If you are looking to enjoy the full charm of San Diego and Mexico together, Otay Mesa is one place to consider. This area is home to 1,300,000 people, so there’s more than enough locals to enjoy some good times with or around. If you land the tarmac at General Abelardo L. Rodriguez International Airport, Otay Mesa is literally a few miles north, when you cross the border. Also, from downtown San Diego County it’s just 15 miles to the southeast.
Otay Mesa has a reputation for having the best attractions nearby, and truly it’s a sightseers dream. From the El Trompo Interactive Museum Tijuana to the Parques Morelos, you won’t run out of things to see and do. You should also stop by at the Caliente Racetrack Casino and Aquatica and for a better perspective of this city spend time in the neighborhoods of Rio Tijuana and Tijuana.
You should also make a stop at San Diego State University, especially since this world-renowned attraction is only 7 miles from the city center. You will never be at a loss on what to do in Otay Mesa, San Diego. Coronado Beach is another option that will capture your attention for hours or even days. Other draws are the USS Midway Museum and the Imperial Beach Beach. If you are looking for a break from the kids, get a babysitter and head out to the L.A. Cetto Wine Cellar and the Tijuana Country Club.
If you are looking to exercise your mind, The Centro Cultural Tijuana and the Tijuana Cultural Center are great cultural attractions.
Make reservations for any upcoming events before heading out to take a look at displays and exhibits at the Tijuana Wax Museum and the Museo de Cera.
If you want to witness the first-rate performance, then reserve a seat at the Mattress Firm Amphitheater and Fronton Jai Alai Palace for an unforgettable night out. To remember all the fun you had in Otay Mesa, see what takes your fancy at Las Americas Premium Outlets, Hidalgo Market Plaza Rio Commercial Center and The Emporium and get a few souvenirs.