more about: San Diego

Where to go this weekend: San Diego’s East Village

There’s something for everyone—baseball fans, beer lovers, and bibliophiles—in this thriving downtown hood.

Our 10 favorite new restaurants in SoCal

Millions of Westerners will be hitting the road Friday to take advantage of the long Memorial Day weekend—and that’s good news if you’re staying home. With all those locals out of town, holidays can be a prime time to dine at your city’s hard-to-get-into restaurants.

Where to go this weekend: San Diego

Starting this week, San Diego will host the 14th annual Gator By the Bay Festival, a three-day celebration (May 7 – 10) of southwestern Louisiana’s Cajun culture—in SoCal.

Choose Your Own (CA Parks) Adventure

In our May issue’s Best of the West section, we’re featuring something really cool that’s come out of a joint venture between California’s Parks Forward Commission and the wildly innovative Bay Area design studio called Stamen. Looking to help Californians and visitors actually use the state’s public lands, the commission decided to let Stamen loose on its data, and the result? The new CaliParks browser-based heatmap, […]