Posts Tagged ‘things to do in San Diego’

San Diego Activities: Visit Little Italy

Looking for Fun San Diego Activities? Spend the Day in Little Italy! By: Elisa Boorman There are plenty of San Diego activities when you vacation here, but one that most everybody loves to do is discover a new town or area! As one of the oldest neighborhoods in San Diego, Little Italy’s award-winning restaurants, art…

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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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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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Things to do in San Diego: Mission Trails Regional Park

Looking for fun things to do in San Diego? A visit to Mission Trails Regional Park is a must if you’re looking for things to do in San Diego! Along the Father Juniper Serra Trail in Mission Trails Regional Park are three must-see places that make for a fun and informative day in San Diego:…

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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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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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Things to Do in San Diego – Little Italy Farmer's Market

By: Elisa Boorman On any given day of the week, you can find a lively farmer’s market in San Diego with vendors selling their art, clothing, fresh produce, and delicious treats. A stand-out favorite is the Saturday farmer’s market in Little Italy. Every Saturday from 8am to 2pm, over  140 certified vendors line Date St.…

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San Diego Activities: Stop and Smell The Roses!

Fun San Diego Activities at The Flower Fields For more than 60 years, The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch has showcased 50 acres of Giant Tecolote Ranunculus flowers in bright vibrant colors and a spectacular ocean view. It’s the perfect way to spend the day surrounded by nature’s beauty, and it’s also a popular wedding…

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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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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 Things To Do: The San Diego Repertory Theatre

San Diego Things to Do: A Night Out  When you visit San Diego things to do for fun are endless. Instead of a day at the beach or fighting the crowds at one of our major attractions, why not experience San Diego’s theater scene? You can check out the San Diego Repertory Theater, a company which…

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San Diego Shopping for the Holidays at Seaport Village

San Diego Shopping for the Holidays! San Diego is known for its amazing selection of shops and restaurants, but did you know you can get the best of both in one place at the quaint seaside attraction known as Seaside Village? This coastal getaway is located in the San Diego Bay, and is only a…

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Shopping in San Diego: Cedros Design District

Aside from the beaches and major attractions, the shopping in San Diego is equally amazing. Contributing writer Lety Banks writes about a charming shopping district on Cedros Avenue which offers everything from gift items, travel souvenirs, keepsakes, and more! By: Lety Banks Chic Weed, Wild Note, Cut Loose, Culture, Tadah, and Leaping Lotus are a…

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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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