Diamond Head Inn
Travel Blogs from San Diego
Sea World is a unique experience and has many animals such as dolphins and seals and polar bears. Sea World San Diego is apparently bigger and better than the Australian one because of their outstanding shows and whales making them uniquely different to the Australian counter-part.
As I arrived I paid the entry fee of $50 for the one day pass ...
... steps - very slippery from the storm - I'm not sure if we saw all 450 palms - for sure we did not distinguish 58 different palm species
... our cruise
ship plus there was a little red trolley that can take you all the
way to Tijuana, Mexico.
Other surrounding attractions are the
famous Balboa Park, the largest urban cultural park in the country.
The 1,074 acre park is home to numerous
art galleries, botanical exhibits and fifteen (15) museums including
the world famous, San Diego Zoo with more than 800 species of
... were directed to the gold elevator, an original feature of the hotel and adds to it's character. We checked in to our lovely room which had a large balcony overlooking the quiet courtyard area then went to investigate the hotel. Feeling pretty tired, we chilled in the bar with some margaritas and nachos then had a early night, tomorrow - the zoo! Monday - One of the things that was recommended to us when in San Diego was the San Diego Zoo. ...
... We wrapped up the evening at one of the many IPA bars around, adding to my belief that America might well be better than us at beer... My world continues to be rocked.
I spent Tuesday exploring San Diego on foot (quelle surprise), taking advantage of the fact that my host lives 20mins walk from the central Balboa Park. The park is large and doesn't feel like a park so much as a main road with fields on either side. Bypassing the San Diego Zoo ...