Snorkel With Leopard Sharks Off The La Jolla Coast
July 28th, 2015


Summertime in San Diego means some of our flashiest fish—leopard sharks—are massing in the shallows of our coast.

Get A 360 Degree View Of San Diego From Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial
July 28th, 2015|SofiaBlog


Come pay your respects to our nation’s veterans while reveling in a panoramic view of the sublime San Diego coastline up atop Mount Soledad in La Jolla!
A landmark of the city, the 824-foot hill includes a prominent cross and the Mount Soledad Veterans Memorial, where concentrically arranged walls display the names and stories of thousands of service [...]

Ride San Diego’s Iconic 24-Mile Bayshore Bikeway
July 15th, 2015|SofiaBlog


If you want to get out and soak up that stunning San Diego summer, there are few better means than a bicycle. And for a topnotch cycling route immersing you in the beauty of our waterfront, try the Bayshore Bikeway!
The 24-mile route links Downtown San Diego with Coronado, hugging the splendidly scenic shore of San [...]

Sofia’s Favorites: Painter Diana Carey
June 26th, 2015|SofiaBlog


San Diego has long been a hotbed of creativity and artistic expression. Here at the Sofia Hotel, we love honoring that heritage by displaying the works of local artists we admire. One of our favorites is the painter Diana Carey, whose creations can often be seen hanging on the walls of the Sofia’s on-site restaurant, [...]

Taste The Heat At The 36th Annual Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off Festival
June 23rd, 2015|SofiaBlog


Here in San Diego, we can almost smell the beans cooking: The 36th annual Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cook-Off is fast approaching. Take it from us—you’re going to want to be a part of the festivities!
This free event goes down June 27th and features across-the-board fun over in Ocean Beach, one of San Diego’s [...]