You’re Invited To SeaWorld’s 50th Anniversary Celebration
May 23rd, 2014|SofiaBlog


It’s been a half-century since SeaWorld—now easily one of the world’s most famous oceanariums and theme parks—first opened its doors in our fair city, and this year the company’s celebrating that notable anniversary in a big way.
The Sofia Hotel is a short ride away from SeaWorld San Diego up on the edge of Mission Bay—we’ll make [...]

The Annual Sicilian Festival Starts In Little Italy On May 18th
May 12th, 2014|SofiaBlog


Feel like dancing in the street to the irresistible rhythms of a master accordionist, swooning over the soaring notes of an angelic-voiced soprano—or just trying your luck at a pasta-eating contest?
Such joys are to be had right here in San Diego this spring with the 21st running of the city’s spectacular (and free) Sicilian Festival—but a [...]

Treat Your Mother To A Mother’s Day Brunch
May 6th, 2014|SofiaBlog


One of those ultra-important holidays is just around the corner: Mother’s Day, when we pay respect to the very person who conveyed us into the world. That’s no small matter!
If you’re lodging with us at the Sofia this May, we’d like to recommend a trio of options for treating Mom to a brunch to remember on [...]

San Diego’s Old Town Cinco de Mayo Celebration
May 2nd, 2014|SofiaBlog


Ready for three days of some of the most fun you’ll ever have? San Diego’s outstanding Cinco de Mayo celebration is about to unfold (for the 31st time!) in the city’s beautiful Old Town—and you won’t want to miss it!
All the fantastic flavors, melodies, and costumes are a simple trolley-ride from the doorstep of the [...]