We all love to get the most bang for our buck, and every bit helps. If you are like many, you appreciate the value that deal-a-day and coupons sites offer. But just where do you go online when you want to try something new in town or if you are playing host/tour guide to friends and family here for a vacation.
The following are some valuable blogs run by local San Diegans who do more than offer deals and discounts; they share their passions for helping locals maximize their experiences and money in glorious San Diego!
DateNight411.com: This local website for busy parents offers date night ideas in San Diego. Ideas include restaurants, entertainment, activities and childcare information. You will find hand-picked deals chosen for parents who want a little break from the full family routine.
MouseSavers.com: This site shares great deals on Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line, Disney books, music, movies and lots more. They make it their business to track down and share a multitude of discounts at each venue.
SanDiego.org: SanDiego.org is a tourism-related site partially funded by the San Diego Tourism Marketing District. It provides information such as lodging, dining, arts and attractions, shopping, and transportation, among others, as well as on other companies indirectly involved in the visitor industry.
DiegoonaDime.com: This site bestows us with free or almost free things to do in San Diego from theatre, food, museums, cultural events and entertainment. Sign up for their newsletter and find out about great deals and steals so you can plan out your San Diego fun.
SoCalWithKids.com: This last site is run by a local mom who keeps growing families informed with fun places to explore in Southern California. SoCalWithKids.com also shares tips, deals, and ways to make outings with little ones a bit easier. You will find first-hand experiences pertaining to kid-friendly landmarks, museums, special events and deals that take place in not only San Diego, but also in Los Angeles and Orange County.