Located 15 minutes from downtown San Diego, La Jolla offers a varied assortment of hotels, shopping, dining, events and attractions. With an exquisite combination of a southern European resort atmosphere and Southern California fun, La Jolla is known for its wonderful beaches, cultural activities and fine restaurants. While it is one of the most affluent communities in the United States, residents would argue it has a down to earth feel, where people are casual and friendly.
Among its many claims to fame, La Jolla is home to renowned institutions such as the Scripps Institution of Oceanography with its public Birch Aquarium. This is in addition to the University of California, San Diego. Furthermore, La Jolla is home to many Bio-Tech and software companies. In short, La Jolla is a great place to live in, visit, or do business.
With its fine dining restaurants, boutique-lined streets, jagged sandstone cliffs, soft sand beaches and year-round vacation sunshine, La Jolla truly is the jewel of Southern California.