San Diego Attraction Tips

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Spending some time in sunny San Diego this fall? You’re in luck! This is one of the best times of the year to explore all of the great San Diego attractions without waiting in long summer lines or dealing with crowds. You’ll find it a lot easier to see big-name attractions like the San Diego Zoo or the many museums in Balboa Park when you’re not waiting 2 hours in line just to see the Giant Pandas! Of course, you’ll probably want to save time and money on your next San Diego vacation, and we’ve got you covered. Pick up a fully customizable San Diego Pass and save 20% on all your attraction visits. The hottest attraction in San Diego is probably the renowned San Diego Zoo – and for good reason! It’s home to hundreds of beautiful, exotic, and endangered animals who are now thriving at the San Diego Zoo through the conservation efforts of their tireless staff. Did you know … [Read more...]

Summer 2014 at the San Diego Zoo

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The San Diego Zoo is a perennial favorite San Diego attraction for animal lovers of all ages. Located in the northern part of Balboa Park, the Zoo is home to 3,700 animals from 650 different species. A visit to the San Diego Zoo is a must-do activity for any San Diego vacation!  For the full Southern California animal experience, we also recommend paying a visit to the expansive San Diego Zoo Safari Park – a stunning 1,800 acres of African and Asian wildlife. First, some tips for visiting the San Diego Zoo. The Zoo encompasses approximately 100 acres of rather hilly terrain, so plan for active walking or take advantage of the Skyfari Aerial Tram or Express Bus to shuttle from point to point. Due to its size, the number of unique exhibits, special programming, and animal experiences, it’s impossible to see everything in one day. We recommend planning for two different visits … [Read more...]

Top San Diego Winter Attractions

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If temperatures in the 60s and 70s sound good to you right now, think about taking a winter vacation to San Diego, where the sun is almost always shining. There’s no need to stay cooped up inside for winters in San Diego; in fact, you’ll want to get out as much as possible to take advantage of the many San Diego attractions that are best enjoyed in the winter. For the best deals, just grab a Go San Diego Card and gain admission to over 45 attractions at discounted prices. Plus, San Diego even offers some winter attractions that are free and open to the public! What more could you want from a winter getaway?   West Coast Whale Watching During the annual gray whale migration from the Bering Sea to the shores of Baja, California, an estimated 20,000 of these majestic creatures pass through the waters off the San Diego coastline. Since the migration takes place from December … [Read more...]

San Diego Zoo Coupons

Best San Diego Zoo Coupons

Everyone loves a visit to the country’s favorite zoo! Beloved by children and adults alike, the San Diego Zoo is a highlight of any great Southern California vacation. But what happens when you don’t get to see all your favorite animals in one visit? (Trust me, it’s likely to happen in a zoo this big.) Admissions costs add up, and you don’t want to miss out on an opportunity to fully explore the San Diego Zoo just because of ticket prices! So take advantage of a few of these top San Diego Zoo Coupons to save big on your visit to San Diego’s most popular attraction. Traveling with a family full of animal lovers? Check out the Go San Diego Card, an all-inclusive multi-day pass that allows you to visit the San Diego Zoo on every day the card is active. Meet the Zoo’s beloved family of Giant Pandas, get up close and personal with some of the rarest and most beautiful birds of … [Read more...]

San Diego Aquariums and Zoos Discounts

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While you are visiting San Diego, you might want to take in some of the great aquariums and zoos that the city is famous for. Consider taking advantage of San Diego Aquariums and Zoos Discounts and take your family on a learning experience they won’t soon forget. San Diego Aquariums and Zoos Discounts are available with the Go Select San Diego Card, but that’s not the only reason you may want to buy one. The Go Select San Diego Card allows you to select from 37 of the best attractions in San Diego so you can mix and match exactly what you want to do and see in order to maximize your time and minimize what you spend. Once you’ve selected your attractions, print your pass or instantly download it to your smartphone. Enjoy visiting educations destinations like SeaWorld San Diego, the San Diego Zoo, San Diego Zoo Safari Park and Birch Aquarium. The San Diego Zoo usually gets all … [Read more...]

