Riding the COASTER from Carlsbad to San Diego

Carlsbad definitely tops the list of our favorite drive-to destinations. Jim and I stay at Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort in the heart of Carlsbad Village as often as we can.

On a recent visit, we hopped on the COASTER (the Carlsbad station is within walking distance of the resort) and cruised down to San Diego. You can drive the I-5 in 40 to 60 minutes, but riding the COASTER from Carlsbad to San Diego is much more scenic and more fun!

About Shelly

Newly retired, my husband Jim and I are traveling the country to visit our grandkids, find antique treasures, and experience new destinations. When we’re not on the road or in a resort, you’ll find us at home in Southern California.



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