Insiders' Guide to San Diego

Overview

Blessed with a perfect climate and sandwiched between several beautiful mountain ranges to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west, San Diego is an outdors paradise. From sailing to snorkeling, swap meets to symphony concerts, authentic Mexican specialties to American bistro fare, this guide will show you how to navigate San Diego's eclectic scene and diverse opportunities for fun. Inside you'll find: countless details on how to live and thrive in San Diego, from the best in local shopping to the lowdown on ...
See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (6) from $2.71   
  • New (1) from $137.49   
  • Used (5) from $2.71   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$137.49
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(323)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
Brand New Item.

Ships from: Chatham, NJ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by
Sending request ...

Overview

Blessed with a perfect climate and sandwiched between several beautiful mountain ranges to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west, San Diego is an outdors paradise. From sailing to snorkeling, swap meets to symphony concerts, authentic Mexican specialties to American bistro fare, this guide will show you how to navigate San Diego's eclectic scene and diverse opportunities for fun. Inside you'll find: countless details on how to live and thrive in San Diego, from the best in local shopping to the lowdown on real estate, comprehensive listings of restaurants, lodgings, and day trips, the inside scoop on world-renowned attractions such as Balboa Park, the San Diego Wild Park, the San Diego Zoo, and SeaWorld, sections dedicated to children, retirement, and much more. Whether you're planning a vacation, already living in the area, or looking to relocate, Insiders' Guide to San Diego will show you everything you need to know.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780762741915
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
  • Publication date: 1/1/2007
  • Series: Insiders' Guide Series
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 416
  • Product dimensions: 6.16 (w) x 9.04 (h) x 0.82 (d)

Meet the Author

Maribeth Mellin is an award-winning journalist who has covered San Diego for more than two decades, developing her knowledge of the inner workings and far-flung regions of the county as senior editor at San Diego Magazine.


Jane Onstott is an editor, travel writer, and translator who moved to San Diego in 1976 to attend San Diego State University. She has contributed her knowledge of San Diego to several guidebooks, including Best Places San Diego, edited by colleague Maribeth Mellin. 

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents


Preface     xii
Acknowledgments     xiv
How to Use This Book     1
Area Overview     4
Getting Here, Getting Around     15
History     27
Hotels and Motels     34
Bed-and-Breakfast Inns     61
Spas and Resorts     67
Vacation Rentals     75
Restaurants     79
Nightlife     102
Shopping     115
Attractions     141
Kidstuff     159
Balboa Park     171
Annual Events     183
The Arts     202
Parks     221
Recreation     230
Beaches and Water Sports     247
Golf     268
Spectator Sports     281
Day Trips     291
South of the Border     300
Relocation     311
Education and Child Care     332
Higher Education     340
Health and Wellness     350
Retirement     359
Media     365
Worship     373
Index     379
About the Authors     397
Directory of Maps
SanDiego County     v
Central San Diego Region     vi
Downtown San Diego     vii
North County Coastal Region     viii
North County Inland Region     ix
East County Region     x
South Bay Region     xi
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)