National City Shopping
National City is a delightful destination for shoppers looking for almost anything, from unique boutiques and shops to small retail outlets and neighborhood groceries. The Chula Vista Center on Broadway is the area’s big-box mall and is located seven miles south from downtown San Diego and seven miles north from the international border to Mexico. The mall boasts the only Sears store in the South Bay region of San Diego, plus Macy*s, JCPenney, Mervyn's, ULTRAStar Chula Vista Cinemas and over 100 fine specialty shops. Chula Vista is also just minutes away from downtown San Diego with the world-renowned Horton Plaza retail and entertainment complex houses 140 stores and restaurants in an area covering six city blocks. Seaport Village, the Gaslamp Quarter and Little Italy are other popular downtown shopping sites.