Cash-conscious travelers can savor a variety of cuisines in restaurants located throughout the San Diego region. Following is a short list of eateries that are local favorites due to their delicious food, generous portions and low prices.
Many San Diego hotels are currently offering “Happy Deals” now through the end of summer with savings of up to 35% off already low room rates. Visitors can learn more about these offers and make reservations online at http://www.sandiego.org/happydeals.
Celebrity Cruises’ Millennium is in drydock this week for a $10 million makeover. A highly rated large ship in the premium-service category, the Celebrity Millennium is not yet 10 years old, but it will be refreshed with new carpeting throughout and new upholstery in every stateroom and several common areas, including the Lido deck and… [Read More]
Summertime brings to San Diego entertaining street festivals, community celebrations and a dazzling array of visual and performing arts. Whether planning a weekend getaway or a long leisurely stay, visitors to San Diego have plenty of fun-filled activities to choose.
Don’t forget your passport, even if you are an American cruising to your friendly neighbors in Canada, the Caribbean or Mexico. New rules require passports, and your border crossings are likely to go smoother, too. It may sound counterintuitive, but officials say that border crossings actually move along faster when passports are required, and as… [Read More]
The recession continues to create some unprecedented travel opportunities for decision-makers who are ready to travel. For instance, Hurtigruten is offering a two-for-one deal, for bookings made by May 31, on its “Glaciers & Icebergs of Greenland” itineraries. The eight-day expedition to the world’s largest island will explore the unspoilt coast of Greenland from the… [Read More]
Several years ago, I was touring a Holland America Line ship when I came upon a guest room that was undergoing refurbishment. I thought this odd, because the room did not appear to need updating. The furniture and carpet appeared to be new; the fixtures, polished and sparkling. My host told me that an elderly… [Read More]
Alaska is celebrating its 50th year of statehood, and Princess Cruises will be working hard to help its guests appreciate all that the state has to offer. With ships arriving for the start of the Alaska cruise season last weekend, Princess is pulling back the curtain on a comprehensive effort to provide a rich Alaskan… [Read More]