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A jewel of San Diego skyline, the Wyndham Emerald Plaza Hotel is as warm and inviting as San Diego itself. Guest rooms feature breathtaking views of San Diego Bay, the city and beyond, as well as thoughtful amenities like in-room coffee makers and mini-bars, high speed internet access and voice mail. Step outside the hotel and you'll discover that we're right in the center of downtown San Diego. The Wyndham is also close to the premier shopping destination Horton Plaza, the Convention Center and major area attractions like the San Diego Zoo and Sea World. Whatever the reason for visiting San Diego, you'll be treated with personal service The Right Way, The Wyndham Way. It's what makes the Emerald Plaza a destination in itself.

Among the hotel's numerous amenities are a 100 foot high glass atrium, fine dining, lobby bar, business center, outdoor pool, sun deck and full service health club. Only minutes away are major attractions such as the San Diego Zoo, Horton Plaza, Seaport Village, Sea World and Old Town. The Wyndham Emerald Plaza is also within walking distance of the San Diego Convention Center. Complimentary shuttle service to the San Diego International Airport is available daily.

Valet parking is available.

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Gaslamp Quarter--"The Historic Heart of San Diego" A short walk from the Convention Center, find fine restaurants, clubs, galleries and shops. Includes a "virtual" tour...Photos and text help you plan your visit to San Diego's downtown area. 

Horton Plaza -- 140 stores and restaurants covering 6 city blocks on 7 levels in an award winning mall. Located near San Diego's historic Gaslamp District.

Fashion Valley -- The most extensive collection of stores and restaurants in the entire region. Includes six department stores and over 200 distinctive specialty shops. On-line shopping is also possible.

Seaport Village -- Over 50 shops and restaurants located along San Diego's sparkling bay. Near the San Diego Convention Center.

Old Town San Diego -- Where San Diego and California began. "Discovered by the Spanish in 1542 -- settled in 1769 -- won by Mexico in 1821 -- won by the United States in 1848. The oldest building is mud-brick and dates back to 1827. Old Town now is the home of numerous fine restaurants, unique shops surrounded by history.....and GHOSTS!!!

Coronado -- Home of the World famous Hotel Del Coronado. A short ferry ride or drive across the bridge. Many fine restaurants, shops and attractions. A great view of San Diego bay and skyline.

La Jolla -- San Diego's jewel by the sea. White sandy beaches, upscale shopping, fine dining and a wide range of cultural activities.

Pacific Beach -- "PB" to its friends:  just sand, surf and hanging out. Located South of La Jolla & North of Mission beach.

Mission Beach -- Roller Coaster & Arcade; long white beach; unique places to eat (and drink); surf shops and just about the best people watching anywhere

La Mesa Village -- Cobblestone, tree-lined sidewalks take you back to the small town America of yesteryear. Walk to antique shops  restaurants & cafes.

Adams Avenue - 37 blocks of antique shops, book stores, neighborhood cafés, restaurants and stores. Home of the region's largest FREE Music Festivals

North Park -- A central San Diego community, rich in history, working to preserve many fine old buildings while improving the overall look of the central business district. Many long-time and new shops and restaurants.

Universtiy Heights -- Located at the corner of Adams Avenue and Park Blvd. this old San Diego neighborhood is full of unique bookstores, antiques shops and coffee houses. Go, you'll be back.

Balboa Park -- Home of many fine museums, the world's largest outdoor organ, trains, theatre, cafes, art, fountains, plants, flowers, trees and grass. Don't be disappointed, buy your zoo, tour and show tickets on-line.

Hillcrest -- You can find almost anything you want along the tree-lined streets of Hillcrest. Hillcrest is practically at the geographic center of the city of San Diego. diversity, energy and style mark this unique community, which mixes urban elegance with neighborhood charm.

The Boulevard -- El Cajon Boulevard, that is. Over 900 businesses comprise this linear community that runs east from Park Boulevard to 54th Street. One of the best places in San Diego to cruise in your convertible, and just hang out with friends.


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Solana Auto Finance -- Borrow $1,000 to $10,000 on your car, paid for or not. You keep the car; you get the money; you make easy monthly payments. "We can help."

Plain Jane Studio -- Unique fine art paintings in watercolor, collage, mixed media. Originals, prints & note cards created by local artist Jane LaFazio of PLAIN JANE Studio

Art in San Diego -- Links to art Web sites

MG World -- Information about the MG automobile.  Many fine  color photographs of rare and unusual cars. Take a peek inside of some of Southern California's finest automobile museums, and see what some prestigious car events and shows look like. Great resource for books on MG's, and a listing of movies available on video tape that feature MG's.

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Preserving the quirky history of San Diego that others overlook.

GoThere San Diego - Links to San Diego's favorite dining and shopping neighborhoods.

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