San Diego, washed by the warm waters of the Pacific Ocean, is the second largest city in California. San Diego has a resort feel and a holiday atmosphere. This sun-kissed city is a favourite for family holidays, offering marvelous beaches and boardwalks, theme parks and one of the best zoos in the world. Book your travel package to San Diego with Direct Flights today.
San Diego, California
San Diego, washed by the warm waters of the Pacific Ocean, is the second largest city in California. Its mild climate is one of the best in the United States and almost defines the city: although it's large, San Diego has a resort feel and a holiday atmosphere. This sun-kissed city is a favourite for family holidays, offering marvelous beaches and boardwalks, theme parks and one of the best zoos in the world. Book your discount holiday packages today to San Diego and take advantage of cheap flights to San Diego from Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane, as well as discount accommodation in San Diego and cheap car hire in San Diego.
The wonderful weather in San Diego means that much of life in San Diego is lived outdoors, and the city has the parks, ocean front walks and sporting events to prove it. In short, this Southern California paradise probably won't astound you in the same way that Yosemite or the Grand Canyon would, but it's such a pleasant place that you might not ever want to leave. But first you have to get there, and that's where we come in: Direct Flights books cheap holidays to San Diego, so if you want cheap flights to San Diego or one of our San Diego travel packages that include accommodation in San Diego, visit the Direct Flights web site. We'll help you plan your discount travel to San Diego and then book your travel arrangements, all from the convenience of your home or office computer.
Balboa Park and the famous San Diego Zoo within its grounds are the centrepieces of San Diego. The sprawling park features more than 85 cultural and recreational facilities, with 15 museums, a bounty of gardens, outdoor organ concerts, several theatres and a free tram you can ride to tour it all. The world-renowned San Diego Zoo inside Balboa Park is the hands-down best in the United States, featuring state-of-the-art animal habitats. And the richly decorated Tower of California at the park's Museum of Man, specialising in Native American artefacts, is a symbol of San Diego. Book these activities in San Diego online when you book your cheap travel packages to San Diego and cheap flights from Australia to San Diego with Direct Flights.
The Cabrillo National Monument, named for the Portuguese explorer who landed in San Diego Bay, includes a museum that depicts the activities of Cabrillo and other early explorers. Point Loma Lighthouse is also located there and it's well worth a visit - the view from the top provides spectacular views of San Diego Bay and the city skyline.
San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter in the city centre is a national historic district filled with early Victorian architecture, specialty shops, art galleries, theatres, nightclubs and restaurants. The Museum of Contemporary Art houses post-1950s contemporary art by Warhol, Cornell and Stella in addition to works by famed California artists, while the Museum of Photographic Arts showcases the history of photography and photojournalism. Theme parks featuring marine life and African animals await those who want to visit the wild side. And a very short trip to the nearby city of Coronado, located on a peninsula just south of San Diego, rewards travellers with some of the area's sparkling white beaches, restaurants and quaint shops.
Flights to San Diego arrive at its nearby international airport, so discount travel to San Diego is easy and readily available. Direct Flights arranges cheap holidays to San Diego departing from just about anywhere in the world, including Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Mexico, Argentina, Thailand, Borneo, Spain, France, the United Kingdom and many other countries, so visit our web site today for some great travel deals!