La Jolla is a resort community in the state of California, in the United States. This is a small, affluent, seaside resort that lies along 7 miles of curving Pacific Ocean coastline in Southern California. La Jolla is 12 miles north of Downtown San Diego, and 40 miles south of Orange County California. It is bordered on three sides by beaches and ocean bluffs, and offers an average daily temperature of 70 degrees. La Jolla has the highest average home prices in the entire United States.
La Jolla’s economy is based on tourism, retail commerce, software, finance, real estate, bio-engineering, healthcare, and scientific research. La Jolla is home to The University of California - San Diego (UCSD), the Salk Institute, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, and the headquarters of National University (campus is not in La Jolla). There are many options for executive suites in La Jolla.
Entertainment And Dining Out
There are many things to see and do in La Jolla. Attractions include the Torrey Pines Golf Course, which hosts PGA Tour events. Shopping options in downtown La Jolla include upscale jewelry stores, and boutiques. La Jolla is also home to the Museum of Contemporary Art, which features a permanent collection of more than 3,500 post-1950 American and European works. La Jolla’s beaches and parks include Windansea Beach, La Jolla Shores, La Jolla Cove. and Children’s Pool Beach. Dining options in La Jolla include Porter’s Pub, Rubio’s, Panda Express, Hi Thai, and Shogun of La Jolla. Round Table Pizza is very popular with visitors and locals alike and serves some of the best pizza in the area.
The nearest major airport to La Jolla is San Diego International Airport. This airport has international and domestic flights from San Diego, California and is 13 miles from the resort. The resort community is less than 30 miles from the Mexican border. Trains are available in La Jolla, and the San Diego area, provide routes to Los Angeles, with connections to Santa Barbara and the northern Pacific Coast.