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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October in San Diego is Kids Free Month!

Parents in the know understand that October is the very best time to visit San Diego. The air is cooler, the crowds are smaller, and it’s also “Kids Free Month” in the city! So if you’re traveling as a family, that means kids get to eat, play, and explore for free in many places. Throughout…

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Halloween Happenings in San Diego

San Diego may be known for its sun and surf, but so many frighteningly fun festivities happen here in the fall. With ghost tours, masquerade cruises, and other captivating displays of Halloween spirit, there’s not a dull moment all season long. Here’s a guide to the spooky schedule of Halloween happenings going down all across…

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Mission Valley San Diego

Travelers’ Guide to Mission Valley San Diego

As the summer heat fades and the pleasant embrace of fall settles in, Mission Valley in San Diego emerges as a captivating destination for travelers seeking a mix of adventure, culture, and relaxation. With an array of attractions that cater to diverse interests, this vibrant neighborhood invites you to discover its hidden gems and enjoy…

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How to Plan an Affordable San Diego Vacation This Fall

San Diego, with its stunning beaches, vibrant neighborhoods, and year-round pleasant weather, is a dreamed-of destination for countless adventuresome folks. Still, some prospective travelers have been hesitant to explore the wonders of “America’s Finest City” given the misconception that ours is an expensive city to explore. The truth is, with a little strategic planning (and…

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Uniquely Off-The-Beaten Path San Diego Activities

San Diego is widely known for being home to many high-profile attractions. Our parks, museums, beaches and theme parks draw countless guests every year. And rightly so! Still, our city is home to just as many hidden gems; activities that may not make the travel brochures, but that are no less worth the time and…

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How to Celebrate Labor Day in San Diego

Summer may be drawing to a close, but Labor Day is just around the corner! Which means it’s time to start getting ready for an unforgettable weekend filled with excitement and fun. San Diego has a wide array of events and activities lined up for locals and visitors alike — everything from savoring craft beer,…

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Best Spots to Catch the Game in San Diego

San Diego knows how to embrace the thrill of competition. With a wide range of state-of-the-art stadiums and lively sports bars, our sunny SoCal paradise offers an abundance of options for athletics enthusiasts. So if you’re interested in checking out your favorite games, here are some great spots to settle in with a beer and…

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