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Inside Background
This city displays a wide variety of architecture, ranging from the historic...
Last edited: 02 August 2012
The people of San Diego come from all backgrounds of nationalities, interests...
Last edited: 04 September 2014
Street Safety As far as crime is concerned, San Diego is one of the safest big...
Last edited: 16 July 2012
San Diego Historical Society San Diego History Links  San Diego Mission  Early...
Last edited: 02 December 2008
San Diego of course has the major tourist destinations of Sea World and the...
Last edited: 16 August 2015
General Reading  If you’re heading to San Diego to enjoy the beautiful weather...
Last edited: 22 November 2012
San Diego Tourism Authority      
Last edited: 28 January 2013
There’s nothing like beautiful San Diego weather.  Any time of the year is...
Last edited: 15 April 2014
Beautiful Encinitas, in northern San Diego county, is perched on the coastline...
Last edited: 05 December 2011
Elegant and sunny San Diego is truly a city with something for everyone. A...
Last edited: 02 December 2008
When visiting Beautiful San Diego, Ca. and indulging in the wonders of the "San...
Last edited: 08 August 2016
Inside Transportation
This city is served by the San Diego International Airport ( SAN ), located...
Last edited: 03 April 2015
Depending upon the area that you will be staying at, transportation can vary...
Last edited: 06 June 2015
For most visitors the hub of transportation will be either the Downtown Santa...
Last edited: 06 June 2015
Having a car is a good choice in San Diego, as many of the area’s attractions...
Last edited: 24 November 2015
Public transportation and airport transfers are available and easy to use and...
Last edited: 29 March 2015
For a different take on local life take the San Diego Trolley,  not the retro...
Last edited: 11 February 2016
Inside Things to Do
A good day trip from San Diego is the wine country in Temecula just north of...
Last edited: 02 December 2008
San Diego LGBT Pride Parade and Festival Yacht Party Free Mimosas and Gourmet...
Last edited: 13 August 2014
San Diego is a destination that both young and old will enjoy, as will everyone...
Last edited: 02 October 2013
First-time San Diego visitors should definitely start out with the Old Town...
Last edited: 02 November 2012
The Women's Museum of California is located in Liberty Station, Pt. Loma at...
Last edited: 20 January 2015
The Gaslamp District is the place to go if nightlife is what you're after in...
Last edited: 21 July 2015
Most late afternoons when there's a decent breeze, you'll find lots happening...
Last edited: 02 December 2008
San Diego Symphony San Diego Opera       San Diego Lyric Opera The Old Globe...
Last edited: 31 May 2010
One good place to shop is Horton Plaza, in the middle of San Diego. Walking...
Last edited: 26 May 2008
San Diego's perfect weather and miles of boardwalks and park trails make it the...
Last edited: 02 March 2012
Great times with California Motorsport Adventours in  San Diego. Amazing...
Last edited: 21 October 2008
Balboa Park in San Diego should definitely be on your list of things to do in...
Last edited: 10 October 2009
San Diego Breweries, Brew Pubs and Nano-breweries San Diego is one of the great...
Last edited: 03 October 2015
   Considering the price of hotels in San Diego, it's good to know your dining...
Last edited: 11 September 2014
It's easy to spend an entire day exploring the "island" of Coronado...home to...
Last edited: 11 September 2014
A Day trip to Julian, California Just a couple hours away from the San Diego...
Last edited: 11 August 2010
San Diego has long been an important cog in the U.S. military wheel, below are...
Last edited: 12 April 2013
The Harbor Island  Yacht Club is a good place to rent sailboats. The boats are...
Last edited: 03 October 2012
Legoland is a theme park near San Diego that's theme is completely LEGO. Here...
Last edited: 04 October 2010
San Diego is the second largest city in California, located along the coast of...
Last edited: 02 October 2013
If you are looking for attractions in San Diego to go to with toddlers here are...
Last edited: 04 January 2010
San Diego on a Budget?  Really?? There's rumors of more layoffs, your 401K is...
Last edited: 11 September 2014
San Diego has a variety of shopping options. One favorite area is Mission...
Last edited: 11 September 2014
Shopping in San Diego   On a trip, for pleasure or for business, shopping is...
Last edited: 11 November 2009
When thinking of whale watching in and around San Diego you should really...
Last edited: 03 May 2016
Within a short driving distance from San Diego, there are more than 20 wineries...
Last edited: 10 April 2014
This company is characterized by friendly contact, knowledgable captain, and a...
Last edited: 01 March 2010
San Diego locals love Black's Beach because it's a beautiful hike, very few...
Last edited: 30 July 2010
This is a video of " Kid City " at the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center in Balboa...
Last edited: 31 January 2011
The Maritime Museum of San Diego is home to the world's oldest sailing vessel...
Last edited: 04 December 2008
OK, this place is swimsuit heaven!  If you do not find it here, you probably...
Last edited: 09 December 2008
SEAdventures in San Diego offers guided scuba tours, private scuba instruction...
Last edited: 18 March 2011
    Stars & Stripes USA-11 is an authentic America's Cup racing yacht from...
