The skyline of Sal Diego, California

San Diego Travel Guide

San Diego Travel Guide

Both exciting and relaxing, San Diego is one of Southern California's most popular vacation destinations. It's also one of its most diverse regions with more than 100 neighborhoods, from Mexican-inspired Old Town and the vibrant Gaslamp Quarter to trendy Hillcrest and artsy Balboa Park. Each area offers a different side of the constantly changing and expanding city by the sea. Read on to discover the best restaurants, hotels, spas and more with GAYOT's San Diego travel guide. 


The dining area of Cafe Gratitude in San Diego, California
Photo courtesy of Nicholas Roberts

All San Diego Restaurants

Top Rated San Diego Restaurants

San Diego Restaurants by Category


The exterior of Fairmont Grand del Mar in San Diego, California

All San Diego Hotels

Top 10 San Diego Hotels

Select Hotel by Rating


A guest room at Pier South Resort in Imperial Beach, California

Pier South Resort, Autograph Collection

Located only a few miles south of San Diego, this eco-friendly resort stands right on the beach and boasts amazing views, lodgings and amenities.


The bathhouse at Cal-a-Vie Health Spa in Vista, California

The Best Spas in San Diego 

Discover top spas throughout San Diego, from elegant sanctuaries to cozy retreats.


Do some authentic Mexican shopping in Old Town, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Things to Do in San Diego
Photo courtesy of Bazaar del Mundo Shops

Top 10 Things to Do in San Diego

With so many things to see and do in this SoCal city, it may be difficult to decide which attractions to visit first. That's why GAYOT has selected the Top 10 Things to Do in San Diego so you can create a fun-filled itinerary, from sunset cruises to shopping in Old Town.    

City Trip Guide

Discover top attractions in San Diego, California

72 Hours in San Diego

Although it's known best for nearly perfect weather, sandy beaches and miles of blue Pacific coastline, this city has many other facets, as long as you know where to look. So pack your sunscreen and get ready to roll.

Business Travel Guide

Find information on transportation, hotels, restaurants and attractions for your business trip to San Diego, California

Work and Play in San Diego

Despite its image, San Diego isn't all about surfing and fish tacos. The city's center has become a mecca of entertainment, as well as the ideal setting for business of every size and style. Find out where to stay, eat and play while in town with GAYOT's San Diego Business Travel Guide.


View exhibits such as the "Spirit of St. Louis" at the San Diego Air & Space Museum in California

San Diego Air & Space Museum

Balboa Park boasts a wide variety of attractions for all ages, from the world-class San Diego Zoo to gardens, trails, restaurants and museums. Among the latter, the San Diego Air & Space Museum will take you above the clouds! Take a ride in one of its motion simulators and learn all about the historical aircraft suspended in mid-flight.

Find more information at the San Diego official website