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.
Along with some of the best fireworks displays on the West Coast, San Diego features a fun selection of Fourth of July events and things to do. Plan a picnic on the beach, take a trolley tour of Old Town, explore local fishing piers, visit the County Fair or just relax at a winery and toast America's birthday in style. Continue reading
Perched high above the Pacific Ocean, Birch Aquarium at Scripps offers visitors an unparalleled view of the waters its exhibits explore. Inside, over 60 habitats full of sharks, coral reefs, and tropical fish educate guests with interactive, research-based displays. There are even 3 San Diego tide pools to explore hands-on. 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
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