San Diego County is a very popular county located in Southern California. It is the second largest county in California and one of the largest counties in the United States. San Diego is known for its gorgeous coastlines, beautiful weather and array of great things to do. Below are just some of the amazing things that San Diego County offers.
The San Diego Zoo
The San Diego Zoo is probably one of the most interesting and exciting things to do in San Diego. The zoo first opened almost 100 years ago in 1916 and has been entertaining guests ever since. The zoo houses over 3000 animals and reptiles of many different species. Some of the most popular animals at the zoo include pandas, foxes, cheetahs, bears, hippos and a variety of other animals. Aside from visiting the animals the San Diego zoo also offers a variety of activities to try. They offer a 4-D theater, live shows, guided bus tours, a skyfari which is a sky ride in a cable car that takes you over the trees and animals for a gorgeous view of the park as well as personal encounters with animals and much much more. The zoo is typically open from 9am till 5pm but hours may vary depending on the weekend and holidays.
Lego Land California Resort
The Lego Land California Resort is a massive and entertaining amusement park in California. They offer over 60 rides and attractions for kids and adults to enjoy. Although the park is geared for a younger crowd people of any age can enjoy the many events happening at the park. Aside from the roller coasters and other rides guests can enjoy the two waterparks that Lego Land offers as well. One of the waterparks features Lego structures that spray water which is perfect for the young ones. It also features two sandy beaches for guests to enjoy. The second waterpark offers a wave pool, a wading area and other fun activities to try in the waterpark area. After riding the rides and visiting the waterpark take in one of the many shows that happen around the park. Then after catching a show eat at one of the many food stands that offer everything from french fries to ice cream. The park is typically open 5 days a week from 10am until 5pm but hours do vary depending on the time of the year.
Seaport Village is a shopping and dining area located right next to the San Diego Bay. It was completed in 1980 and offers visitors a variety of stores and restaurants to visit as well as a beautiful scenic view. There are over 40 one of a kind shops that offer everything from souvenirs to military items to toys. Each store has its own unique feel and merchandise so any shopper is sure to find what they are looking for. All of the restaurants offer visitors delicious tasty food with a great scenic view. The many unique restaurants offer a variety of food to choose from including fish, pizza, burgers, ice cream and cookies. Aside from the many restaurants to choose form there is also a snack bar for grabbing some food on the go. After visiting the shops and eating at one of the many restaurants take a ride on the carousel or have some henna tattoos done by a local artist or simply take in all of the beauty that Seaport Village has to offer.