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10 More Reasons to be Jealous of Carlsbad

Carlsbad California

Do not be jealous!  It is not Carlsbad’s fault that it is such an incredibly fantastic place to live, work and play. Here is a list of 10 reasons that this little slice of paradise truly is where you want to be.


  1. The Food

Carlsbad Food Tours

Carlsbad has some of the best restaurants in San Diego County. Whatever your fancy, we have it; Italian, Mexican, Seafood and some great desserts places like Gelato Love, The Strawberry Shack and The Chocolate Bar.

Carlsbad Food Tours is another great option for checking out multiple restaurants at one time.  This gives you the ability to return to all your favorites during your vacay. You will also learn more about the history, culture, and architecture of Carlsbad during your tour.  Book Now:


  1. The Weather

Sunny Carlsbad, California

 Sunny Southern California, location, location, location…


  1. The Sunsets

Sunset in Carlsbad


Watching the sun set over Carlsbad California is a breathtaking experience… … The contrast between the blues and greens of the water and the orange, yellow and reds of the sunset make a rainbow of colors.


  1. The Wine



Witch Creek Winery is San Diego’s oldest Urban Winery, they create high quality wines that range from Cabernet Sauvignon to Merlot, a wide variety of outstanding, award-winning wines.

Carruth Cellars is another urban winery in Carlsbad that specializes in California style wines.


  1. The Local History

Carlsbad Alkaline and Mineral Water Spa

Carlsbad started as a whistle stop on the new California Southern Railroad.  In the 1880s a former sailor named John Frazier dug a well in the area. He began offering his water at the train station and soon the whistle-stop became known as Frazier’s Station.


  1. The Carlsbad Flower Fields Ranch

Carlsbad Flower Fields

The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch is a fifty-acre spectacular rainbow of beautiful ranunculus flowers set on a hillside overlooking the striking Carlsbad, California coastline.


  1. The Ocean

pacific ocean

The Pacific Ocean is the largest ocean on earth spanning over 60 million square miles from California to China. It is also the deepest sea.  The name Pacific is a version of pacify or peaceful, named by Magellan after sailing the seas in the 1500’s.


  1. The Shopping

Carlsbad Shopping

Walk tree-lined streets in Carlsbad Village to discover many unique and different boutiques, art galleries, jewelers, home decorating shop and much more.  Carlsbad Premium Outlet Mall offers brand name store items at a discount.


  1. The Amusement Parks

Carlsbad Aquarium

Legoland California Resort is a theme park, miniature park, based on the Lego toy brand.

Sea Life Aquarium is an exhibit that features over 5,000 sea animals.


     10.The Sporting Events

Carlsbad Tennis

          World Team Tennis Aviators

           Carlsbad Triathlon

           Kia Classic

          Carlsbad 5000

          Carlsbad Marathon

          Carlsbad Grand Prix

A few more reasons Carlsbad is a great place to live and play.  No wonder the rest of the world is a bit jealous. For more reasons to fall in love with Carlsbad, California, check out Carlsbad Food