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Welcome to the Bristol Hotel blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel in downtown San Diego. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the city's latest happenings, including nearby attractions such as the Gaslamp Quarter, Little Italy, the San Diego Zoo, Petco Park and more.

San Diego Earth Fair 2015 - Sunday, April 19

Mar
19
 2015
About 2 year(s) ago by The Bristol Hotel
San Diego Earth Fair 2015 - Sunday, April 19
San Diego Earth Fair 2015 is one of the world's biggest environmental celebrations. Featuring free admission, this Balboa Park event includes more than 300 exhibitors, themed areas, a food pavilion, children's activities and live entertainment. Continue reading

Real Pirates Exhibit at the NAT San Diego

May
23
 2014
About 3 year(s) ago by The Bristol Hotel
Real Pirates San Diego at The NAT
One of the first recorded uses of the Jolly Roger, "Black Sam" Bellamy and his crew were feared across the Eastern Seaboard of the United States. Their capture of the slave ship Whydah in 1717 ended in disaster off the coast of Cape Cod, leaving Bellamy and 143 crew members dead. The shipwreck was discovered in 1984, and is the main focus of a spellbinding exhibit at the NAT. Continue reading

Uber San Diego

May
23
 2014
About 3 year(s) ago by The Bristol Hotel
Uber San Diego
The Greater San Diego area is one of America's fastest growing regions, but don't let that discourage you from exploring! Uber makes inter- and inner city transportation simple, stylish, and sleek. Grab a code from the front desk, where as a guest at Bristol, you can take $20 off your first Uber ride. Download the app, connect with a driver, and watch as the car makes its way to you! Continue reading

Best Mexican Food in San Diego

Mar
21
 2014
About 3 year(s) ago by The Bristol Hotel
Best Mexican Food in San Diego
Situated near the Mexican border with access to all the fresh produce of California, this destination is ideally located for lovers of tacos, enchiladas, fajitas, burritos and mole. Nearby our Gaslamp Quarter hotel, you'll find some of the best Mexican food in San Diego at restaurants like La Puerta, El Zarape, El Pulpo and El Agave del Mar. Continue reading
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