SeaWorld Aquatica Discount Tickets

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During your trip to San Diego, you might want to cool down at some point - it does get hot after all! Consider taking advantage of SeaWorld Aquatica Discount Tickets and visit one of the best waterparks in the country so that you and your family can chill out. SeaWorld Aquatica Discount Tickets will get you in the door, but once you are inside, it’s up to you what you want to do - there are a lot of options. Take a ride on one of six great attractions like HooRoo Run, Tassie’s Twister, Walhalla Wave or Woohoo Falls. Don’t forget about Whanau Way, a 60-foot water slide that lets you twist and plunge your way down six different slides, including four enclosed slides and two open air slides. Another great ride, the Kiwi Curl, lets visitors take a ride down a high-speed slide that is a tiny bit creepy because it is completely pitch-black. There’s also a section of SeaWorld … [Read more...]

Top San Diego Sights and Attractions

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San Diego is the crown jewel of Southern California boasting year-round sunshine, world-class attractions, miles of beaches, parks and gardens galore, a vibrant arts and culture community, and endless opportunities for recreation. Whether you’re planning an action-packed vacation or looking for some rest and relaxation, top-notch San Diego attractions await you at your every turn. The only decision you have to make is which San Diego attractions your family should visit. You can start by checking out the top attractions detailed below. San Diego Zoo and Safari Park Ever imagined yourself on a safari through the Serengeti? How about hanging with koalas in the outback? That’s just a preview of what your experience at the San Diego Zoo will look like. World famous for its extensive habitats, variety of animals, and efforts towards conservation, the San Diego Zoo and the San … [Read more...]

Legoland California Discount Tickets

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Build your perfect California trip around a visit to Legoland California. This awesome amusement park is full of fun attractions that fit together almost as well as the iconic learning toys that they are based off of. There’s Dino Island, an area where explorers can dig for fossils, lie inside a life-sized dinosaur footprint or even take a trip on a roller coaster. Once they are done there, brave buccaneers can visit Pirate Shores and enjoy some of the park’s water attractions. (Landlubbers and scallywags probably shouldn’t bother.) In the Imagination Zone, guests who want a unique thrill can take in the LEGO Legends of Chima 4D Movie X-perience which opened at Legoland San Diego in March. Watch as powerful tribes of animal warriors fight over the precious energy source CHI in the world of Chima. Visitors to the zone can also indulge in many stimulating free play building … [Read more...]

San Diego Zoo Discount Tickets

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A trip to San Diego just isn’t complete until you visit its internationally acclaimed San Diego Zoo. So why not get the full experience at a fraction of the price? With the Go San Diego Card, you can save up to 55% off gate prices! Don’t pass up the opportunity to explore the 107 acres and more than 800 species of cuddly critters and creepy crawlies. Work up an appetite with so much excitement? Dine on a dime at one of ten different restaurants offering discounted menu items for kids! Located in Balboa Park, the San Diego Zoo pioneered the concept of open-air, cage-less exhibits in recreated natural animal habitats. It is most famous for being one of the few zoos in the world that houses the giant panda, so be sure to pay the little furry friends a visit while you’re there! You’ll also see a variety of slithery reptiles, amphibians, insects, birds, and plenty of cute mammals! … [Read more...]

Top 10 Things to do in San Diego on Memorial Day Weekend

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Memorial Day Weekend traditionally marks the start of summer. How will you spend this summer holiday? If you’re looking for things to do in San Diego on Memorial Day weekend, check out our top ten list. Visit the San Diego Zoo. This world-famous zoo is home to more than 800 species of critter from around the world, from alligators and eagles to koalas and pandas. It’s also a leader in the conservation of wildlife, and is a must-see attraction for animal lovers. Plan to spend at least half a day here. Talk a walk through Balboa Park. As the nation’s largest urban park, Balboa Park is a beautiful place you’ll never tire of exploring. You can ride a bike, hold a picnic, or stop in any of the 17 museums. Even if you don't explore the museums inside, they're also well known for their spectacular and unique architecture. There are also several performing arts spaces, so try to … [Read more...]