Hoofing It: Great Dayhiking Destinations Around San Diego
June 24th, 2016


With our mountains-to-ocean landscape and mighty friendly climate, San Diego’s an outstanding place to hit the trails and soak up a little bit of Mother Nature, Southern California-style.

A Fourth of July to Remember at the Sofia Hotel!
June 18th, 2016|SofiaBlog


San Diego marks Independence Day with a whole lot of gusto, and you should be part of the celebration! Come join us at the Sofia Hotel for the 4th of July: You couldn’t ask for a better launchpad for enjoying the full-tilt festivities.
And those festivities don’t get any more full-tilt than the annual Big Bay [...]

Bring Your Appetite to the Liberty Public Market!
June 2nd, 2016|SofiaBlog


San Diego’s internationally known for its food obsession and its artsy vibe. If you’re looking to tap into both those strands of the city’s vivacious spirit, you’ve got a freshly debuted “one-stop-shop” venue for it: the Liberty Public Market!
Next time you’re enjoying the historic downtown accommodations we offer here at the Sofia Hotel, come check [...]

From Ringo to Cyndi: Don’t Miss Humphreys Concerts by the Bay
May 26th, 2016|SofiaBlog


Year in and year out, Humphreys Concerts by the Bay brings stone-cold music legends and exciting up-and-comers alike to Shelter Island, offering delightful outdoor entertainment a stone’s throw from San Diego Bay.
Already rolling along full steam ahead, the 2016 schedule is a truly star-studded one, even though Bob Dylan’s upcoming pair of shows (on June [...]

Meet the Cubs: New Arrivals at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park!
May 19th, 2016|SofiaBlog


Even as the San Diego Zoo celebrates its centennial year (as we wrote about last month), there are some brand-new faces on display over at its famous Safari Park!
Last month, three Sumatran tiger cubs made their first public entrance at the Safari Park, and you can pay them a visit during your next stay with [...]