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Coronado Inn: Brewery Lover’s Guide to San Diego & Coronado

Posted in Advice to Travelers, Coronado Activities , San Diego , San Diego Must-Eats 2 weeks ago

Known as the Craft Beer Capital of America, it’s no surprise that San Diego’s craft beer scene is hopping (pun intended). Flavorful West Coast-style IPAs are the main attraction, supported by a cast of classic ambers, frothy stouts, and experimental brews. With over 90 craft beer breweries in the area, we have compiled this guide to five of the best so you can jump right in and explore the craft beer culture of San Diego and Coronado.

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What to Wear in San Diego & Coronado in the Winter

Posted in Advice to Travelers, San Diego 3 weeks, 6 days ago

Planning a trip is heaps of fun. Imagine the sights you will see, the food you will eat, the things you will do. But what will you wear? It can be difficult to know if you have never been to your destination before. Luckily, we are here to help you with that.

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Guide to Labor Day in Coronado

Posted in Advice to Travelers, Coronado Activities , Holiday Tips, San Diego 3 weeks, 6 days ago

We all know when Labor Day is, but every year, it somehow seems to sneak up on us when we least expect it. One moment we’re enjoying lemonade and warm summer breezes, and the next we’re in a flurry of activity collecting school supplies, unpacking warm clothes, and thinking ahead to the busy holiday season. Thankfully, Labor Day is a golden opportunity to enjoy one last summer vacation before the rush of a new year begins. 

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Best Places to Picnic in Coronado

Posted in Advice to Travelers, Coronado Activities 1 month, 3 weeks ago

With summer comes a flurry of beach cruisers, red blankets, children giggling in the background, and delightful picnic baskets. After all, summer is the season of picnicking, visiting the parks, and BBQs with friends and family.

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Best Hotel with Free Parking in Coronado

Posted in Advice to Travelers 1 month, 3 weeks ago

There’s something engrained into us to despise feeding the meter, cringe as we pay exiting the parking structure, and loathe continually navigating street sweeping parking fines. After all, when was the last time you actually saw those street sweepers come by? It’s even worse when you invest a lot into your accommodations, only to be met with a $25-$30 per night parking fee. 

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Best Transportation Options to Coronado

Posted in Advice to Travelers 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Walking off the plane at your destination brings a wave of relief and excitement. That lasts just about until the moment you realize that you still have to navigate to your accommodation to truly start your vacation. Seasoned travelers can attest to the tricky logistics often accompanying moving from the airport to, well, just about anywhere. To help smooth over your ride, and get you to paradise faster, here are the best options for getting from the San Diego Airport to Coronado.

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Do You Need a Car on Your Coronado & San Diego Vacation?

Posted in Advice to Travelers 3 months, 1 week ago

You invest precious resources into charting your ideal Southern California adventure. Especially if you are flying in from another part of the country—or the world—you’re counting on spending your treasured vacation days soaking in the sun on the beach, trying your hand at our water sports, or treating your palate to our incredible cuisine. Ultimately it’s a positive investment in you and your family. 

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Comic Con Without Badges: What’s on Tap for 2017

Posted in Advice to Travelers, Coronado Activities , San Diego 6 months, 1 week ago

We get it. Comic Con badges are nearly impossible to snag these days. That doesn’t mean you need to miss out on the entire experience. Should the badges elude you, commit to joining the underbelly comic event. This takes place outside the convention walls, down alleys, tucked away in warehouses, and in basement bars.

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Comic Con Tips from a Local

Posted in Advice to Travelers, San Diego 6 months, 2 weeks ago

Compared to basically every other conference around, Comic Con is a completely different beast. Seriously, what other conference encourages walking around like a zombie? We also can’t remember a single other conference where the attendees skipped the bulk of the event to spend three days outside waiting in line for a panel.

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Why Coronado is the Best Dog-Friendly Vacation Spot

Posted in Advice to Travelers, Coronado Activities 6 months, 3 weeks ago

Spring fever is in the air and it’s time for you and Fido to hit the road. With countless destinations at your fingertips, you might be wondering how Coronado ranks on the list. More importantly, what Fido will think of the experience once you get there.

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How to Do San Diego in a Day

Posted in Advice to Travelers, San Diego 7 months ago

With all the splendors right at your fingertips in Coronado, you can go an entire vacation without ever venturing out to our iconic neighbor San Diego. Should that skyline lure your over, though, here’s how to master America’s finest city in a single day.

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2017 Food Festivals in Coronado and San Diego You Can't Afford to Miss

Posted in Advice to Travelers, Coronado Activities , San Diego , San Diego Must-Eats 7 months, 3 weeks ago

Not to brag, but in Southern California we sure know how to throw a great shindig. Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly event, refreshing cold brews or delectable dishes, we have you covered every which way. 

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