Things to see and do - La Jolla
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Hugging the Southern California coast, upscale La Jolla is as famous for its boutiques, museums and coastal scenery as its is for its Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the Salk Institute. The city’s name is generally taken to mean “the jewel,” from the identically pronounced Spanish words “la joya.”
Tourist attractions La Jolla : Things to see and do
700 Prospect St. USA - La Jolla, CA 92037
Established in 1941, San Diego's premier venue for contemporary art occupies Ellen Browning Scripps' remodeled and restored home (1916). Scripps commissioned architect Irving Gill to design the structure, which, like the other Gill-designed buildings..
USA - La Jolla, CA 92037
With a glorious setting above La Jolla's coastline, the contemporary Mission-style complex encompasses a state-of-the-art aquarium and the largest museum in the nation devoted solely to oceanography. Named to recognize funding from the Stephen and Ma..
10010 Torrey Pines Rd. USA - La Jolla, CA 92037
A leading world center for biological research and a unique marriage of science and architecture, the Salk Institute for Biological Studies occupies a 26-acre site overlooking the Pacific.Founded in 1960 by Dr. Jonas Salk$ (1914-95), who pioneered th..
Hotels La Jolla
1132 Prospect Street USA - San Diego CA 92037
Combining old-world charm with modern amenities, this Mediterranean designed La Jolla hotel is 20 minutes’ drive from San Diego International Airport. It boasts elegant rooms with free Wi-Fi, features an outdoor pool and has 2 restaurants located on-..
7830 Fay Avenue USA - San Diego CA 92037
Prix Prices from : 129 $
Located 2 blocks from the beautiful Pacific Ocean beaches of La Jolla, this inn offers guests the best in comfort and convenience, with great shopping, art galleries and fine-dining located nearby. The Best Western Inn is a completely non-smoking fa..
1155 Coast Boulevard USA - San Diego CA 92037
Prix Prices from : 112 $
This La Jolla hotel features an outdoor saltwater pool and panoramic views of the California coast. It serves a free continental breakfast on an oceanfront rooftop. The San Diego Zoo is 15 miles away. Free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen cable TV are offere..