San Diego, CA, Guide and Information

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San Diego, CA Guide

About San Diego

With beautiful weather year-round, over 70 miles of sandy beaches, and a diverse array of major attractions, San Diego is one of the country’s premier tourist destinations. Family destinations such as the famous San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego are complemented by the nightlife, restaurants, and shopping in the popular Gaslamp Quarter and downtown historical district. San Diego is home to a range of luxury spas and over 90 golf courses and many opportunities—including boating, sailing, and surfing—to enjoy southern California’s famous weather and charming neighborhoods, such as Coronado, Little Italy, and Balboa Park. San Diego offers a spectacular vacation experience to its visitors, who can enjoy attractions including the largest urban cultural park in the United States, where 15 museums, gardens, art galleries, and the Tony Award-winning Old Globe Theatre await.

The Map

You can pick up a free Discovery Map® at many locations throughout the San Diego, CA, area.

Events

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San Diego Symphony/Jacob Music Center

The Symphony offers wide range of concert experiences and performs over 140 concerts each year. The San Diego Symphony's indoor performances include…

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  • 619-235-0804
  • 750 B Street, San Diego, CA

Coronado Hardware Glass & Paint

Everything that you can need to do it yourself home improvements indoor and outdoor projects.  BEST place in Coronado for GIFTS huge assortment for…

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  • 619-435-2266
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  • 140 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA

Maritime Museum of San Diego

The Maritime Museum of San Diego enjoys a worldwide reputation for excellence in restoring, maintaining and operating historic vessels. The museum has…

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  • 619-234-9153
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  • 1492 N. Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA

Cafe Sevilla

Cafe Sevilla’s SAN DIEGO location is located in the historic GASLAMP QUARTER. This location offers casually elegant Dining room featuring award

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  • (619) 233-5979
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  • 353 5th Ave, San Diego, CA

Celtic Corner Scottish Treasures

Celtic Corner Scottish Treasures is a family owned and operated business in Coronado, California. We started attending Scottish events in 1989 and…

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  • 619-435-1880, 619-435-1880
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  • 916 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA

Crown City Cigar

Come and enjoy the very highest quality cigars & premium tobacco in Coronado. In addition to our other fine products we carry the finest accessories…

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  • 619-675-0120
  • 1136 Loma Ave Suite 107, Coronado, CA

Coronado Ferry Landing

Located in one, if not the most picturesque settings in Coronado. Coronado Ferry Landing has everything you can ask for in a first-class shopping…

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  • (619) 435-8895
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  • 1201 1st St, Coronado, CA

Bluewater Boathouse Seafood and Grill

Bluewater Grill will convert the historic 1887 on the Bay Coronado Boathouse Restaurant into a showplace for sustainable seafood. The iconic…

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  • 619-435-0155
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  • 1701 Strand Way, San Diego, CA

Emerald C Gallery

Emerald C Gallery showcases the greatest collection of diverse artworks the island has to offer.  Emerald C Gallery is located within a short walking…

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  • 619-996-3315
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  • 1331 Orange Ave., Coronado, CA

Hornblower

Hornblower Cruises & Events has been the leading charter yacht and public dining cruise company in California for over 30 years. The company operates…

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  • 619-686-8715
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  • 970 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA

USS Midway Museum

Imagine experiencing life at sea aboard one of America’s longest-serving aircraft carriers. Visitors to the USS Midway Museum enter a floating city at…

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  • 619-544-9600
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  • 910 N. Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA

Music Box

MUSIC BOX, AMERICA’S FINEST MUSIC VENUE.

Music Box is the premier concert venue and event space in downtown San Diego. Situated in Little Italy…

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  • 619-795-1337
  • 1337 India Street, San Diego, Ca

OCA

OCA of San Diego is committed to eradicating ovarian cancer by providing educational programs and addressing related legislative issues.

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  • PO Box180066, San Diego, CA

Wheel Fun Rentals

Come visit Wheel Fun Rentals for something fun and fit to do outdoors in San Diego. For more than 25 years, we’ve offered ways for friends and…

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  • 619-342-7244
  • 1500 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA

GL Realty & Investments

When you list your home with GL Realty & Investments, you get more than just a listing on the MLS and a sign in your front yard. We provide a unique…

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  • 619-484-3944
  • 4830 Viewridge Ave, Ste D, Coronado, CA

Old Town San Diego Chamber of Commerce

Around every corner history awaits you! Within walking distance there are the finest professional theatre, artisans, galleries and shops with free…

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  • 619.291.4903, 619.291.4903
  • 2415 San Diego Avenue, Suite 107, San Diego, CA

