San Diego County includes 18 incorporated cities and lots of close-knit neighborhoods and communities. San Diego is perhaps best known for its unparalleled climate, around 70 miles of stunning beaches and never-get-tired of it set of tourist and recreational attractions. Some of the most popular visitor attractions include the world-famous San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park, Birch Aquarium, SeaWorld San Diego and LEGOLAND California.
The Parts of the Whole of San Diego County:
South Bay in southwestern San Diego County, California consisting of the communities and cities of Bonita, Chula Vista, Imperial Beach, Lincoln Acres, National City, and South San Diego. Although affected somewhat by the economic problems, the South Bay is primed for a number of revitalization projects in Imperial Beach (new resort), Chula Vista’s marina expansion, and of course the already impressive Otay Lakes/Otay Ranch new construction and shopping/dining areas.
East San Diego County offers gorgeous the terrain which varies from rollings foothills to windy snow kissed mountains. From historic and quaint Julian to the 600,000-acre Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, nature-loving outdoor people are amazed by the endless opportunities to hike, camp, observe wildlife offered only an hour’s drive from downtown San Diego.
Sherry’s specialty, North San Diego County is a region crowned by its miles of beaches, marine preserves, and Rancho Santa Fe countryside. It is made up of a collection of unique communities, from the picturesque seaside villages of La Jolla, Del Mar and Carlsbad to scenic Rancho Santa Fe and Carmel Valley, nestled in a lush valley amidst golf courses and estates. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy hiking in Torrey Pines State Park, cycling up Palomar Mountain, surfing or kayaking in La Jolla, or relaxing on the balcony of some of Southern California’s top resorts. Some of the top visitor attractions include San Diego Safari Park, LEGOLAND California, Birch Aquarium at Scripps, the Flower Fields at Carlsbad, and the Museum of Contemporary Art La Jolla. Also a sought-after golf escape, with over 40 diverse courses to choose from. North San Diego county has hosted the 2008 US Open Championship, PGA Tour’s annual Farmers Insurance, and a number of important tennis events. Only 30 minutes from the airport, North San Diego County has so much to offer visitors and residents alike.