Welcome to Welge Travel Report's San Diego city guide. Here you'll find the best of San Diego. WTR's San Diego map shows you the location of our favorite things to do in San Diego - including Balboa Park and the Japanese Friendship Garden.
You'll also find the best dining in San Diego, guided by WTR's own Carlota Cuisine. Fine dining in San Diego includes Cucina Urbana and Addison. Then you're off to L.A.
San Diego, California
Welge Travel Report Notables for San Diego
Getting around in San Diego
Public transportation in San Diego
WTR's Tony Transit says the best way to get around is the San Diego Metropolitan Transit System - Check out this site (sdmts.com).
Amtrak (www.amtrak.com) - Your connection to more than 500 stations in 46 states. For online information and train schedules visit www.amtrak.com or call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245)
People Watching in San Diego
Our Francois Flaneur says the best "PW" is at Seaport Village, Broadway Pier, South Village Beach Jetty and Little Italy.
Beverages in San Diego
WTR's Larry Lager says craft beers are very popular as are cocktails.
Dining in San Diego
WTR's Carolta Cuisine thinks Juniper & Ivy has the best dinner - D: Nightly, 2228 Kettner Blvd, 619-269-9036
You're here for inventitive cuisine, small plates, hospitality, interesting design and wine list.
Nightlife/Entertainment areas in San Diego
Our Shauna Showtime knows Gaslamp Square is the best place for nightlife.
Shopping in San Diego
WTR's Shari Shopper says the best shopping areas include The Village of La Jolla, Old Town, Cedros Design District in Solana Beach, Little Italy on the border of Downtown, Hillcrest in Uptown, the Gaslamp District and Orange Avenue in Coronado.
Recognition for San Diego
We extend special thanks to the people who manage and/or own the institutions, museums and restaurants featured in our guides. In some instances we have relied on their descriptions and photos.
Lagniappe for San Diego
WTR's Ernie Exhibit provides information on special current exhibitions for our featured museums such as: The San Diego Museum of Art
Now to July 22, 2018 see Childe Hassam: The Graphics
Among the heirs to the French plein-air tradition was the American Impressionist Childe Hassam. Most indelibly associated today with his iconic paintings of flags lining 5th Avenue on the 4th of July, Hassam was one of the leading painters of the period, and an accomplished and influential printmaker. The etchings and lithographs featured in the exhibition, including a view of Point Loma, were gifts from the artist’s widow