Last edited: 28 August 2011
Explore Chinese and Chinese American art, history and culture.  The San Diego...
Last edited: 04 June 2009
San Diego Surf Lessons is in Southern California. A partnership with Pacific...
Last edited: 27 June 2009
Seaport Village is a 14 acre waterfront shopping, dining and entertainment...
Last edited: 09 December 2008
SeaWorld San Diego is an amazing place to take the family for the day. From the...
Last edited: 16 April 2010
Spruce Street Footbridge, a cable-suspended structure built in 1912 by Edwin...
Last edited: 09 December 2008
The New Children's Museum celebrated its reopening with a big celebration on...
Last edited: 04 December 2008
Torrey Pines State Reserve is a great place for some short hikes with great...
Last edited: 23 March 2008
The USS Midway is a fantastic experience to anyone, the hands on feel of being...
Last edited: 17 September 2008
The USS Midway Museum is a real naval aircraft carrier that served in the...
Last edited: 13 September 2010
Winstons Beach Club is in the heart of Ocean Beach San Diego, only 1 block to...
Last edited: 09 December 2008
Inside Dining Scene
After a day spent boogie boarding, sight seeing, or visiting the whales at Sea...
Last edited: 26 February 2012
San Diego is home to casual breakfasts by the beach. Here are some local...
Last edited: 04 June 2013
Wahoo’s Tacos This quality chain of restaurants was started by 3 surfing...
Last edited: 11 September 2014
The Green Flash - located in Pacific Beach (PB), has great Huevos Rancheros (a...
Last edited: 09 December 2008
San Diego is full of  family friendly diniing spots.  The Cheesecake Factory in...
Last edited: 23 March 2013
The places to be seen are Gaslamp and La Jolla for sure. Celebrities hangout at...
Last edited: 07 March 2008
San Diego is home to several world famous dinner clubs.  The 30's and 40's were...
Last edited: 09 December 2008
Compared to other bustling major cities, downtown San Diego has a small town...
Last edited: 21 April 2007
The Old Barn Steak House on the edge of Lemon Grove is a great, inexpensive way...
Last edited: 10 February 2008
Breakfast  San Diego San Diego has a wide variety of interesting places for...
Last edited: 23 March 2013
It's easy to get sucked into the fancy nation-wide chains like P.F. Chang's...
Last edited: 11 December 2008
Casa de Reyes restaurant features a cantina-like atmosphere with comfortable...
Last edited: 19 July 2008
located in the heart of hillcrest neighborhood near balboa park. Open daily...
Last edited: 06 January 2009
Hash House A Go Go is open for breakfast and lunch daily: 7:30am-2:00pm and on...
Last edited: 05 July 2009
Caribbean inspired restaurant, Mangu, brings a menu featuring tapas, flavorful...
Last edited: 26 August 2008
Thick slices of hot bacon, huge German pancakes, and fresh coffee with real...
Last edited: 11 December 2008
Rickshaw Corner is a family-operated restaurant that features both Chinese and...
Last edited: 11 December 2008
Hours Saturday: Open at 7am.
Last edited: 23 February 2008
Fresh fish restaurant and market in Pacific Beach.  Balanced assortment of...
Last edited: 11 December 2008
Serving up the freshest seafood the ocean has to offer, the Oceanaire has been...
Last edited: 11 December 2008
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: 27 March 2016
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: 17 July 2016
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: 15 September 2016
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?   100°F...
Last edited: 21 December 2015
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: 12 April 2014
While tipping is not mandatory in most of the United States, it is customary in...
Last edited: 26 June 2016
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: 21 September 2014
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: 28 February 2015
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: 02 October 2010
I have in the past, hired from Alamo, but having never needed to amend...
Last edited: 12 September 2016
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: 17 December 2015
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: 25 September 2013
A popular holiday destination for international travellers is the United States...
Last edited: 06 November 2014
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: 04 May 2014
An important task prior to your international travel is to determine what visa...
Last edited: 30 August 2014
How to Save Money while travelling - Transportation A major expenditure when...
Last edited: 20 October 2014
When traveling, one of the major expenditures that must be planned is food and...
Last edited: 19 September 2014
A common discussion within travel communities is the question of independent...
Last edited: 17 September 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: 08 April 2013
A common question seen on many of the Tripadvisor forums is something along the...
Last edited: 26 October 2014
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: 29 April 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: 24 August 2016
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: 05 November 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: 19 June 2016
For those out there exploring the opportunity to travel around the world on a...
Last edited: 18 September 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: 09 September 2014
Travellers often schedule multiple cities during their holidays. When doing...
Last edited: 11 November 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: 10 December 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: 02 June 2014
One of the most common mistakes people make when traveling is being overly...
Last edited: 06 November 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: 09 September 2016
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: 28 October 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: 11 January 2014
It is always exciting to travel USA. But before you start travelling, you...
Last edited: 20 October 2015
If you are a citizen of a foreign country, and not a resident or citizen of the...
Last edited: 18 April 2017