Coastal California - San Diego & Around (PDF Chapter)


This is the San Diego & Around chapter from Lonely Planet’s Coastal California guidebook.

There’s a certain arrogance that comes with living on the SoCal coast, a breezy confidence that springs from the assumption that your life is just, well, better than everyone else’s. No offense – it just is.

  • cooing at koalas and pandering to pandas at the San Diego Zoo
  • maps
  • museum-hopping in Balboa Park
  • transport
  • sunning and skating seaside in Pacific Beach
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Central & Coastal San Diego, La Jolla & North County Coast, Del Mar, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Encinitas, Carlsbad, Oceanside, Balboa Park, San Diego County’s Best Water-View Dining, Up-and-Coming Neighborhoods.

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