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San Diego & Carlsbad

California’s second largest city, San Diego boasts 70 miles of Pacific Ocean beaches and a gentle Mediterranean climate which is perfect for a relaxing vacation. The combination of cultural neighbourhoods creates a city with lots to see, do and explore. Visit the Gaslamp Quarter, Little Italy, Coronado, La Jolla and Carlsbad, each with there own charming characteristics. There is an expansive selection of attractions which shouldn’t be missed either. Children will love Sea World, San Diego Zoo, Wild Animal Park and LEGOLAND California whilst grown ups can enjoy the luxury spa’s, downtown nightlife, superb shopping and a choice of 92 golf courses in the area including, world-renowned, Torrey Pines.

The terrain changes to the east, from gentle foothills to mile high mountains and the 600,000 acre Anza Borrego Desert State Park. Hiking, biking, fishing and wildlife watching provide a contrast to the hectic city life and the up and coming wine growing region has already won a number of accolades. To the west, the Pacific Ocean provides fantastic opportunities for all water-sports activities. Choose from surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, sports fishing, sailing or simply swimming along the shores of this expansive and pristine coastline


Carlsbad, known as the “Village by the Sea” is an affluent seaside resort occupying a 7-mile stretch of Pacific coastline just 35 miles north of San Diego and 87 miles south of Los Angeles. Carlsbad’s mild weather and stunning beaches make it one of the best places to visit in California. The seven miles of surf, sand and sun beckon for endless outdoor activities. Walk tree-lined streets to discover art galleries, garden shops, jewelers, clothing stores, boutiques and a farmer’s market with goodies galore. Venture slightly further for more options at the Carlsbad Premium Outlets.

If you are travelling as a family, make sure you take the kids to Legoland California Resort offering Lego-themed rides, interactive shows, and hands-on attractions. Award-winning restaurants that are constantly reinventing the way we eat to street food classics that magically whisk you back to your childhood. No matter your tastes or budget, restaurants in Carlsbad offer a wealth of options that overflow with flavor and style.

Here, golf isn’t just a game, it’s an experience. Beautifully designed, world-class courses offer unmatched amenities, such as GPS-equipped golf carts that help gauge your next shot, gorgeous clubhouses to relax in and golf classes with top golf pros.

Spa-goers have flocked to Carlsbad since its mineral spring was discovered in the late 19th century. Today, you can visit the site of the original well, but you can do much more than just “taking the waters”- Carlsbad’s spas offer world-class services.

San Diego is calling you back

When San Diego calls, you take in the fresh ocean air and feel the warm sun on your face. When adventure calls, you explore 70 miles of coastline and find the best view. When curiosity calls, you dine al fresco and try something new. With unique neighborhoods to discover and good vibes around every corner, it is no wonder happiness is calling in San Diego.Watch this short video to see what you might expect.

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