A Guide to San Diego’s Secret Bars

Time-travel back to the days of Prohibition any time you enter one of San Diego’s secret bars. Speakeasies are popping up all over San Diego, and these eight will instantly immerse you in the debauchery of the Jazz Age — without even breaking the law. Sip sumptuous, old-school libations, take in the intimate ambiance, and…

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Where to Get the Best San Diego Tacos

San Diego is arguably the taco capital of the United States and is considered the birthplace of Taco Tuesday. Pay tribute to the city’s history with the Mexican delicacy by taking a foodie tour around the city’s five top taquerías. Whether you play it safe or spring for something new — like spicy-shrimp or cheese-seafood…

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2020 Events in San Diego to Look Forward To

San Diego boasts more than 100 neighborhoods — and in a city so vast and diverse, you know there’s always going to be something exciting going on. We’ve compiled a list to help you choose from the events taking place in 2020. San Diego Restaurant Week San Diego Restaurant Week is one of the city’s…

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New Year’s Resolutions: San Diego Style

San Diego is a brilliant place to kick off the new year: Along with hosting a spectacular fireworks show on December 31, it boasts heaps of restaurants, athletic venues, and cultural attractions to help you get started on your new year’s resolutions. Don’t believe us? Check out the list below. Eat Healthy If you resolved…

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Best of 2019: Our Favorite New San Diego Restaurants

It’s no secret that San Diego is a major foodie hub — and one of the best parts of visiting a culinary hotbed is experiencing all the new restaurants that open each year, from casual cafés to chic brasseries and osterias. Here’s our guide to the top six S.D. restaurants that opened in 2019, so…

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How To Travel During the Holidays Without Becoming a Scrooge: Winter Travel Tips

The holidays can be an incredibly rewarding time to visit San Diego, bringing festive seasonal displays and events such as “Nutcracker” tea parties at Liberty Station and the Little Italy tree lighting and Christmas Village. However, they can also present challenges in the weather department. Indeed, while it’s true that Southern California is one of America’s warmest…

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Salute the Season: A Guide to All Things Happening at Liberty Station This Season

San Diego’s Liberty Station is more than an award-winning educational, residential, and retail facility — it’s also the city’s leading venue for holiday events, annually hosting a tree lighting, a “Nutcracker” tea party, and other amazing Christmas and Hanukkah celebrations. Here’s a guide to everything you can do at “the Station” come November and December…

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Top Holiday Events in San Diego

If you’ve ever dreamed of celebrating the holidays on the West Coast, you simply must visit San Diego. Alongside the white lights dripping from palm trees, the festive tunes wafting in on Pacific breezes, and everything else that you associate with December in California, unique and exciting events take place all throughout the city all…

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Do as the Locals Do: Non-Touristy Spots in Town

San Diego has some pretty awesome tourist attractions, like Balboa Park and USS Midway, which we’ve written about here and here. But once in a while, it’s nice to stray from the beaten path and try something a little unexpected. Here’s a guide to four non-touristy ways to spend a San Diego vacation. Explore one of…

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Jingle & Mingle — Holiday Parties at BWIP

It’s not hard to see why BEST WESTERN PLUS Island Palms ranks in the top 10% of San Diego hotels on TripAdvisor. With its dramatic bayfront setting, extensive dining program, full-service fitness center, and luxurious spa, this property truly has it all. As the 2019 holiday season approaches, let us acquaint you with yet another…

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