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Things to do in San Diego

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  • La Jolla Playhouse

    The theater is the perfect way to follow a beachside sunset viewing. More
  • New Children's Museum

    San Diego's art-minded museum has studio space where kids can decorate a 1973 VW Bug. More
  • Otay Ranch Town Center

    The shopping area has a year-round farmers’ market and a dog park, complete with a drinking fountain for your pooch. More
  • Port Brewing Co.

    If San Diego County had a craft beer church, it would be this San Marcos brewery where Tomme Arthur produces beer for both Port and The Lost Abbey.... More
  • Powell’s Sweet Shoppe

  • San Diego Zoo

    The expansive “habitats” include a tropical rainforest filled with gorillas, a recreated Arctic tundra with polar bears and reindeer, and a Giant P... More
  • Sè Spa

    For the aromatherapy massage (from $135) therapists blend a range of essential oils to relieve your emotional tensions and give you a three-ounce b... More
  • SeaWorld San Diego

    This marine-inspired theme park has activities for kids of all ages, including several water rides like Shipwreck Rapids, a tube-style rafting adve... More
  • Silver Strand State Beach

    Named for its shimmering oyster-strewn shore, this stretch is also scattered with sand dollars, cockles, and scallops. Hotel del Coronado, a coral-... More
  • Spa at Rancho Valencia

    Located about 25 miles north of San Diego, the 16,000-square-foot Spa at Rancho Valencia Resort has four terra-cotta-and-adobe casitas that house 1... More
  • Stingaree

    After dinner, hit the expansive nightclub Stingaree, the town’s hottest new haunt. More
  • Surf Diva Clinics

    This California-based surf school runs intensive weeklong surf camps for women in Costa Rica, between the months of November and July. The surf cam... More
  • The Artful Soul

    This shop sells handcrafted gifts like jewelry and purses by over 150 artists. More
  • The San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum

    Located in downtown San Diego right on the water in the city’s scenic bay, the USS Midway is the first aircraft carrier to be built after World War... More
  • Torrey Pines State Reserve

    Take an exhilarating morning hike through the home of the nation’s rarest pine trees as well as sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean and La Jolla Po... More

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