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Reviewed 3 September 2017

First off, I'm a New Yorker, and have seen all sorts of stuff. However, on my recent trip to San Diego, I must say I have never seen so many homeless people in my life. Seriously. All over the city-- whether in public parks, like...More

1  Thank Diane H
Reviewed 7 May 2017

A very clean city but other than Gasslamp Quarter it is not that pedestrian freindly. Walking downtown is clean and safe, but not a lot of action. Very little pedestrians but a lot of busy car traffic. We also used the bus, but found it...More

Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Great spot to explore, lots to see and do. History to be discovered. Lots of great restaurants as well.

Thank Haley W
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We have visited San Diego often, over the last 30 years. On our last visit June/July 2014 we were impressed with the changes, especially Gaslamp, as there were a lot of new restaurants around and Horton Plaza was getting a new public seating area. On...More

Thank Sue53_11
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Lots to see and do at the Embarcadero and Seaport Village. Nice walk, trolley or pedicabs. A great chance from zoos and theme parks.

Thank v S
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Downtown is super busy and slightly overwhelming if you aren't used to city driving. But, the downtown area is beautiful and full of culture.

1  Thank Dana M
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Downtown is undergoing some big changes. Last night Billy Joel was playing to a sold out crowd in the stadium and downtown was alive and jumping with activities. Always a good time wherever you wind up.

Thank Damian A
Reviewed 12 May 2016

My girlfriend and I enjoy good fish tacos, visiting micro breweries and the ocean. We received all three with our visit. There are many local breweries that we visited and had some wonderful fish tacos in the Village area. We didn't have a rental car...More

Thank Neil J
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Lived in the Marina District for over 3 years and loved every minute if it! So much to do downtown and the weather is always nicer than the rest of the city. Very walkable to get to all the attractions including places like Seaport Village,...More

1  Thank LaMario C
Reviewed 20 November 2015

Their are homeless people on every street in downtown San Diego and most of them are asking for money. The city has done a great job on restoration, but it gets very annoying with the homeless problem.I would not stay in downtown again. If the...More

Thank Dealmaker
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