Posts Tagged ‘kids’

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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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 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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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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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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Things to do in Downtown San Diego

When you visit San Diego, one of the first places you’ll want to check out is the downtown area. Nearly every town or city has a charming downtown area, and San Diego is no different. There is so much history here, and so many things to do in downtown San Diego it can be a…

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San Diego Things to Do: Labor Day Weekend Fun!

San Diego Things to Do for Labor Day Weekend Contributing Writer Alisa Kerr shares San Diego things to do for Labor Day weekend.  It’s Labor Day Weekend and the weather is going to be bea.U.ti.ful in San Diego! You work hard so it’s time to play hard. If you don’t have plans, never fear…Here are…

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San Diego Activities: Balboa Park Playground

There are three delightful playgrounds at Balboa Park. They are all surrounded by shady beautiful trees, and grass fields for throwing around a ball or watching the antics of the fast moving squirrels. The most well-known one is on Park Boulevard, just south of the Science Center and Big Fountain. The park was updated about…

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Fun Stuff To Do at the Beach

Ideas for Fun Stuff to do at the Beach No matter the season in San Diego, there’s always fun stuff to do at the beach. Need ideas? No problem! You will find a wide array of activities San Diego has to offer, whether you’re on a fun family vacation or hanging out with your friends.…

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Top 10 San Diego Attractions the Whole Family will Love!

Check out these Top 10 San Diego Attractions! A visit to San Diego usually means one thing – lots of fun in the sun! And there are oh, so many ways to do it too. From beaches to amusement parks, you’ll have a blast discovering what so many others love about San Diego. Since the…

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Petco Park San Diego Fun Facts

Things You Didn’t Know about Petco Park San Diego! Did you know Petco Park San Diego isn’t just the home of the San Diego Padres, but also a fun place to take the family? From the beautiful architecture to the behind-the-scenes tours, it’s the perfect family-friendly San Diego activity. We’re going to guess you probably…

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What to Do in San Diego When the Coast Isn't Clear

San Diego is known for its beautiful sunny weather, but we have to be honest – that’s not always the case. Sometimes we deal with something called “May Gray” or “June Gloom” because of coastal fog that rolls in from time to time. During the months of May and June you might come into contact…

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San Diego Activities: Spend the Day in Encinitas!

Recently we posted about shopping in Encinitas along Hwy 101, sharing with you some of the great shops, boutiques, and vendors that line both sides of the road. While you’re spending the day in Encinitas checking out these cool and unique shops, there are plenty of other things to do too. You can avoid most…

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