San Diego city life
San Diego is one of U.S.’s great tourist cities, with an incredible lovely weather, nice beaches and thriving urban artistic and cultural sites. Seize the opportunity and enrich your cultural and historical awareness by visiting popular museums, such as the San Diego Museum of Art, the San Diego Natural History Museum, the San Diego Museum of Man, the Museum of Photographic Arts, the San Diego Air and Space Museum, the San Diego Maritime Museum, the Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum.
Other attractions of San Diego are SeaWorld or San Diego Zoo, One America Plaza – the tallest building in the city, measuring 500 feet (150 m) tall, or the Cabrillo National Monument.
For tasting the living legacy of San Diego’s history, visit the Old Town and the historic Gaslamp Quarter in downtown; here you can also find boutiques, art galleries, specialty shops and more.
If you are an opera or theatre fan, you should check out the San Diego Opera, or Old Globe Theatre at Balboa Park and see a play or a musical.
For enjoying or simply admiring nature, climb the mountains in the Torrey Pines State Reserve, surf or get a tan at La Jolla Cove beach or see the picturesque San Diego Bay.
Have a good time in the evenings in one of the numerous and various bars, pubs and restaurants offering local, as well as international cuisine.
International atmosphere in San Diego
As San Diego is situated close to the Mexico border, over 20 % of the total population is Mexican American and around 30 % is comprised of Latino natives. Other immigrant people that live in San Diego come from China, Japan and India, among other countries.
Entrepreneurs from many corners of the world choose to establish their businesses in San Diego due to highly educated work force and high quality of life. Several start-up companies are from the high technology field.
Weather San Diego
San Diego has warm, dry summers and mild winters. Most precipitations occur between December and March. In the winter, the average temperatures during the day are 60 °F (15 °C), while the highest temperature for summer are around 78 °F (26 °C) in August, the hottest month.