Every tourist destination has its attractions. However, because every tourist is different, these attractions have greater or lesser value. In this series Gary gives his reasons for traveling to a particular place. Hopefully some of his thoughts will entice you to consider adding this particular location to your itinerary. The entire series is being categorized under the heading, “Spotlights.” However, you may find more about these locations in the archives of this website, under headings such as, “Great Places,” “Things to Do in,” “Best of,” “Top 10” and “Places of a Lifetime.” In addition, “Walking Tours” of many of these destinations may be available for purchase on the website for the low price of $1.49 each.
San Diego’s idyllic climate make it a desirable place to live and work; the city also possesses world-class attractions that make it an important travel destination. Here are Gary’s reasons for suggesting that San Diego be on everyone’s travel bucket list:
1. Balboa Park is one of the world’s most impressive city parks. From museums to delightful walks, it is the focal point of the city.
2. The world’s best zoological park is located in San Diego. The diversity of animals and the quality of their enclosures are the zoo’s hallmark.
3. Coronado Beach is consistently included on “best beaches in the world” lists annually.