With gorgeous year-round weather, beautiful scenery, and so much to see and do, a San Diego vacation should definitely be on your travel bucket list. The only challenge you’ll run into when deciding what to do in San Diego will be narrowing down your options. That’s where this guide comes in. There are so many places to explore and attractions to visit in this part of California. I’ve created a list of my own top things to do in San Diego. Think of it as your quick start guide to visiting this year-around sunny spot. Throughout the post, you’ll find links to even more guides, destinations, and ideas that will help you plan your trip. Table of Contents Visiting San DiegoBest San Diego BeachesSan Diego ZooWhat People Love About the San Diego ZooLEGOLAND CaliforniaBalboa ParkSeaWorld San DiegoSan Diego-La Jolla Underwater ParkThings to Do in San Diego-La Jolla Underwater ParkMission BaySan Diego Bay ToursSan Diego BreweriesAnnual San Diego EventsShare the Top 10 … [Read more...] about Top 10 Things to Do in San Diego
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By JON MOOALLEM MARCH 20, 2019 A weeklong trip in Alaska was supposed to be an adventure. In an instant it became the experience that defined us all. The Voyages Issue Rick Steves Wants to Save the World, One Vacation at a Time It Was Just a Kayaking Trip. Until It Upended Our Lives. There Is No Reason to Cross the U.S. by Train. But I Did It Anyway. The Voyages Issue A weeklong trip in Alaska was supposed to be an adventure. In an instant it became the experience that defined us all. By JON MOOALLEM photo illustration by: DAVID BENJAMIN SHERRY The whale sighting happened right away, minutes into Day 1. Jon, Dave and I had just been dropped off on a remote Alaskan shoreline, an hour and a half by boat from the closest speck of a town. Jon was working as a sea-kayaking guide that summer in Glacier Bay National Park, and he had invited us up for a seven-day excursion during his week off. As the boat that delivered us vanished, the drone of its … [Read more...] about It Was Just a Kayaking Trip. Until It Upended Our Lives.
By CAITY WEAVER MARCH 20, 2019 The particular sheen of America by Amtrak. The Voyages Issue Rick Steves Wants to Save the World, One Vacation at a Time It Was Just a Kayaking Trip. Until It Upended Our Lives. There Is No Reason to Cross the U.S. by Train. But I Did It Anyway. The Voyages Issue The particular sheen of America by Amtrak. By CAITY WEAVER photographs by: Holly Andres Tell your fellow americans that you plan to cross the United States by train, and their reactions will range from amusement at your spellbinding eccentricity to naked horror that they, through some fatal social miscalculation, have become acquainted with a person who would plan to cross the United States by train. Depending how you slice it — time or money — there are either 61 or 960 immediate reasons not to travel by Amtrak trains from New York City to Los Angeles. Those are the extra hours and dollars, respectively, that you might reasonably expect to … [Read more...] about There Is No Reason to Cross the U.S. by Train. But I Did It Anyway.
Associated Press Published 7:34 PM EST Feb 5, 2019 Boston — With cheers of “We want seven!” and “Next year, right here!” hundreds of thousands of jubilant fans jammed downtown Boston on Tuesday for a parade celebrating the New England Patriots’ sixth Super Bowl title. A party atmosphere enveloped the city on the unseasonably mild day. Red, white and blue confetti rained down and music blared as fans packed along sidewalks hoping to catch a glimpse of quarterback Tom Brady, coach Bill Belichick and the rest of the beloved team. It’s a familiar feeling in Boston. The city’s teams have now won twelve championships since 2001. Just four months ago, the city feted the Red Sox for their World Series victory over another Los Angeles team, the Dodgers. Boston resident Tom Collins was beaming as he took in the spectacle across from the city’s historic Common, his ticket from this year’s Super Bowl dangling from a lanyard around … [Read more...] about Tuesday’s NFL: Patriots get rowdy during yet another Super Bowl parade
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Jaclyn Reiss Globe Staff February 05, 2019 New England is getting spoiled: Tuesday’s Patriots victory parade was the region’s sixth of the Bill Belichick-Tom Brady dynasty, and throngs of fans lined the streets as temperatures reached 65 degrees.If you were stuck at work or school and couldn’t enjoy the festivities, don’t worry — we’ve got you covered. Here were some of the most interesting moments from the day. 1. Tom Brady was being the sweetest The legendary Patriots quarterback could be seen talking to his daughter and the other kids in his duck boat throughout the parade, Globe reporter Steve Annear says. Advertisement He was also tossing footballs and toilet paper, and holding up six fingers to symbolize the number of Lombardi Trophies he’s helped win for the Patriots. 2. Rob Gronkowski is all grown up and … [Read more...] about 10 moments from the Patriots parade you’ll want to see