Celebrate the Holidays With the 46th Annual San Diego Bay Parade of Lights
December 4th, 2017|SofiaBlog

 

One of San Diego’s most beloved holiday traditions is nearly upon us: the San Diego Bay Parade of Lights!

Turbocharged Sailing: Take in the Extreme Sailing Races at Harbor Island This October
October 10th, 2017|SofiaBlog

 

With the year-round weather as lovely as ours, it’s no surprise that San Diego’s such a popular destination for sporting events—a healthy share of them taking place along our sun-swaddled Pacific coastline. There’s an especially exciting on-the-water thriller coming down the pike this October, and as a guest of ours at the Sofia Hotel—one of [...]

Bike the Bay: San Diego Cycling at its Best
August 9th, 2017|SofiaBlog

 

The weather that San Diego’s privileged to experience year-round is meant to be enjoyed from the seat of a bicycle. (Or out on a paddleboard. Or from a kayak. Or a sailboat. Or a top-down convertible…well, you get the gist.)
Just about any day is a good day for a bike ride around America’s Greatest City—especially [...]

Happy 4th of July From the Sofia Hotel!
July 1st, 2017|SofiaBlog

 

Here’s wishing the whole Check In San Diego family a very happy 4th of July from all of us here at the Sofia Hotel!
If you find yourself (and we hope you do) marking the nation’s birthday with us at the Sofia—one of the cream-of-the-crop San Diego hotels—here are just a few of your options in [...]

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 [...]