Be sure to pack your sunscreen, a great beach read and some beachside treats - when you're visiting San Diego, there's no better excursion than hitting the beach (and no shame in spending the day in the waves).
Sun and sport meet the sea in the meditative art of surfing. You might think it's too hard, but the experienced instructors at La Jolla surf schools like Menehune and Surf Divas will have you standing on your board in no time. Like riding a bike, once you learn the basics, all you have to do is practice, and pick up new techniques. Continue reading
Get the good times rolling with the Empress Hotel Holiday Happy Hour Package. Enjoy superior boutique accommodations in La Jolla, and start off your holiday or vacation with a special Welcome Cocktail in our onsite restaurant, Manhattan of La Jolla. The "Whaler" is a drink that combines decadent flavors of chocolate, vanilla, coffee, and brandy. It'll warm you up this holiday season! Continue reading
Take a culinary walking tour of charming La Jolla, California, which includes gourmet wine tastings and food pairings-even scrumptious, sinfully delicious chocolates. From November through January, the Holiday Wine and Food Walking Tour is offered daily from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m., and includes an easy, mellow stroll. Along the way, learn about the history and culture of the San Diego area from your guide. Continue reading
Experience the ultimate vacation in La Jolla, with radiant sunsets, on the Sunset Kayak Tour. Paddle a kayak through the ecological reserve, through sea caves and rock formations, into a breathtaking sunset on the ocean. The San Diego coast is a mesmerizing destination where you will savor vibrant colors kayaking along the shore. The Sunset Kayak Tour Package from Empress Hotel in La Jolla is sure to be memorable. Continue reading