Old Town San Diego Chamber of Commerce

Around every corner history awaits you! Within walking distance there are the finest professional theatre, artisans, galleries and shops with free…

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  • 619.291.4903, 619.291.4903
  • 2415 San Diego Avenue, Suite 107, San Diego, CA

Nicky Rottens

HOME OF THE FAMOUS 2 1/2 POUND ULTIMATE BURGER CHALLENGE! You have one hour to clean your plate. If you finish in 30 minutes, we’ll buy it for…

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  • (619) 537-0280
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  • 100 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA

San Diego Segway Tours

Experience San Diego in a whole new way on one of our Guided Segway Tours! You’ll be entertained and educated as you glide through the San Diego area…

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  • 619-342-7244
  • 1355 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA

Pedego Electric Bikes

The Pedego Electric Bikes shop is conveniently located just steps away from the Coronado ferry and directly across from Centennial Park, making it a…

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  • 619-435-0404
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  • 1132 1st St, Coronado, CA

Brewery Tours of San Diego

San Diego takes pride in its craft beers and we know why. San Diego county has over 30 craft breweries and we provide a fun, inexpensive, and safe way…

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  • 619-961-7999
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  • 2101 Cable St, San Diego, CA

Coronado Chamber of Commerce

Welcome to Coronado, one of the most unique and beautiful beachfront cities in the world! Measuring only 13.5 square miles and located just minutes…

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  • 619-435-9260
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  • 1125 Tenth Street, Coronado, CA

Ghirardelli Chocolate

The Ghirardelli Chocolate Company prides itself on being a manufacturer and marketer of premium chocolate products. The Ghirardelli heritage is one of…

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  • 643 5th Ave, San Diego, CA

El Cordova Hotel

History

Rich in history, natural beauty and possessing a charming hacienda atmosphere, El Cordova Hotel was originally built as a…

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  • 619-435-4131
  • 1351 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA

Blue Jeans & Bikinis

GREAT SALE !!!  1, 2, 3 Welcome Spring!!   Buy 1 item at 10% OFF Buy a 2nd at 15% OFF Buy a 3rd at 20% OFF Equal or lesser value (excludes

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  • 435 J. Ave, San Diego, CA

San Diego Sailing Tours

Come enjoy a relaxing tour of the San Diego bay and surrounding area. We offer luxury tours that include complimentary beer, wine, and snacks. Whale…

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  • 1450 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA

Cafe Sevilla

Cafe Sevilla’s SAN DIEGO location is located in the historic GASLAMP QUARTER. This location offers casually elegant Dining room featuring award

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  • (619) 233-5979
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  • 353 5th Ave, San Diego, CA

Seaport Village

Welcome to Sunny Seaport Villagein San Diego, California!

On your next trip to San Diego you can be assured of two things: the weather will be…

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  • 849 West Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA

San Diego Automotive Museum

We are Open Daily
Regular Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Last Admission - 4:30 PM 

 

The original idea of creating an automotive museum in Balboa Park…

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  • 619-231-2886, 619-231-2886
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  • 2880 Pan American Plaza, San Diego, CA

Haunted San Diego Ghost Tours

See San Diego at its SPOOKIEST with the city's original ghost tour attraction.  Haunted San Diego Ghost Tours place you at the tender mercies of a…

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  • 619-255-6170
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  • 4038 Texas St, Ste 3, San Diego, CA

Balboa Park

If you have a few hours in the Park, buy a Stay-for-the-Day Pass to visit five museums for just $39. Experience art, science, transportation, and…

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  • 619-239-0512, 619-239-0512
  • 1549 El Prado, San Diego, CA

Coronado Bay Capital

Coronado Bay Capital is a boutique private lender, consulting firm and brokerage based in San Diego. Our managing partners have over 60 years combined…

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  • 619-478-4300
  • 5060 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA

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Wounded Warrior Project

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) serves veterans and service members who incurred a physical or mental injury, illness, or wound, co-incident to their…

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  • 8880 Rio San Diego Drive, Suite 900, San Diego, CA

Blue Jeans & Bikinis

 

DESIGNER DENIM including Rock Revival, Hudson, Paige, NYDJ, True Religion and William Rast 

SWIMWEAR is carried year round including L*Space…

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  • 619-319-5858
  • 971 Orange Ave, San Diego, CA

Coronado Hardware Glass & Paint

Everything that you can need to do it yourself home improvements indoor and outdoor projects.  BEST place in Coronado for GIFTS huge assortment for…

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  • 619-435-2266
  • 140 Orange Ave, Coroando, CA
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