Don’t Miss The Amazing Annual Grunion Run!
March 25th, 2015


Like every other San Diegan in the know, the Sofia Hotel is excited about the fast-approaching peak season for one of our coastline’s most remarkable yearly events: the grunion run!

‘Hop’ Around Downtown San Diego And Explore Our Craft Breweries
March 16th, 2015|SofiaBlog


For lovers of American craft beer—unquestionably some of the world’s best, something we can say without any nationalistic hyperbole—San Diego is sacred ground.

Suit Up: SCUBA Adventures Await In San Diego
March 12th, 2015|SofiaBlog


You already know (most likely) that San Diego enjoys one of the world’s most beautiful coastlines and some of its most legendary surfing meccas.
But the joys of the San Diego seaboard extend beneath the surface of the Pacific Ocean. If you’re curious about seeing a whole other side of the region, consider giving SCUBA diving [...]

Ring In The Year Of The Ram At The San Diego Chinese New Year Food And Cultural Fair
February 20th, 2015|SofiaBlog


Think the 2015 New Year celebrations are all over? Think again!
By the Chinese lunar-based calendar, the Year of the Horse is trotting offstage and the Year of the Ram is making its grand entry this month. You can help celebrate the turnover by attending the 33rd-annual San Diego Chinese New Year Food & Cultural Fair [...]

Day Trip To Anza-Borrego Desert State Park For Its Annual Wildflower Bloom
February 18th, 2015|SofiaBlog


There’s magic on hand in the deserts of San Diego’s hinterland, and the Sofia Hotel provides the perfect accommodations for witnessing it firsthand!
Only two hours from the city lies one of the crown jewels of California, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. And this time of year, the basins and foothills catch fire with the ephemeral blooms [...]