Sky Spectacles: The Red Bull Air Race Returns to San Diego
April 11th, 2017|SofiaBlog

 

San Diego Bay’s a vision of beauty anytime, but it’s about to get downright dramatic overhead.
The Red Bull Air Race World Championship is returning to San Diego April 15 and 16. This thrilling on-the-wing competition, which pits more than two dozen Master Class pilots against one another, last took over the local skies back in [...]

San Diego Strings: Catch a Show With the San Diego Symphony Orchestra!
April 1st, 2017|SofiaBlog

 

Here in San Diego, we’ve got more than a few world-class cultural institutions to be mighty proud of. One of the best of the best, without question, is the San Diego Symphony Orchestra, going strong for more than 100 years.
With a pampered perch at the Sofia Hotel—one of the finest San Diego Hotels Near Gaslamp [...]

San Diego Flower Power: Superbloom at Anza-Borrego!
March 24th, 2017|SofiaBlog

 

By now, news of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park’s spectacular “superbloom” has gone thoroughly national.
There’s still time to experience the show—right around its peak—and the Sofia makes the ideal San Diego Hotel and Spa for doing so! We’re about a two-hour drive from the state park, which makes a superbloom safari of a daytrip an easy [...]

Find Your Pot of Gold in Downtown San Diego
March 14th, 2017|SofiaBlog

 

It’s a city that knows how to have a good time—and that lays claim to some of the finest craft beer and most enthusiastic craft-beer fans in the nation. Given that, it’s no surprise San Diego’s a heck of a place to mark St. Patrick’s Day.
This past Saturday, Balboa Park hosted its annual Irish Festival—the [...]

The World Baseball Classic is Coming to Petco Park
March 6th, 2017|SofiaBlog

 

Petco Park (which, as you may have heard, has been a little soggy of late) will soon host a mighty thrilling stretch of baseball putting the cream-of-the-crop from all around the globe at center stage. That’s right: We’re talking about the playoffs of the upcoming 2017 World Baseball Classic! Grab your Cracker-Jacks and experience the [...]