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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Pacific Terrace Employees Share Their Favorite Local Craft Beers

It’s almost impossible to live in San Diego County, “the Craft Beer Capital of America,” without acquiring an encyclopedic knowledge of all things brew. We’ve drawn on our own staff members’ beer expertise and compiled the below introductions to their craft beers of choice. Evan, Bellman: Tony Hawps, Black Plague Brewing Brewed by Black Plague…

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Two Pacific Beach Festivals to Check Out This Fall

If you’ve ever been to San Diego’s Pacific Beach, you know that it’s pretty close to paradise. With scenic sands, great shopping, and plenty of food and drink options to choose from, you can’t go wrong when you hang out in PB. Every fall, Pacific Beach celebrates the places, spaces, and people that make it…

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