Thrills On The Water! Surfing, Kite Surfing, Jetpacks

San Diego has no shortage of thrilling destinations and attractions. When it’s time to get your adrenaline pumping — on or above the water — check out the below activities, perfect for any thrill seeker.  Jetpacking Channel your inner Superman as you shoot into the air, flip your way across the sky, and finally plunge…

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Neighborhood Spotlight: La Jolla

It’s appropriate that the coastal town of La Jolla is nicknamed “Jewel City” — this area really is a gem in San Diego, with its beautiful beaches, Mediterranean architecture, lush nature, and incredible history of being home to numerous actors, musicians, and even Dr. Seuss. Check out our guide to spending a day in this…

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Neighborhood Spotlight: Pacific Beach

San Diego’s Pacific Beach has so much to explore, from charming cafés and taquerías to trendy boutiques and yoga studios to a solid surfing and skating scene. Here’s our guide to the neighborhood’s best so that you can make a day of it. Surf Like a Local San Diegans’ love of surfing runs deep, and…

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Planning Your Visit to the Best San Diego Museums

San Diego is a brilliant destination for museum lovers — not only does it have dozens of museums, from the San Diego History Center to the Timken Museum of Art, but many are within walking distance of each other. Check out our guide to planning your trip throughout the particularly museum-heavy Balboa Park area and…

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Our Staff Shares Their New Year’s Gratitude

Thanksgiving may be the holiday most closely associated with gratitude — but here at Pacific Terrace, we believe in giving thanks all year long, and especially when the year is coming to a close. Since New Year’s Eve is just weeks away, we’ve reached out to staff members and asked for them to share some…

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The Best San Diego Dishes of 2019

San Diego has almost too many amazing dishes to count, from Mexican delicacies such as rolled tacos and burritos to heaping plates of pad see ew and Thai-style papaya salad to Russian-Georgian chakapuli, pizza, xiao long bao … In an effort to help you narrow down the abundant choices, we’ve picked out some of our…

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Best Restaurants to Get Into the Holiday Spirit

The holidays are a great time for foodies to visit San Diego. Complementing the fantastic events taking place throughout the city, many restaurants and bars offer seasonal menus and other festive culinary experiences. Here’s a guide to four dining and drinking destinations that get in on the holiday spirit every year. Mister A’s (20 minutes from…

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Holidays With a Beach Vibe: Christmas in Pacific Beach

Christmas in San Diego is an experience not to be missed — and not just because of the unique sight of palm trees adorned with festive holiday lights. There’s an array of fabulous events that happen in the city’s Pacific Beach neighborhood each year, from a holiday parade to a Santa-themed 5K. Below, we round…

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