Posts Tagged ‘kid friendly’

5 Amazing Hiking Trails in San Diego

By: Hannah Johnston   A great way to see unique San Diego vistas is to plan a hike at one of these 5 amazing hiking trails in San Diego county. We’ve found options for whatever type of hiking experience you’d prefer, whether it’s a leisurely stroll so you can get a gorgeous California tan, or…

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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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Family Friendly San Diego Dining Destination: Tavern+Bowl

San Diego Dining, Entertainment and Fun Beer, scratch kitchen, and bowling…Oh My! If gourmet food, specialty cocktails and twelve upscale bowling lanes sounds like your idea of fun, then Tavern+Bowl should be right up your alley. Tavern+Bowl is located in East Lake, North County, and East Village off Market Street.  I visited the East Village…

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San Diego Farmers Market: Imperial Beach

  If you want to visit a San Diego Farmers Market, head to Imperial Beach. Every Friday from 12 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., you can visit the  Certified Farmers Market which is located right along the sand. Local farmers sell their fresh produce while massage therapists offer free massages! Your taste buds can travel all…

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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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Plan a Weekend Stay at a Luxurious Coronado Hotel!

Stay at one of the Best Coronado Hotels when you vist Loews Coronado Bay Resort On a recent visit to San Diego, I decided to check out a Coronado hotel called Loews Coronado Bay Resort. Let me tell you – if you’re planning your visit to San Diego and want to stay at a luxury…

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San Diego Activities: Visit the San Diego Air and Space Museum!

San Diego Activities for the Family… Visit a museum! Experience one of the largest and most comprehensive aero-themed museums in the United States when you visit The San Diego Air and Space Museum. It holds over 120 preserved aircraft and related artifacts, and it is the only aviation/space center of excellence in our region. The…

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Surf Lessons with Ocean Experience Surf School

Now’s the Time for Surf Lessons! With summer upon us now is the time for surf lessons so you can enjoy the Pacific Ocean in a whole new way! With Ocean Experience Surf School, you can do just that. Read on to find out more from our contributing writer, Janea, who had a fantastic time…

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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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Beat the Summer Heat at SeaWorld San Diego's Aquatica Waterpark

Aquatica San Diego, SeaWorld’s Waterpark™ — It’s Where You can Beat the Summer Heat! The summer heat might make you want to avoid outdoor activities, but you can enjoy the heat and the sun at Aquatica San Diego, SeaWorld’s Waterpark™! Whether you’re a parent trying to find a way to entertain the kids or just…

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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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San Diego Farmers Markets: Otay Ranch Farmers Market

By: Chelsea Largoza Otay Ranch’s Certified Farmers Market is home to everything just short of a circus and one of many San Diego Farmers Markets locals love to visit. While local farmers sell fresh produce, local bakers sell fresh artisanal bread and health companies offer medical advice. If you brought the kids, they can spend…

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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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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 Accommodations Near Fun Attractions

Book a Room at San Diego Accommodations Close to Fun Attractions! When you’re planning your next family vacation, look for family-friendly San Diego accommodations near fun attractions like LEGOLAND in Carlsbad, Downtown San Diego, the World Famous San Diego Zoo and Sea World. There are so many hotels to choose from that finding a hotel…

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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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