Holiday Shopping Gift Guide for Travelers

Shopping for a traveler can be a bit daunting — those who live mostly or completely out of a suitcase are, by necessity, quite picky when acquiring new things. To help you find the perfect gift, here’s a guide to items that will come in handy on the road or remind them of their travels…

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Holiday Hikes & Bikes: Getting Outdoors in the Winter Sun

San Diego’s winter weather is quite lovely — the city continues to enjoy the abundant sunshine it’s known for, but temperatures cool down considerably, drawing comparisons to European resorts such as the Algarve and the Costa del Sol. Here’s a guide to walking trails where you can take in the winter sun, all easily accessible…

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Fun Fall Date Ideas in San Diego

Autumn is a delightful time to visit San Diego: The temperatures remain decidedly summery, but you still get to enjoy brilliant autumnal foliage and fun Halloween events. Couples can also discover plenty of romantic, seasonal date ideas. Below, we’ve rounded up some of our favorites. Apple Picking in Julian For an old-fashioned apple-picking date, nothing…

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Our Employees’ Top Six Places to Eat in San Diego

San Diego has so many restaurants (roughly 4,000 at last count) that it can become quite overwhelming to answer a fairly straightforward question like “What’s for dinner?” To help you narrow down the choices, we’ve enlisted our staff of insiders to share their top picks for local eateries, from a Normal Heights Mexican cantina to…

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Planning a Family Reunion at Holiday Inn Bayside

Picking the right venue is the key to planning a successful family reunion. Choose a hotel with an ideal address for sightseeing and plenty of fun games and activities, and there will be more than enough to keep everyone busy. Here’s a guide to the location and activities, as well as accommodations, offered at Holiday…

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The Biggest Trends in San Diego Weddings

As engagement season nears, wedding planning is also in full swing for many brides-to-be. There are so many things to consider when planning a wedding — not only are you looking for a special destination for your big day, but you have to consider how to make your dream wedding come to life. From color…

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How to Travel Solo in San Diego

Traveling alone can feel a little odd at first, but it’s a blessing in disguise when you’re in the right city. San Diego is packed with excursions, tours, sightseeing, and events to explore on your own, and sometimes travel is easier when you don’t need to compromise on your itinerary. In order to help you…

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Easy Ways to Stay Healthy While Traveling

Traveling is supposed to make us feel good, but not everyone knows how to stay healthy while traveling. It can be easy to drop workout routines, diets, and healthy habits while on the road, especially if you travel for business. However, keeping a few things in mind can help you craft a balanced travel regimen…

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San Diego Vacation Ideas: Scenic Drives

San Diego’s coastal beauty is known the world over. With this much sun, sand, and natural beauty, it’s no surprise. One of the best ways to take it all in is by going for a scenic drive. It’s also one of the most quintessential California activities. Roll the windows down, turn the music up, and…

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