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Downtown San Diego

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A must if you have time, by night

There is so much to offer in Downtown San Diego. There is the Gaslamp area with many dance clubs, bars, stores, a movie theater, some amazing restaurants, a great place to people... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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La Jolla, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

There is so much to offer in Downtown San Diego. There is the Gaslamp area with many dance clubs, bars, stores, a movie theater, some amazing restaurants, a great place to people watch, as well as some great Hotels. It is very close to the Convention Center and you can catch the Trolley from there too.

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Orlando, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Very big city, with a few ways to get around if you are a tourist. Taxi's, and buses....you can walk, but wear good walking shoes.

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Winnipeg, Canada
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Loved the city! Spent an afternoon around town, and spent some time on the USS Midway museum. It's a must see attraction if you head to San Diego!

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Maputo, Mozambique
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

absolutely nothing i could say that would make you want to visit downtown s.d. whatever was once here, its not now. pretty much a tourist trap, something like ghiradelli square in s.f. or something

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Providence, RI
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Fabulous city- very easy to navigate. I used the "tourist trolley" for 2 days and was not disappointed. We felt safe going out at any time of day including night time. Our hotel was right on the water with great views. A great place to vacation any time of year.

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Cupertino, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Downtown San Diego is like no other U.S. city I've seen so far. It's simply beautiful and you will enjoy every single second of being there. It's highly recommended to spent at least one evening in addition to a full day there! If you ever want to visit the West Coast of the U.S., San Diego should be a part... More 

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Ormeau, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Downtown San Diego is like no other American city! It is old world in that you can enjoy walking the cafe society areas and enjoy the fashion shops, and restaurants of all flavors and prices. This is a city like Brisbane, Australia in it's nearness to the bay and boating activities. The new library and the ball park are within... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

One of the best downtowns in America! The famous Gaslamp District is a jewel, with wonderful restaurants, bars and an active nightlife. Petco Park, home of the San Diego Padres, is nestled at the foot of the Gaslamp and was catalyst for expansion of the Gaslamp. Other neighborhoods, like Little Italy, add to the fun!

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

we visited on a day with very good weather, it's a nice and organized city. we also enjoyed visiting the museum and the zoo.

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

A lot of Great stores and shops, especially in the Gaslamp district. Also close by is Seaport Village with a very relaxing vibe!

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Address: San Diego, CA
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
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Monday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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