Tracking Down Fall Color Around San Diego
October 28th, 2016|SofiaBlog


Fall color in Southern California? Actually, yes!

Get in the Halloween Spirit at the San Diego Monster Bash
October 24th, 2016|SofiaBlog


Eager for a healthy bit of fright at Halloweentime—and an all-out riproaring after-hours celebration of the ghoulish season?
Well, then, you ought to stay with us at the Sofia Hotel the weekend before Halloween: You’ll be perfectly positioned for the Gaslamp Quarter’s descent into spectral, DJ-driven revelry on Saturday, October 29th during the Dos Equis San [...]

Fascinating, Fun, Free!: Kids Free in October at San Diego Museums
October 12th, 2016|SofiaBlog


Who doesn’t love the word “free”?
Well, if you’ve got children in tow for an autumnal stay with us at the Sofia Hotel, you’re going to love the citywide deal going down right now.
In celebration of the broader “Kids Free San Diego” promotion, the San Diego Museum Council’s 40-plus institutions are offering free admission to kids [...]

Famous Feathers: Celebrating the San Diego Chicken
October 1st, 2016|SofiaBlog


Here at the Sofia Hotel, we recently noticed a great writeup on one of the mightiest institutions our fair city of San Diego has produced.
And, yes, we’re talking about the guy dressed up as barnyard fowl.
For more than four feathery decades, Ted Giannoulas has portrayed the San Diego Chicken—also known as the “Famous Chicken,” particularly [...]