Coronado Off The Beaten Path

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Most Viewed Off The Beaten Path in Coronado

  • 1. USNB North Island

    There are just a few ways that non-military persons can see this sight. One of them is to take a Harbor Cruise and as your tour passes an aircraft carrier you may see this or more. You won't be able...

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  • 2. Views

    Orange Avenue ends at a nice little park with a view across the Bay of the SD skyline. However, a little known fact, even to San Diegans, is that there are small plots of land between the homes on...

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  • 3. Beach

    Actually, Coronado Beach's path is probably getting more and more beaten now that it's been voted one of America's best beaches. It has a decidedly relaxed, family atmosphere and a stunning backdrop...

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  • 4. Town Clocks 1900/2005

    Located in front of Hotel del Coronado along Orange Ave is the Coronado's Clock by E. Howard estimated early 1900's, the second Clock and fountain is situated...

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  • 5. El Cordova Garage 1904

    Walking along the street here you never know what you may find. The garage has all the makings of a blast from the past. It most definitely catches your eye...

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  • 6. Queen Anne 1888

    Located on Churchill Place off Orange Avenue is a beautiful Queen Anne style home that was built in 1888 by a Mr. Furnald a local Pharmacy owner. As a gentle...

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  • 7. Spreckels Building 1917 - Lamb's Players Theatre

    Located in the historic Spreckels Building. Harrison Albright designed this reinforced concrete building for the John D. and A. B. Spreckels Company in 1917....

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  • 8. Loma Avenue Historic Homes 1889 ~1897

    Just as a reminder, these are private residents.Hansen, Houts, Thomson and Carey-Hizar Homes from 1889 and 1897 are Stick, Folk Victorian, Colonial Revival,...

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  • 9. Mary M. Cossitt Home 1899

    Just a gentle reminder, these are private residents. Prairie Style~William Sterling Hebbard and Irving Gill designed this home in 1899. Mrs. Cossitt, the wife...

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  • 10. Heritage Moreton Bay Fig Tree

    Listed as Serial #0005 as a Heritage Tree, this beautiful Morenton Bay Fig Tree is located on the corner of Loma Ave and Flora Ave across Star Park 1121 Flora...

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  • 11. Heritage Star Pine Tree

    Listed as Serial 003 STAR PINE located in Rotary Plaza was designated a Heritage Tree on April 3, 2008. This Araucaria Heterophylla is native to Norfolk Island...

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  • 12. Star Park

    A half-acre park, surrounded by Star Park Circle donated by J.D. Spreckels that has five streets that shoot out from the middle circle like a star. This park...

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  • 13. Residential areas

    Don't skip (never) beautiful residential areas of Coronado - just drive or walk along them and admire beautiful houses.MORE: in my travelogueHouses of Coronado...

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  • 14. Christmas Tree 1904

    The plaque reads: Here stands the first electrically-lighted outdoor Christmas tree, unveiled at the Hotel del Coronado on December 24, 1904.This plaque is...

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  • 15. The Bank of Commerce & Trust Building 1910

    The Bank of Commerce & Trust building was built in 1910 of neo-classic design. The front is framed from ground to ceiling, pilasters capped by Corinthian...

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  • 16. Walk Across The Coronado Bridge

    There are two times you can walk or cycle across the Coronado bridge. Once in May and once in October (usually those two months) when they have charity events....

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  • 17. Marina Building

    Look at this pretty Marina Building with American flag on the top.From LINDA (lmkluque):The "Marina" building is actually the, "Boat House," once part of the...

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  • 18. Coronado Gondola Rides

    Gently cruise in a private gondola through the enchanting canals and waterways of the Coronado Cays. The Gondola Company offers romantic and relaxing cruises...

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  • 19. Bikes & Beyond Rentals

    Rent tandom bikes, beach cruisers, 4-people buggies, etc. It's the perfect place to rent a bike since you can just hop right onto the trail around the island...

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  • 20. Coronado Boat Rentals

    Rent 10 to 20 foot motorboats, 14 to 30 foot sailboats, personal watercraft (Jet-skis, Waverunners), water-skiing, kayaks, peddleboats, fishing skiffs, bait &...

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  • 21. Coronado Cays

    Coronado Cays is the San Diego's only luxury residentual marina. The entrance looks really impressive.

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  • 22. Coronado Marina

    Look at hundreds yachts and boats at Coronado Marina. Do you like them. I loved them - just to see, what about getting one and wow ---> into the ocean far...

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  • 23. Impressive chandelier

    Look at this impressive chandelier inside Hotel Del Coronado. Do you like it?You can easily find it just walking around.

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Coronado Off The Beaten Path

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It's hard to think of anything in Coronado being off the beaten path, but there are a few places that most tourist might miss if they didn't know about them.  This is the category for those...

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