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Salsa with Silke: Sexy dance classes in San Diego

Happy Hump Day! Today I've got a quick profile of Silke Miller (formerly Silke Heleine), a San Diego dance teacher who specializes in Sexy Dance for women, Salsa and Zumba. S'wonderful! Silke is a Latin ballroom dance instructor, choreographer and performer originally from Germany. Inspired to take up dance by movies like Dirty Dancing and Salsa, she began taking lessons in Latin dance, Continue Reading...

Quite queer-friendly: Sexy San Diego from Pride to the Gayborhood

Although San Diego as a whole is known as quite a queer-friendly city - it even got a perfect score from the Human Rights Campaign's Municipal Equality Index in 2012 and again in 2014 - the official "gayborhood" is located in Hillcrest. You'll know it by the huge rainbow pride flag on the corner of University and Normal, and the fact that there's a Harvey Milk Street there. [caption Continue Reading...

Popular pin-up performers: Pixie Stixx Dancers

Another popular member of the San Diego burlesque scene is the Pixie Stixx Dancers Burlesque troupe. [caption id="attachment_11935" align="alignnone" width="509"] Pixie Stixx photo shamelessly swiped from Yelp[/caption] Headed by Coco L'Amour, the group has been around since 2009, with the current lineup of Skyy Masters, Lalo Starr, Jaguar, Missy Devore, Lucy May, Remy Rouge, Kandy Hart, Continue Reading...

Naughty nights at North Park Adult Video: Sexy San Diego

If you've been following along on my A to Z journey thus far, you may recall that my C entry - The Crypt - is an adult entertainment store (aka sex shop) in San Diego. Not surprisingly, The Crypt's owners also run a related business: North Park Adult Video. First opened in 1978, this store offers adult video booths showing gay and straight XXX films, as well as a video arcade with Continue Reading...

Manhandle the merchandise at Mercury Books: Sexy San Diego

Mercury Books is an adult bookstore and sex shop. There are actually two of them in San Diego - one on Balboa Avenue and one on Clairemont Mesa Boulevard. They're part of the X-Spot Adult Stores chain, which also includes Fantasyland in Spring Valley, Video Exchange in Lemon Grove, and X-Spot #9 in Midway, as well as more stores in LA and NorCal. For those that need adult reading (or Continue Reading...