About San Diego, CA
San Diego is a vacationer's paradise, with year-round temperatures in the seventies and near-constant sunshine. One of America's most family-friendly cities, San Diego is home to LEGOLAND, the New Children's Museum, and the famous San Diego Zoo. Sunbathers and surfers are guaranteed to find their perfect beach, and foodies find delights in artisanal breweries, local bistros, and gourmet restaurants. From the Broadway excitement of La Jolla Playhouse to the European feel of Little Italy to the nouveau-chic of the Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego has something for everyone.
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Things You Can’t Miss
On the weekends catch hundreds of dogs (and their owners) at Ocean Beach Dog Beach playing in the sand and surf. Go ahead — just try not to smile.
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For most people, San Diego equals Mexican food. For me it equals chocolate croissant bread pudding at Extraordinary Desserts. I refuse to share.
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See the cultural epicenter of San Diego! The Gaslamp Quarter has more than 100 restaurants, bars, and shops, squeezed into 16 convenient blocks.
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Sail, wakeboard, and jet ski at San Diego’s home of watersports, Mission Bay. Days here are best ended watching the sunset with a cookout on the fire rings.
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America's storied seaside hotels can cost less than you think.
Since founded in 1996, this microbrewery has grown into the largest in Southern California. Take a tour, and find out what they’re putting in the water.
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Admission to this giant naval museum includes an audio tour of the entire ship—from sleeping quarters to foc's'le. Don’t know what a foc's'le is? Find out!
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Head just north of downtown for the San Diego Zoo. Here, you’ll find over 3,700 rare species on show, including the giant panda, and the not-so-giant koala.
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