Things to Do

Outdoor Activities

With this seaside town’s beaches, vibrant culture, theater scene and more, there are countless activities in La Jolla, California. Here are some of the best things to do in La Jolla and other nearby activities in San Diego neighborhoods.

Exploring the great outdoors is one of the best parts about visiting La Jolla and San Diego County! From the ten beautiful beaches that stretch along the coast to a multitude of grassy parks and playgrounds, there is no shortage of ways to enjoy outdoor activities in La Jolla. Kayaking, surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, and swimming with marine life are some of the most popular water sports that locals and visitors can enjoy in La Jolla (more daring adventure seekers can partake in hang gliding or paragliding). For even more outdoor activities, visitors can venture outside of La Jolla to the greater San Diego area and experience the world-famous San Diego Zoo, Cabrillo National Monument, or one of San Diego County’s famous farmers markets. There is truly something for everyone to experience in La Jolla!

Guide to the Best Hikes in San Diego

Gorgeous year-round weather and a plethora of landscapes and natural features make San Diego County an incredible hiking spot for outdoor lovers and locals alike. The area offers a diverse array of hiking trails: you'll find ocean cliffs covered with Torrey pines, rolling mountain ranges, and the incredible Anza Borrego...

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Where to Find the Best Pumpkin Patches in San Diego

It’s that time of year again – apples, pumpkins, and… pumpkin spice lattes? If you’re in the mood to pick your own pumpkins for Jack O’Lantern carvings this year, look no further! We’ve rounded up all of our favorite pumpkin patches in San Diego – from local favorites to family...

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Where to Go Apple Picking in San Diego

Fall is just around the corner – and what better way to celebrate its arrival than apple picking in Julian? Apple picking season has been a big-hitting family favorite for years in San Diego; especially in and around Julian and nearby mountain towns. This year, we were lucky enough to...

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Labor Day 2018 Activities in San Diego & La Jolla

Labor Day weekend in San Diego is always a little bittersweet – it’s technically the end of summer; the kids go back to school; and those long evenings of daylight are coming to a close. However, there is some consolation! We’re lucky enough to live in a beautiful city that has sunshine...

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Leopard Shark 101

If you’ve been to La Jolla Cove in southern California during the summer, you’ve probably heard about the leopard sharks! Swimming and snorkeling with these incredible creatures is a popular summertime activity with both locals and tourists alike. And while the word ‘shark’ may sound a little scary, leopard sharks...

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San Diego Museums to Add to Your List

San Diego County is home to more than 90 different museums and galleries, each offering visitors a completely unique and memorable experience. From model railroads and the history of art to military aircraft and music-making, it's no wonder USA Today has called San Diego one of America's most creative cities!...

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