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James Richardson

About James Richardson

Served aboard USS CONSERVER ARS-39 1 year, 1969, last diving billet prior to discharge in Dec. 1969. Major ops: Recovery NORWICH VICTORY from Triton Island 250 miles ENE DaNang, VN., Body search for Chuyen, Green Beret affair, recovery of F.L.I.P Ship, 1969 "Event" 9 days Nov./Dec 1969. Recovery LSIL Pearl Harbor. Recovery of Swift and Mike boats, Rung Sat district S. VN. Recovery landing craft on beach, P.I. during typhoon, recovery and repair of stb'd workboat in DaNang VN and numerous SALVOPS from Cua Viet river DMZ to border of Cambodia-Viet Nam......Many photos of ship and crew.

Conserver Reunion — Things to do in San Diego

Views

Balboa Park
Mission San Diego de Alcala
Torrey Pines
La Jolla Cove
Mission Beach Boardwalk
Old Town San Diego
Seaport Village
Spruce Street Suspension Bridge
Little Italy
Cabrillo National Monument
Point Loma, San Diego
La Jolla Shores, San Diego
Embarcadero
Spanish Landing
Scripps Institute coastal reserve
Coronado Island visitor center, San Diego
Coronado Island Visitors Center
Coronado Beach

Museums/Tours

San Diego Zoo
Sea World
USS MIDWAY, San Diego
Birch Aquarium @ Scripps
Maritime Museum
Hotel del Coronado tour
Model Railroad museum
Sheriff’s Museum
Ruben H Fleet Science Center
Tuna Harbor Park/Bob Hope & Military Salute
San Diego Air & Space Museum
Point Loma Lighthouse, San Diego
Veteran Museum & Memorial Center

Transportation

Seaforth Boat rentals
Coronado Ferry
San Diego Metro Transit System
Old Town Trolley
Biplane flights, San Diego
Balloon, Helicopter, Biplane flights, San Diego

Wineries & Breweries

Bernardo Winery
Vinavanti Urban Winery
San Pasqual Winery
Ballast Point Brewery & Spirits
Green Flash Brewing Co.
Mission Brewery
AleSmith Brewing Co.
PB Ale House
Societe Brewing Co.
Mike Hess Brewing
Rock Bottom Brewing
Fall Brewing
Rough Draft Brewing
Acoustic Ales Brewing
Kilowatt Brewing

Restaurants

The Islands Sushi Bar and Lounge (Inside Hotel)

Restaurants Near the Hotel

There are 3731 Restaurants in San Diego. Listed here are the ones rated 4.5 stars or above except where noted. Ratings are NOT always objective!

The Islands Sushi Bar & Lounge 4.3*
Amigo Spot 4.0*

OLD TOWN 4.5*
La Piñata Mexican
Harney Sushi
Casa Guadalajara

MISSION HILLS 4.5*
Brooklyn Girl
Patio on Goldfinch
Farmer’s Bottega
The Red Door
Yoshinos Japanese 5.0*
Wine Vault & Bistro 5.0*

LITTLE ITALY 4.5*
Prepkitchen
Bracero Cocina
Queenstown Public House
Pappalecco

DOWNTOWN SAN DIEGO 4.5*
Specialty’s Cafe & Bakery
Rei Do Gado Brazilian Steakhouse

CORONADO ISLAND 4.0*
Brigantine Seafood
Il Fornaio Coronado

HARBOR ISLAND 4.5*
Island Prime Steakhouse

AMERICAN CUP HARBOR 4.5*
Jimmy’s Famous American Tavern
Mitch’s Seafood
Point Loma Seafoods

FELSPAR PARK 4.5*
The Patio Lamont Street

MISSION BAY PARK 4.5*
The Mission

OCEAN BEACH 4.5*
BO-Beau Kitchen + Bar

Top 20 TripAdvisory Restaurants in San Diego 4.5*

1. The Taco Stand
2. A.R. Valentien at The Lodge @ Torrey Pines
3. Parma Cucina Italiana
4. Ballast Point Tasting Room & Kitchen
5. Cottage
6. Trulick’s Seafood Steak & Crab-La Jolla
7. Sushi Ota
8. Snooze
9. Eddie V’s Prime Seafood
10. Civico
11. Hodad’s
12. Piatti-La Jolla
13. Cucina Urbana
14. Blue Water Seafood
15. Hash House A Go Go
16. The Mission Restaurant
17. C-Level Lounge
18. Richard Walker’s Pancake House
19. Cody’s
20. Carnitas’ Snack Shack