Apr 01

There is never a dull moment in the second largest city in California. There are so many things to do in San Diego that even a weeklong holiday wouldn’t be enough. The list of San Diego attractions is endless with San Diego Zoo, USS Midway Museum, Balboa Park, Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, Cabrillo National Monument, Sunset Cliffs Natural Park, Coronado Bridge, SeaWorld, Maritime Museum of San Diego, Old Point Loma Lighthouse, Pacific Beach, Mission Beach, Botanical Building and Lily Pond, Mission Bay Park, Seaport Village, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego Air & Space Museum and more. San Diego Museum of Man gets lost amongst the list of San Diego attractions but is definitely worth checking out.

San Diego Museum of Man

San Diego Museum of Man is located on 1350 El Prado in Balboa Park. This anthropological museum contains artifacts, folk art, and archaeological finds. It is open every day from 10 AM to 5 PM. You could get general admission to the museum or you may opt for museum plus cannibals exhibit, museum plus tower tour, museum plus tower tour plus cannibals. The tickets are priced from $13 for adults, $10 for senior citizens aged above sixty-two, $8 for students aged thirteen to seventeen, $6 for kids aged three to twelve and toddlers get free entry. Kids aged below six are not allowed on the tower tour.

There are amazing exhibits that explore unique and fascinating aspects of humanity, collections or artifacts, the famous California Tower and special events throughout the year. Some of the upcoming events are ‘Woof Squad: Dogs of the SDPD’, ‘Dogs That Serve’, ‘Something Wild!’ and ‘Canine Ambassadors’.

The exhibits include ‘Living with Animals’, ‘Adventure Kids in Egypt’, ‘Facing Artifacts’, ‘Monsters’, ‘Graffiti Art Murals’, ‘Cannibals: Myth & Reality’, ‘Race: Are we so different?”, ‘Beerology’, ‘Kumeyaay: Native Californians’, ‘Maya: Heart of Sky, Heart of Earth’, ‘Ancient Egypt’ and ‘Footsteps through Time’. There are ethnographic collections and an enticing physical anthropology department. You ought to tour the California Tower. The amazing views and the history would surely impress you.

Affordable Hotel in San Diego

Pacific Inn Hotel and Suites is one of the more affordable hotels in San Diego. San Diego Bay is one block away. You can walk up to the Convention Center. The airport is nearby and so are all major attractions in San Diego, including Gaslamp Quarter, Seaport Village and San Diego Zoo. San Diego Museum of Man is two miles from the Pacific Inn Hotel and Suites. Save on commutes, enjoy free parking, avail great deals while planning the things to do in San Diego and save on your accommodation at Pacific Inn Hotel and Suites. Book your stay today!

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Mar 15

Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve in San Diego is among the wildest stretches of land along the coast of Southern California. The Reserve spans around fifteen hundred acres including the Torrey pine, maritime chaparral, unspoiled beaches and the lagoon. The Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve is not only home to some of the best trails in San Diego but also some of the best San Diego beaches. The lagoon hosts several species of migrating seabirds.

Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve Trails in San Diego

Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve draws tourists from around the country and the world. The most popular trails are Broken Hill, Beach Trails, and Razor Point but they are usually closed when it rains. They do remain open through Spring and then through Fall and Winter. Parry Grove Trail also tends to become a little tricky when it rains owing to the slippery grounds.

Guy Fleming Trail is an easy expedition. It is roughly two-thirds of a mile and it runs in a loop. There are amazing overlooks offering panoramic views of the surroundings with sneak peeks of ferns, wildflowers, cacti and the natural habitat of a diverse wildlife. Parry Grove Trail is half a mile long and also a loop. It is a relatively secluded trail with a hundred stone steps leading to and from the loop. High Point Trail is a steep adventure but the views of the lagoon and the Reserve from the elevation of the trail are amazing.

Razor Point Trail is short of a mile, meandering into the sage scrub along the coast and offering interesting vistas of the gnarled trees and sculptured sandstone gorge. Don’t miss the Yucca Point Overlook to check out yucca flower displays. The best time to explore this trail is spring. Beach Trail is three-quarters of a mile. It is more rustic than other trails. There is an Upper Reserve wherefrom you would go down about three hundred feet to hit the beach. Very few San Diego beaches are as clean and pristine as those at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. Broken Hill Trail is presently closed. South Fork that connects to the Broken Hill Lookout is accessible though.

Finding the Best San Diego Hotel

Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve has a museum shop and there is enough history to explore. As you plan your day to hit the trails in San Diego, you would want to stay at a conveniently located San Diego hotel. Pacific Inn Hotel and Suites is an affordable and convenient San Diego hotel. While the San Diego beaches of Torrey Pines is short of half an hour from the address, the San Diego Zoo and other attractions are right next to the Pacific Inn Hotel and Suites. Book your stay direct and save!

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Mar 14

We would like to welcome you to our new blog for the Pacific Inn Hotel and Suites. Conveniently situated our San Diego hotel offers accommodations in downtown with spacious rooms and attentive service. Guest here enjoy free parking service and high speed WiFi access. We invite you to relax at the hotel swimming pool or take a stroll to the nearby Bay.

Our pet friendly hotel in San Diego is perfect blend of style and innovation where everything you’re looking for is just minutes away. Whether you are looking for a business meeting at the Convention Center or simply planning for a family getaway, the Pacific Inn Hotel and Suites is perfect to match all your needs while away from home.

We will be sharing the posts about popular tourist attractions, hotel deals and discounts, local events and more. Please keep checking back for our most recent post and the latest news.

We hope you enjoy reading our blog and we encourage you to contact us with any inquiries about staying with us at the Pacific Inn Hotel and Suites.

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