You don't need to have local knowledge to truly experience San Diego, but you should have an idea about a few basic facts before you go.
From the middle of San Diego County, you'll need to head south for 0.1 miles (0.2 kilometers) to get to this neighborhood.
The population of San Diego County is roughly 1,300,000.
If you're going to be spending a night or so in San Diego, you must wander over to the San Diego Convention Center. This world-famous sight belongs on every vacationer's bucket list.
Notable attractions are within walking distance. You'd be mad to miss the USS Midway Museum and the Maritime Museum of San Diego, so be sure to add them to your vacation itinerary.
A working military installation is a shining example of discipline and duty. If you have an interest in the armed services, stop by Navy Pier to get a glimpse into national defence in action. Want more nearby options? If the young ones are bored with sightseeing and need to expend some energy, why not take them on an outing to Centennial Park? It's the ideal spot to have a game of catch and chuck a ball around. And that's not all there is. Whether you're a professional plant collector or you simply like getting dirt under your fingernails, you can't go past Japanese Friendship Garden for some horticultural inspiration. This private display is bursting with delightful blooms and unique design ideas.
Buckle your seatbelt, turn off the in-flight movie and get ready to hit the runway at San Diego International Airport (SAN). The best part? You'll be just 2 miles (3 kilometers) to the northwest of San Diego.
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