Posts Tagged: San Diego

The Present, Past, and Future of Friendship Park

  It’s hard to ignore the rust colored border fence separating Tijuana from San Diego that stretches all the way into the Pacific Ocean. El Parque de la Amistad, Friendship Park, is a binational park with both a Mexico and a U.S. side located along the border fence just east of the Pacific coastline. On… Read more »

PedWest

PedWest Tijuana Border Crossing

The PedWest San Ysidro pedestrian border crossing opened in July 2016. The new pedestrian bridge and crossing facility is located just west of the southbound vehicle El Chaparral crossing and has 14 lanes—12 northbound and 2 southbound. PedWest is meant to supplement the original pedestrian crossing east of the northbound vehicle crossing lanes at San Ysidro…. Read more »

Otay Mesa East Port of Entry Border Crossing

Otay Mesa East Border Crossing

Work is underway on a $700 million project to complete a new land port of entry, Otay Mesa East. The new border crossing, which will be open only to toll-paying users, is on track to open in 2017. The first phase (of three) is underway to construct a 1.5-mile stretch of a four-lane highway, state Route… Read more »

Cross Border Airport Bridge between San Diego and Tijuana

Cross Border Xpress San Diego Tijuana

  UPDATE January 2016: The Cross Border Xpress airport bridge is now open. You can see get tips and more information by reading our Cross Border Xpress Article. The pedestrian cross-border airport bridge between San Diego and Tijuana’s Rodríquez airport is set to open summer 2015. The project is called “Cross Border Xpress” and is expected… Read more »

Celebrate Tijuana in San Diego

Tijuana in San Diego July 18

Come celebrate Tijuana in San Diego! You are invited to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the city of Tijuana with the authors of the new coffee-table book, “Tijuana/22000” and the authors of the photography book “Tijuana 1964.” Guest of honor will be Dr. Jorge Astiazarán Orci, the Mayor of Tijuana. Evening to include: presentation of… Read more »

DBTC Dinner Club at Romesco

We had a lovely night with DBTC staff and members at Romesco in Bonita. Highlights of the evening were the mango margaritas, lengua tacos, shrimp fries and the decadent dessert online pharmacy usa samplers that Romesco gave us for free. Hope you can join us at the next DBTC Dinner Club at Las Olas in… Read more »