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.
Buy discount Aquatica San Diego tickets

Aquatica San Diego tickets can be bought for less than gate pricing. Here’s how to enjoy our seasonal water park for less.

Free things to do in San Diego include Balboa Park's Botanical Building.

The best free things to do in San Diego should be on your itinerary anyway. Find out which beaches, annual events, parks, walking tours and more don’t require cash from your wallet.

SeaWorld San Diego theme park

An overview of the six San Diego theme parks and amusement parks to give visitors an idea of what to expect, who they are best for and how to buy tickets.

Find out which are the best La Jolla hotels for your next San Diego vacation.

Find the best La Jolla hotels, from luxury to budget, for your next San Diego vacation. Some are beachfront, others have spas but they’re all top picks.

Best La Jolla Shopping: J. McLaughlin

How to tackle fabulous La Jolla shopping while finding the best one-of-a-kind boutiques, name brands and adorable souvenirs along the way.

Piatti La Jolla pizza

Piatti La Jolla has been a reliable staple for Italian food in the La Jolla Shores neighborhood for decades. Here’s what it’s like and what to order.

One of the best things to eat in San Diego is a California burrito.

These things to eat and drink in San Diego are regional specialties worth seeking out while on vacation here.

Hotel La Jolla Hiatus lounge

Hotel La Jolla, Curio Collection by Hilton, offers good value for guests who don’t mind a short walk to the beach.

The new Pendry San Diego is already one of downtown San Diego's best hotels.

Find out where to stay in downtown San Diego and its Gaslamp Quarter.

Hotel Republic San Diego lobby

Hotel Republic San Diego, a boutique hotel that immerses guests in the local experience through food and cool activities geared toward the spirited guest.

San diego discounts

Here are 13 ways to buy discounted tickets to major San Diego attractions like LEGOLAND, SeaWorld, San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park museums and more.

Guide to La Jolla Cove

La Jolla Cove is by far the most popular La Jolla attraction. Here’s what to do, best restaurants, how to see the seals and sea lions, where to park and more tips.