San Diego is known for its beaches, parks and desirable warm climate. The city has numerous historic buildings, art galleries and studios, museums and gardens and operates the world-renowned San Diego Zoo. In addition, a deep-water harbour is home to an active naval fleet. The maritime museum incorporates the USS Midway, a huge aircraft carrier, which is now open to the public. San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter includes restaurants, antique stores, boutiques, major retail chains and local shops for clothing, collectibles and souvenirs. For further information on San Diego visit: https://www.sandiego.gov/
San Diego Zoo
The San Diego Zoo is a zoo in Balboa Park, San Diego, California, housing over 3,700 animals of more than 650 species and subspecies.
SeaWorld San Diego
SeaWorld San Diego is an animal theme park, oceanarium, outside aquarium, and marine mammal park, in San Diego, inside Mission Bay Park
The Botanical Building
The Botanical Building with the Lily Pond and Lagoon is one of the most photographed scenes in Balboa Park and a "must-see" destination in San Diego. Built for the 1915-16 Exposition, along with the adjacent Lily Pond and Lagoon, the historic building is one of the largest lath structures in the world. The Botanical Building plantings include more than 2,100 permanent plants, featuring fascinating collections of cycads, ferns, orchids, other tropical plants and palms. The Botanical Building also presents some of the Park's vibrant seasonal flower displays.