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Television in San Diego

It takes a little while for visitors from other time zones to get familiar with the San Diego TV times for their favorite shows and programs. I will describe some of the TV broadcast times below for network news, cable talk shows, sports, and prime time programming.

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San Diego Newspapers

Stay current on the latest happenings in San Diego with our Daily Newspapers, Business Periodicals, Weeklies, and Monthlies. Most are available in print and online with the links below.

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San Diego Magazines

San Diego Magazine was the first city-focused lifestyle magazine in the country. Since its start in 1948, the magazine has continued to prosper as the most popular San Diego lifestyle magazine. However, there are now several San Diego lifestyle magazines published on a monthly basis. Each has a different focus which is described below.

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General Aviation Airports

San Diego offers a number of airports for private plane travel. Below, you will find general location information, Google Maps, and web site links for each of the airports.

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Carlsbad Visitor Information Center

Location: Carlsbad (36 miles / 35 Minutes North of Downtown San Diego)

Hours: Generally open 9AM – 5PM Weekdays, 10AM – 4PM Saturdays, and 10AM – 3PM Sundays.

Services: Professionally trained staff and volunteers to assist with San Diego vacation plans, brochures, maps, and discount tickets.

Host: Carlsbad Area Convention & Visitors Bureau; 1-760-434-6056

Request a Carlsbad Visitors Guide

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La Jolla Visitor Information Center

Location: La Jolla (13 miles / 20 minutes North of Downtown San Diego)

Hours: Generally open 10AM – 4PM on weekends and 11AM – 4PM on weekdays; Extended Hours during Summer.

Services: Professionally trained staff and volunteers to assist with San Diego vacation plans, brochures, maps, and discount tickets.

Host: San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau

Printable San Diego Visitor Planning Guide – 175 pages.

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San Diego Visitor Information Center

Location: Mission Bay (7 miles / 8 minutes North of Downtown San Diego)

Hours: Generally open 9AM – 5PM with Extended Hours during Summer.

Services: Professionally trained staff to assist with San Diego vacation plans, brochures, maps, and discount tickets. Self service kiosk available for after hours tourists seeking maps, brochures, and information on accommodations and restaurants.

Host: Private Entity Established in 1969 – Oldest, Largest, and Most Visited Information Center in California

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Coronado Visitor Center

Location: Coronado (6 miles / 15 Minutes South of Downtown San Diego)

Hours: Generally open 9AM – 5PM Weekdays and 10AM – 5PM Weekends.

Services: Professionally trained staff to assist with San Diego vacation plans, brochures, maps, and discount tickets.

Host: Coronado Historical Association

Printable Coronado Visitor Guide – 24 pages.

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San Diego Regional Visitor Information Center

Location: Alpine (35 Miles / 35 Minutes East of Downtown San Diego)

Hours: Generally open 10AM – 7PM.

Services: Professionally trained staff to assist with San Diego vacation plans, brochures, maps, and discount tickets.

Host: San Diego East Visitors Bureau

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Emergency Help Phone Numbers in San Diego County

Here are the Emergency Phone Numbers in San Diego for Medical, Health, Police and Natural Disaster Emergencies. There are also links to local emergency web sites that provide additional details and resources. As with most other cities, San Diego offers 9-1-1 service for Life Threatening Emergencies.

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Urgent Care Centers in San Diego

If you have a Medical Emergency, call 9-1-1 for an Ambulance. For other health care issues that need medical attention while you are visiting San Diego, you can get help at an Urgent Care Center. Listed below are Urgent Care Centers that are a part of the larger Medical Care Systems in San Diego.

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Emergency Eye Care in San Diego

If you have problems with your glasses or contact lenses when visiting San Diego, help is available. Here is a list of Optical Shops with Optometrists who can help you on a walk-in basis or who can schedule an appointment on short notice.

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