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San Diego Bay Walk

San Diego, CA (Downtown)
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Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas, Shopping
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Portland, Oregon
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This is just an idyllic walk along the harbor, watching naval ships current and historic, beautiful flowers and green grass in November, balmy temperatures. It was just so relaxing. We loved the Bob Hope memorial with his USO shows playing audio to an audience of bronze GI's from several eras. Touching to see several families with their own Navy family... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

San Diego Bay is the centerpiece of SD and has many nice walking, running/bike paths around it. A must visit if in San Diego.

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Holton Le Clay
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46 reviews 46 reviews
20 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The combination of the Pacific fleet, tourism, hi-tech industries, natural beauty and superb climate, it is all there when you take a stroll on the Bay walk. It was relatively easy to park the car at a walking distance. We enjoyed the weather, the relaxed people strolling on the walk, and watching all kinds of boats and ships. As for... More 

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New Jersey
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Historical boats to look at and tour, plus yahts and smaller boats. Always a beautiful breeze. Nicely paved. I enjoyed walking along the bay on this walk.

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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16 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I loved the city of San Diego, specially the bay, because of the nice weather, the nice culture of the people. In the case of the bay, its a beautiful view, with many attractions, like a world war II boat.

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Dayton, Ohio
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73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Our hotel was here and it's a nice walk along the water. Many expensive boats parked here to look at. Several restaurants and small shops to browse in. Only thing I didn't like is during the day some people set up tables selling things and lots of psychic readings kind of carnival-like.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

New Years in the Gaslamp was spectacular The fireworks on the bay and night life definitely worth the visit Will return again next year!

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Apple river
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

This walk is a very relaxing and serene place to enjoy the water sights and people. It gets a little crowded around lunch time but is still a fun place to be. Take the guided 2 hr. tour and learn all the history of this great place!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

The walk along the bay is so pretty! We have lived here for years and take this walk often, however we recently took a walking tour there and around Gaslamp... We learned history, fun stories of what we saw... I recommend this walk with a guide if coming from out of town :) or if your local too!

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

The two hour tour of the harbor was great . We sat outside upstairs . The tour guide was excellent. We particularly enjoyed the naval shipyards. We were a bit disappointed with the seals. They are much more exciting to watch on the buoys as apprised to the docks. Having a bar and food station was great!

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