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.
Spring training is almost over and the start of the 2013 MLB baseball season is on its way here! Celebrate Opening Day at PetCo Park Stadium with the San Diego Padres in their first game against the Los Angeles Dodgers on April 9th. Continue reading
Whether you're a museum buff, an animal lover, an experienced day hiker, or a model train collector, Balboa Park offers a range of interesting attractions and activities to peak your interest and keep you entertained. From the historic carousel and model train to scenic hiking trails and the ever-popular San Diego Zoo, no trip to San Diego is complete without a visit to Balboa Park. Continue reading
Irish heritage paints the streets of San Diego green as clover at the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade and Irish Festival. Wear your favorite green garb and celebrate Irish traditions and grab a little luck during this family friendly parade and festival event at Balboa Park on March 16th. Continue reading
Get a taste of the best craft beverages from California and enjoy scenic views of the San Diego Bay and North Embarcadero at the San Diego Winter Brew Fest event on February 8th, from 6-10pm. Continue reading