A neighbourhood guide to San Diego

The beaches might be the biggest draw but the Southern Californian city’s diverse ’hoods are equally alluring, with hippy hangouts, activist culture and Mexican-inspired cuisine waiting to be discovered.

Flamingo Mysteriously Appears in a San Diego Salt Marsh, Far From Home

See the flamingo that has unexpectedly turned up in a salt marsh just outside of San Diego, California.

City life: San Diego

Fringed with Pacific rollers, this sun-blushed city is a hub for party people, families and lovers of the great outdoors. Head to the West Coast, loosen up and discover perpetual sunshine and some of the best tacos outside of Mexico.

Rooms under £100: San Diego

Stretching out in the Californian sun, jumping in the surf and hot summer nights are San Diego's calling cards — and so it seems are its bargain hotels.

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