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California's Playground

With so many fun things to do in San Diego, you may never want to leave

En español | Known for its near-idyllic climate, sand, surf and dazzling array of world-class attractions, San Diego offers a wide variety of fun things to see and do, appealing to guests from around the world.


A trip to San Diego just isn't complete unless you've combed at least one of our beautiful beaches. A perfect combination of fresh air and warm water, our gorgeous shores offer the ideal setting for surfing, kayaking or soaking up the California sun.


With over 90 courses located throughout the region, San Diego has quickly become a golf lover's delight. Named "One of the Top 50 Golf Destinations in the World" by Golf Digest, the region has a variety of courses thanks to blue skies, temperate climates and beautiful terrain.

Sports & Recreation

Home to MLB’s San Diego Padres and the NFL’s San Diego Chargers, this city is the perfect playground for sports enthusiasts. Year round perfect weather also makes it easy to get outside and stay active, so whether you want to go for a vigorous run/walk or pump iron, San Diego offers everything you need to keep in shape during your stay for Life@50+.

Family Fun

San Diego offers exciting family attractions sure to please visitors of all ages. From all day adventures at the San Diego Zoo and Safari Park to cool theme parks such as SeaWorld San Diego and Legoland, experiencing San Diego is sure to be a hit with the entire family.


Want to shop until you drop? San Diego's retail scene and shopping malls have everything you can imagine. Shopping in San Diego can easily become a daylong adventure with our amazing array of boutiques, clothing and apparel stores and outlet malls.


San Diego enjoys an exciting nightlife scene. The Gaslamp Quarter, a 16-block urban paradise, features diverse nightclubs, lounges and live music venues all within walking distance, directly across the street
from the convention center. The region boasts nearly 600 bars and nightlife attractions that are perfect for soaking in the sights and sounds of San Diego.

Spas & Salons

Pamper yourself and get ready for the ultimate San Diego experience. After visiting the city's numerous attractions and highlights, rejuvenate and reinvent a better you at one of the region's top day spas and salons. Comfort and indulgence are more accessible than you ever imagined. Relax, recharge, enjoy!

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