Posts Tagged ‘fun’

Beaches in San Diego: Solana Beach Cove

By: Lety Banks Do you think La Jolla Cove is the only cove San Diego has to offer? Think again! Make your way up the Coast Highway to Solana Beach, and you’ll discover another cozy little cove hidden away in a quaint and quiet Solana neighborhood. Take a short hike down 135 steps to a…

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San Diego Things to Do: The Living Coast Discovery Center!

Looking for Fun San Diego Things to do? If you’re on the lookout for family-friendly San Diego things to do, and want to get lost in some incredible nature exhibits housing some of San Diego’s most unique land and marine wildlife, then a visit to The Living Coast Discovery Center is a must. This 316-acre…

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5 Great San Diego Golf Courses

San Diego Golf Courses to Play If you’re a golf enthusiast, then finding out where the best San Diego golf courses are located is pretty important to you. With its perfect weather and beautiful landscape, San Diego offers you plenty of places to play golf with your friends, family, or colleagues. We went on a…

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Get Spooked! San Diego Tours at The Whaley House

Take a Guided Tour of the Historic Whaley House With plenty of San Diego tours to choose from, why not consider a tour of the historic (and haunted!) Whaley House in Old Town.  This is the first two-story brick house built in San Diego and the first mansion. Built in 1857 from bricks manufactured by its…

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San Diego Tours: Speed Boat Adventures

San Diego Tours with Speed Boat Adventures is FUN! So, you’re coming to San Diego and you want an activity that will give you an authentic feel for the true spirit of the city AND is super fun. If that’s your mission then the first thing you need to do is get in the  water! San…

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Hot Air Balloons – See San Diego from the Sky!

Hot Air Balloons – See San Diego a Whole New Way! There are tons of San Diego attractions to experience around here, but have you ever considered hot air balloons as an attraction?   Think about it – what could be more fun than taking off and floating up into the air in a hot…

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San Diego Tours – Experience San Diego in a Whole New Way!

Vacationing in San Diego can be really fun when you take advantage of the San Diego tours.  Whether it’s touring the city, a historical site, or a brewery there’s something for everyone.  We’ve put together a few ideas of tours you can take when you visit San Diego. Old Town Trolley Tours: Known as “America’s…

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Beaches in San Diego: Fun in the Sun!

The beaches in San Diego are beautiful, covering 70 miles of coastline and offering plenty of fun in the sun. Contributing writer Amber Berg shares what makes the beaches in Encinitas and Coronado such a great place to visit, and we encourage you to bring your camera along for picture-perfect moments! Moonlight Beach Encinitas—FAMILY FRIENDLY…

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La Jolla – The Jewel of San Diego

La Jolla, known as the “jewel” of San Diego, is a picturesque town with a charming atmosphere. It’s one of our favorite places to visit too! Only fifteen minutes from downtown San Diego, it boasts wonderful beaches, fine restaurants, casual eateries, and plenty of cultural activities. It’s also home to places like the Stephen Birch…

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Ride the Zipline at San Diego Zoo!

A Unique View of the San Diego Zoo No trip to San Diego would be complete without visiting the world famous San Diego Zoo. Consistently ranked one of the top zoos in the world, the San Diego Zoo features a Safari Park with over 1,800 acres of free-range habitats for more than 2,800 wild animals…

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Fun in San Diego for Free…Or Close to It!

Free Fun in San Diego Is it possible to have fun in San Diego without breaking the bank? Sure it is! There are plenty of free and low-cost activities that are perfect for you if you’ve got a small budget. From browsing downtown to hiking, playing at the beach and strolling through museums, there are…

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San Diego Padres – Homers, Fly Balls, and Strikes…Oh My!

Catch the San Diego Padres at Petco Park! One of America’s favorite past-times is watching baseball, and the San Diego Padres season starts soon! Head to Petco Park to watch them play, stuff your self silly with ballpark food, and catch a foul ball or two. You can get their schedule, order tickets, and find…

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Parks in San Diego: Sunset Cliffs Natural Park

There are certainly plenty of parks in San Diego to visit alone for some peace and quiet, as a couple for a romantic stroll or with the family for a fun hike or day at the beach. Contributing writer Heather Leigh shares with you why Sunset Cliffs Natural Park is an amazing place to visit…

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5 Places to Whale Watch in San Diego

Check out these 5 Places to Whale Watch! From December to April, you can find several ways to whale watch  in San Diego. You will have a blast watching from shore or from the deck of a day cruise ship as these magnificent creatures swim past you on their way south. Each year, over 20,000…

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Activities in San Diego: Off The Beaten Path

If you’re looking for activities in San Diego away from tourist traps, our contributing writer Elisa Boorman provides three things you can do for fun “off the beaten path!” 1.  Coronado Island getaway, Local style What you’ll need: bikes, helmets, backpack, picnic blanket, water, snacks When arriving in a new city, the first thing I like…

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San Diego Zoo – Come Explore!

Explore the San Diego Zoo Located in beautiful Balboa Park, The San Diego Zoo is a fun outing for the whole family.  What a treasure we have in our own backyard!  It’s amazing that in such a built up part of San Diego is a zoo with over 4000 animals in 1000 acres. First thing…

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Hiking in San Diego: Torrey Pines State Beach

By Chelsea Largoza Torrey Pines State Beach offers everything needed for an outdoor adventure. There are several different hiking trails to take in the San Diego area, but this is our favorite one. You can start your hike with a nice walk along the sand if you park far from the cliff. You’ll probably pass…

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Carlsbad California – A Charming Coastal Village

Carlsbad California is a charming coastal village just a short drive up the coast from San Diego.  It’s a wonderful vacation spot that offers plenty of fun in the sun in a laid-back fashion.  You can explore the beautiful beaches, historic downtown, and fun local attractions.  You’ll love the palm-lined streets, the quaint village shopping,…

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5 Fun Museums to Visit in San Diego

When you think of San Diego, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? SeaWorld? The Zoo? The beautiful beaches? Certainly those are all wonderful places to spend your time in San Diego whether you’re a visitor or a local. But San Diego is also home to many wonderful museums which offer you a great…

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Hiking in San Diego

Enjoy the Views While Hiking in San Diego! One of the more popular and fun things to do this time of the year is to go hiking in San Diego. You can experience the beauty of the area, get outside, enjoy nature, and the breathtaking views while you’re hiking. Two really good spots to hike…

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