San Diego Attractions A to Z
There are plenty of beaches. Enjoy.
Cabrillo National Monument
Historic lighthouse, whale watching and gorgeous views.
That big, glittery city in the next state isn't the only place to gamble. On Native American land around San Diego, you'll find some nice casinos to visit. This list features the best ones.
Japanese Friendship Garden
Celebrating San Diego's partnership with Yokohama Japan. Designed using Japanese principles but taking into account San Diego's setting.
Horse Racing at Del Mar
The track's Spanish-style architecture and laid-back attitude make Del Mar the annual setting for one of America's foremost salutes to the sport, where horses, trainers, jockeys and owners come together for racing beside the sea.
Mount Laguna Observatory
Los Angeles may have movie stars, but you can see the real stars in San Diego!
Use this guide to plan a visit to Legoland, a theme park designed for kids 2 to 12, with some awesome Lego creations and plenty of gentle rides and activities for the younger set.
Mount Palomar Observatory
Very cool 200-inch telescope.
Pacific Rim Park
On Shelter Island. Artistic and architectural projects and a rose garden.
San Diego Botanic Garden
A very diverse collection. Something is always in bloom.
San Diego Zoo
This visitor's guide to the zoo includes information about the exhibits and tips for a good visit. One of the top San Diego attractions.
San Diego Maritime Museum
A good place to explore the world's oldest active sailing ship, a replica of an early America's Cup yacht and a host of other seagoing vessels.
The Whaley House is a handsome, Greek Revival home, built in 1856 as the first two-story brick building in Southern California. It now stands as the oldest two-story brick building on the West Coast, but all those sturdy bricks aren't enough to keep the spirits out (or in).
USS Midway Museum
Our guide to visiting the USS Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum includes how to get there, what to see, how long it takes.
You know what it is - an ocean-themed park with shows and rides - but did you know it's always more fun than we expected it to be?