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Your Guide to San Diego Summer Events & Happenings

There’s no better destination in the summertime than America’s Finest City! From vibrant parades and world-renowned conventions to bustling farmers markets and beachfront music festivals, San Diego offers something for everyone under the sun. And for a convenient and comfortable stay, Days Inn Hotel Circle in Mission Valley is your ideal choice. Centrally located in…

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Wallet-Friendly San Diego Summer Date Ideas

San Diego, with its sun-kissed beaches, lush parks, and vibrant culture, is the ultimate playground for budget-savvy lovebirds looking to spice up their summer dates without burning a hole in their wallets. Whether you’re a San Diego local seeking new adventures or simply planning a visit to this coastal gem, we’ve curated a list of…

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Guide to Memorial Day Weekend in San Diego

As Memorial Day approaches, San Diego is gearing up for a weekend of sun, surf, and endless fun! From lively beach parties to thrilling outdoor adventures, our coastal paradise has something for everyone to enjoy. Whether you’re a local looking for exciting ways to celebrate or a visitor eager to dive into the city’s vibrant…

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Where to Find the Best Tacos in San Diego

Ah, San Diego – a city famous for its stunning beaches, perfect weather, and, of course, its legendary tacos! Get ready to dive into the taco scene of America’s Finest City as we uncover the hidden gems and iconic spots serving up mouthwatering creations. From beachside taquerias to bustling food trucks, the options are endless, and…

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Visitors’ Guide to Old Town San Diego

San Diego locals and visitors alike know that our coastal gem of a city is a haven of warm sunshine, beautiful beaches, and amazing things to do. But did you know “America’s Finest City” is actually considered the birthplace of California? The first European visitors on the West Coast were Spanish missionaries who made landfall…

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Where to Watch Spectacular Sunsets in San Diego

San Diego sunsets are like nothing else you’ve ever seen, and lucky for you, our Days Inn Hotel Circle property is nestled in the perfect central location to all of the city’s best sunset-viewing spots! From beaches to piers to parks, there’s no shortage of amazing sites to watch the sun dip below the horizon….

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Your San Diego Spring “To-Do” List

Spring in San Diego brings a sense of renewal and excitement to “America’s Finest City.” With its perfect weather and abundance of activities, there’s no better time to explore. From the blooming flowers to the vibrant wildlife to the sandy shores, San Diego offers endless opportunities for outdoor adventures and memorable experiences. So, if you’re…

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Getting Around San Diego Without a Car

When visiting a new city, it’s important to make a plan for how you’ll be getting to everywhere you want to be. Despite Southern California’s reputation as a driver-centric destination, San Diego offers all the conveniences of any modern metropolis. With a growing public transportation system, bike paths, boardwalks, ferries, and more to take advantage…

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San Diego’s Best Dog-Friendly Spots

Given our abundant sunshine, relaxed vibe, and countless dog-friendly establishments located throughout our 100-plus neighborhoods, you won’t find a better place to hang out with your “best friend” than San Diego. If you’d like to get out and enjoy “America’s Finest City” with your furry pal this winter, we’ve put together this handy guide to…

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San Diego Guide: 24 Things To Do in 2024

Goodbye 2023, and hello 2024! To start the new year off right, we’ve thrown together the ultimate ’24 San Diego bucket list. From landing in Outerspace at a South Park speakeasy to pedaling a glow-in-the-dark boat in the bay, let this list be your go-to guide for soaking up the best of San Diego this…

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