San Diego

From balmy beaches with a laid-back attitude to a gleaming modern image, San Diego offers much for the tourist to enjoy. Situated on the seacoast, San Diego is the second largest city in the state, with 1.3 million residents, and has long attracted travelers for its ideal climate, miles of beaches, and location on the Mexican border right across from .
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is the thriving central business district of San Diego. Photo: Rufustelestrat, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an upscale beach neighborhood of 48,000 people in San Diego that, while part of the city, is often viewed as its own distinct community. Photo: f jean, CC BY 2.0.

San Diego's most beloved green space, Balboa Park is a massive urban park in the heart of the city just north of . Photo: Antoinetav, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Mission Beach and Pacific Beach are the two most popular beach neighborhoods in San Diego. Photo: dirkhansen, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is an aircraft carrier, formerly of the United States Navy, the lead ship of her class. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The is a zoo in , San Diego, California, housing more than 3,500 animals of more than 650 species and subspecies. is situated 1½ miles northeast of San Diego. Photo: Cburnett, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a baseball park located in the of San Diego, , United States, that is home to the San Diego Padres of Major League Baseball. Photo: abrowncoat, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is a fine arts museum located at 1450 El Prado in Balboa Park in San Diego, California that houses a broad collection with particular strength in Spanish art. is situated 1½ miles northeast of San Diego. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.


The birthplace of San Diego, Old Town is a popular tourist district of historic buildings and… Photo: Epukas, Public domain.

Sitting at the mouth of San Diego Bay on a peninsula west of the city's airport, Point Loma offers… Photo: Weedwhacker128, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the northern region of San Diego, consisting mostly of hilly terrain and suburbs. Photo: Takinzinnia, CC0.

is the eastern part of the city of San Diego, bordered by I-8 and Mission Valley to the north, to the south, , Balboa Park and Hillcrest to the west, and to the east. Photo: Jlantzy, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a community of San Diego, . Photo: UpstateNYer, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a picturesque resort town in in . Photo: Hortont424, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a neighborhood located in San Diego, . Photo: Christopher Mann McKay, Public domain.

is a neighborhood in San Diego, that was originally a predominately Italian and Portuguese fishing neighborhood. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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