Points of Interest
Historic San Diego as a 1890's waterfront town. Victorian architecture,
old street lamps, and quaint shops. Next to Horton plaza.
Unique architectural design and style; with 150 shops and restaurants,
department stores, art galleries, specialty stores, movie theatres, the
San Diego Repertory Theater
San Diego Bay waterfront park. Next to Seaport Village.
U.S.S. Midway Aircraft Carrier
located downtown on San Diego Bay at Kettner Boulevard and West Harbor
Drive. A quarter mile boardwalk connects with the Hyatt, Marriott Hotel
& Marina and the Convention Center. Stroll along bay and shop and
at over 75 unique shops and excellent dining.
Exhibits and Dislpays
North Embarcadero, Navy Pier
Diego Chamber Orchestra
Located next to the airport on San Diego Bay. Hotels, Dining and
a large marina
Next to Harbor Island - Survivors Park
Heart of the old fishing industry. Once home of the "Americas
Cup" yachting race.
A statue and history of Juan Cabrillo, European discoverer of California
Views from the harbor & coast to Mexico, the San Diego light-house (1855)
and Whale observatory station for gray whale migration.
|Ocean Beach, Mission
Beach, Pacific Beach
Mission Bay provides an outdoor recreational area, with parks, boating
facilities, fishing, swimming, surfing, sailing, waterskiing and bicycling.
Shamu, the whale, dolphin petting pool, seal and otter shows, the
largest waterfowl collection in the US, exotic aquariums, shark exhibit
and a variety of shows
Over 1000 acres of gardens, museums, galleries, theatres and the
world's largest zoo.
The California Tower houses a 100-bell carillon chimes are heard at the
quarter hour and a noon bell concert.
One of the
world's best zoo experience; a huge wild animal collection and landscaped
|Museums in Balboa
American Indian Cultural Center and Museum
Japanese Friendship Garden
Mingei International Museum
Museum of Photographic Arts
San Diego Aerospace Museum
San Diego Art Institute
San Diego Automotive Museum
San Diego Hall of Champions
San Diego Historical Society Museum
San Diego Junior Theatre
San Diego Model Railroad Museum
San Diego Museum of Art
San Diego Museum of Man
San Diego Natural History Museum San Diego Zoo
Spanish Village Art Center
Spreckels Organ Pavilion
Starlight Theatre at Starlight Bowl
Timken Museum of Art
The Globe Theatres
United Nations Building
Veteran's Memorial Center Museum
World Beat Center
H. Fleet Space Theater/Science Center
"Omnimax" film format with a 3D tour, to the moon and planets,
under the ocean and other times. The science center offers fun, instructive
|Downtown La Jolla
Shopping Treasures are everywhere in this exclusive beach community
|La Jolla Cove, La Jolla Shores
Great family beach
Scripps Oceanography contributions marine research life of southern
California, Mexico, and Micronesia.
Panaramic Vistas of La Jolla, UCSD, UTC,
Highway 5, Mission Bay, and on to Mexico
North East San
Native African birds, elephants, hartebeests, gorillas, rhinos,
antelope and camels including the California condor breeding program
South and East
of San Diego
Mission de Alcala
First of the 21 missions founded on July 16, 1769 Junipero Serra.
West of San Diego
A National Historic Landmark, founded in 1888 by
Elisha Babcock and H.L. Story
South of San Diego
|Chula Vista Nature Interpretive
The Bayfront Book Store naturalist and educational information.
Learn about sharks, octopus, crabs, egrets and terns that live in the Sweetwater