Vermouth Like A Spaniard | http://saltandwind.com

Here's How To Drink Vermouth Like A Spaniard

In Spain, vermouth isn't just relegated to cocktails but a drink outright on its own. Here's everything you need to know from the history of vermouth to how its made and where to enjoy in on your n...
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From Classic to Creative: Where To Find The Best Horchata In Southern California | http://saltandwind.com

From Classic to Creative: Where To Find The Best Horchata In Southern California

Here in Southern California horchata is officially trending and there are all sorts of remixes on the classic drink across the region. We figured it high time we talk everything horchata from its h...
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Unexpected Things To Search Out On Your Next San Diego Trip | http://saltandwind.com

Unexpected Things To Search Out On Your Next San Diego Trip

What to do in San Diego? Beaches, Mexican food, and craft brew are givens, but here are 5 unexpected things to do in San Diego. 
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The Local Food Terms You Need To Know When Visiting Hawaii  | http://saltandwind.com

The Local Food Terms You Need To Know When Visiting Hawaii

You've researched where to stay and what to wear for your next trip to Hawaii. Your final step? Knowing these essential local food terms so you don't stand out like a total newbie.
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Where and How to Take the Best Photos in San Diego | http://saltandwind.com

Where and How to Take the Best Photos in San Diego

Even the most amateur of photographers wins at Instagram when visiting San Diego. But, to ensure your  pics pop, we tapped a few local photographers for their tips for the best photos in San D...
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