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Surfs Up in Sunny San Diego

Tour the parks, beaches and botanic gardens that still make the "birthplace of California" special.

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Old Town San Diego

With the founding of the first mission in 1769 and the Mexican community of adobe buildings that sprung up in the 1820s, San Diego is full of rich history. This history is preserved in Old Town State Historic Park's plaza, museums, historic buildings and demonstrations.

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