day 12:

san diego

Southern California Route


I don’t ask for the meaning of the song of a bird or the rising of the sun on a misty morning. There they are, and they are beautiful.
— Pete Hamill

UC san diego Campus Tour

1-hour campus tour will be led by students currently attending the university.


UCSD Dining hall

UCSD’s 64 degrees offers a modern vibe, choose from five stations featuring burgers, shakes, salads, sandwiches, as well as, rotisserie and wok specials.


Sleep more at night. If it’s allowed at work or home, take a nap in the afternoon. You’ll be amazed at how much better you’ll feel.
— Ben Stein

Balboa park

Balboa Park is a 1,200-acre urban cultural park. In addition to open space areas, natural vegetation zones, green belts, gardens, and walking paths, it contains museums, several theaters, and the world-famous San Diego Zoo. 


Coronado island

Nestled in the heart of the San Diego Bay, Coronado Island has won the hearts of locals and tourists alike for nearly 100 years. This vibrant community offers a rich history combined with a fun-packed list perfect for family-friendly vacation activities.


You can do good work simply staying up all night and eating nothing but junk food, but probably not in the long term.
— John Mulaney


The Gaslamp Quarter is becoming widely known for its incredible food, bustling nightlife, and diverse culture. Dining choices are plenty with options for al fresco on the sidewalks, sky high at a rooftop lounge, or in an intimate and ornately designed restaurant.


optional late Night Activity

Experience the typical college student life of staying out late and making friends. Come join us as we will hit up a new late night food joint every night.