San Diego is located over 200 km south of Los Angeles; the southern boundary of the town is the border of Mexico. Two protective bays covers it, the one is Sand Diego Bay and Coronado. There are several tourist attractions that attract thousands of people each year and sometimes the number goes even in millions. It is a must visit place for the people who are visiting Los Angeles. It is one favorite center to held the seminars and varied conventions, the place is important from the view point of research being held in the field of electronics, oceanography, space travel and other universities. San Diego is one of the oldest towns of California and was founded in the year 1769, it was the place where the development took over at a slower pace. The early immigrants here in the Second World War has only 150,000 inhabitants, the popularity and attractions made the city the second town in California to house over a million people. San Diego is essentially a fun place to be, with enjoying the sunny beaches, looking over at the hungry hippos and wondering the killer whales. While at San Diego, you want the best that is being offered, you can enjoy wondrous climate and atmosphere here is calm and soothing.
The very famous tourist attractions include the popular San Diego zoo where you can see baby panda bears. The zoo has varieties of creatures; you can see all of them in their natural dwellings. Look over Hippos with mouth wide open at the side glass of the aquarium, of course you had been wondering hippos in an aquarium, yes it is. That is the main wonder of the zoo. You can watch polar bears swimming around with ice cubes. This is the place where you can have loads of fun and also learn the natural dwellings of animals, if you had ever been wondering to feed a rhino, here is your chance to unwind and enjoy the pleasures of feeding wild life although they are not very wild. You can buy backstage passes that helps you do feeding to the animals. There are varieties of animals here that include orangutans, giant condors, baby chicks, majestic lions up close. The San Diego zoo came into existence in the year 1915, while walking in the zoo make sure that you are swearing good shoes. They are a must haves if you are opting for Skyfari or going to the bottom of the park or getting back to the entrance.
The San Diego tourist attractions attracts over million people every year and majority of them make point to visit the zoo, it is also meant for the tourists who feel lazy all the time, they can enjoy the open air zoo buses that will take them around the place gaining knowledge on natural habitats and looking over at several of its exhibits. You can hop on and hop off the tour bus whenever you feel like getting down.
Another beautiful San Diego tourist attractions include The Seaworld San Diego, you can see the Shamu show how they dance on the music and high jumps in the air, the whales here are excellently trained to give their best performances. The Shamu show is completely filled with excitement and thrills, it appeals to people of all age, some other excitements include Beluga whales, fireworks at night time, swim with dolphins, etc. Other places of attractions are Belmont park, chula vista nature center, Coronado ferry, birch aquarium, san diego art institute, museum of contemporary art, knott’s berry farm, whale watch cruise, USS midway museum and much more.