La Jolla/San Diego

La Jolla Mom is your guide for things to do in San Diego and La Jolla, from fun events and luxury hotels to the best beaches and kid friendly restaurants.
Swimming with leopard sharks is one of La Jolla's best summer attractions.

It’s the largest annual aggregation of leopard sharks in the world. You can actually swim with them.

Your guide to San Diego's food scene on Instagram

Catch a mouthwatering glimpse of our restaurant scene through San Diego Instagram food hashtags and the people who use them.

The seals at La Jolla Cove are a popular San Diego attraction

Learn how best to see the La Jolla seals and sea lions along the beach including who hangs out where and parking tips.

iFly now offers indoor skydiving in the heart of San Diego's Mission Valley.

San Diego’s newest attraction worth visiting is indoor skydiving at iFLY in Mission Valley. Here’s a review of what it’s like to experience bodyflight.

How to save money on tickets to San Diego attractions.

Here are eleven ways to buy discounted tickets to major San Diego attractions like LEGOLAND, SeaWorld, San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park museums and more.

A review of Golden Door spa in North County San Diego, widely regarded as the world's best destination spa.

See how a week at Golden Door Spa can change your life. By treating the mind, body and spirit, the wellness spa helps guests regain their center.

Beneath Scripps Pier is one of the most popular places for photography in La Jolla and San Diego (very frequently seen on Instagram, too).

A round-up of the best places for photography in La Jolla whether your goal is a perfect family photo or pictures for Instagram.

The Empress Hotel La Jolla boasts an awesome location, one of La Jolla's best restaurants and nice rooms at a reasonable price.

We checked into Empress Hotel La Jolla and the experience exceeded our expectations. Here is our review of this pet-friendly San Diego hotel.

Learn to surf at the Hotel Del Coronado, a luxury San Diego beachfront hotel.

A detailed review of the best kid-friendly hotels in San Diego loved by locals and visitors.

The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck is coming to San Diego. Get the details

Get ready. The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck will serve up a variety of supercute drinks and food (like special macarons) in San Diego.

The Map and Atlas Museum of La Jolla is free to enter and showcases a resident's extraordinary private collection.

The Map and Atlas Museum of La Jolla showcases rare maps and atlases including the historic cartographic error portraying California as an island.

San Diego's Surfin' Santa arrives to Seaport Village this year by seaplane.

San Diego’s Surfin’ Santa will arrive by Seaplane to Seaport Village for a family event on November 28, also Small Business Saturday.