San Diego is nicknamed America’s Greatest City and after spending a day here you’ll understand why. There’s no shortage of exciting and beautiful things to see and do.
Begin your day with a tour of the San Diego Zoo, one of the most popular in the world. It’s located in the center of Balboa Park, one of the most beautiful and diverse parts of the city, so after exploring the animals you can walk around and take in the sights.
Afterward, head to Mission Beach to take a ride on the roller coaster right off the sands. This is one of the most popular beaches in the city and contains a boardwalk and wonderful restaurants where you can dine while you watch the waves roll in.
From there, make your way to La Jolla. It’s the ritzy area of town, but it doesn’t cost anything to walk along La Jolla Cove and get up close and personal with the families of seals that live here. You can even go down and swim among them if you dare, but it’s not exactly recommended; they can get a little territorial.
You can’t visit San Diego without visiting Coronado. The beaches are spotless and it’s home to the Hotel Coronado, one of the fanciest hotels in the country. If you’re lucky enough to come in the winter, you can ice skate on the beach.
Finally, head downtown and walk along the harbor. You’ll see many Navy ships parked in the bay and can even take a tour of a few of them for a small fee. Once night falls, there are numerous clubs to choose from in the Gaslamp District right next to the harbor, so go ahead and get your groove on before you head home.
We can see it now and remember when it happened to us: Watching as the black car icon loops around and around, seemingly endlessly, and our wait time on the rideshare app continually changes. Long wait times and confused drivers are just a few bothersome issues that can nag at rideshare users. Need a solution? Ditch rideshares altogether in favor of renting a car on your next trip.
North America offers many scenic and historic train rides. These train rides delight and inspire travelers because it gives them a new way to experience the world. Thousands of people take these trains every year and this type of travel is only gaining more followers. The North American train system is still years behind European and Asian countries, but they get the job done. Taking a train is also a great way to add an extra adventure to a trip or destination. It’s not just going from one place to another but getting to view everything in between as well.
Beyond being a major hub in the global transportation network, Hartsfield-Jackson is also proud to be a major hub for exciting, high-quality retail options through our award-winning concessions program, ATL Skypointe.