SD TRAVEL LEISURE

Bike the Bay Looks To Build Cycling And Tourism

Roughly 50% of Riders Are Locals, 10% Are From Arizona

San Diego’s annual Bike the Bay fundraiser is a fun, casual and rare opportunity to go across the San Diego-Coronado Bridge and travel through five cities via the Bay Shore bike lane.

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Port of San Diego Selects San Diego Co. for Chula Vista Bayfront Path Construction

According to a July 29 press release, the construction contract was awarded to 3-D Enterprises, which had a winning bid of nearly $4.3 million, during a meeting held July 24th.

Southwest Airlines to Expand Service from San Diego to Hawaii

According to the release, more details on the additions will come in the following weeks.

Margaritaville Island Resort to Open in San Diego

Davidson Hotels & Resorts, which currently operates Paradise Point Resort & Spa, will continue to manage Margaritaville Island Resort once renovations are completed, according to the release.

Oceanside Hotel Refinanced with $20.7M Loan

Hotel opened in 2014

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Group Effort Has Kept Comic-Con In San Diego

TOURISM: Convention Center Expansion Still Appears to Be a Must

Thanks to efforts from Comic-Con International the San Diego Convention Center Corp., and other local groups, Comic-Con recently announced that it has extend its agreement at the convention center through 2024.

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SANDAG, Navy to Explore Mass Transit Options for Airport

Old Town Property Could Accommodate Both Transit, Navy Needs

An agreement between the Navy Region Southwest and the San Diego Association of Governments has been signed that could potentially bring greatly improved public transportation to the San Diego International Airport.

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In Age of Amazon, Swap Meet Looks to Make Events Special

Goal Is to Have Event Each Month to Stop or Stabilize Revenue Decline

In the face of online retailers like ebay and Amazon and big-box retailers like Target and Walmart, San Diego’s Kobey’s Swap Meet is reinventing itself in order to stay in the game.

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Woodstock’s Pizza Names New Chief Operating Officer

Woodstock’s Pizza was founded in 1978 and is co-owned by Jeff and Laura Ambrose.

Frontier Airlines Adds Low-Cost Nonstop Flight from San Diego to Phoenix

According to the press release, Frontier Airlines' new service from San Diego to Phoenix starts Nov. 14, from Monday-Saturday and will have an introductory fare of approximately $29.

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QDOBA Appoints New Corporate Executive Chef

According to a press release, Katy Velazquez most-recently worked as the creative executive chef of Puesto, a local modern Mexican restaurant chain, before joining QDOBA.

Wave Machine Business Has Momentum

RECREATION: Local Cos. Look for the Right Artificial Waves to Draw Customers

With the growing popularity of surfing as a sport and the advancement of manmade surfing technologies in recent years, experts in the industry predict surf parks are going to be everywhere in the near future.

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ACC Adds San Diego to Bowl Destination for 2020-2025

According to the press release, the conference will now send a team to the San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl.

Airport Is One Step Closer to Mass Transit Option

A collaboration between the U.S. Navy and SANDAG, the San Diego Association of Governments, will allow the parties to explore possible options for redevelopment of the Naval Base Point Loma Old Town Campus, near San Diego International Airport.

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Jack in the Box Inc. Completes Sale of $1.3 Billion in Bonds

As per the purchase agreement, the Master Issuer is allowed to borrow up to $150 million of its Series 2019-1 Class A-1 notes on a revolving basis.

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