About a two hour drive south of Los Angeles, is the extraordinary city of San Diego; a city that playfully teeters on the edge of the Pacific Ocean. The city is best known for its amazing Zoo (and SeaWorld!), artist lofts, and art galleries. San Diego is quite appealing due to its perfect climate, and its easy access to some amazing parks & beaches. San Diego is a charming, if not funky beachfront city that embraces a most welcoming energy – residents range from artists living in lofts, to over 100 technology start-up companies, to naval officers maintaining an active naval fleet.
Almost 1.5 million (2016) people reside in San Diego. San Diego residents tend to have a similar life objective: To live a healthy lifestyle. San Diego is made up of several districts, each which offers a different approach to San Diego living.
Most cities offering an appealing vibe can do so because a dynamic downtown already exists. San Diego is no different and is ripe with opportunity. Downtown San Diego has even partnered with others to generate and support a health conscious cause that promotes a healthy approach to living downtown. Free offerings include:
- Yoga classes every Saturday
- Monthly Cooking Classes taught by certified nutritionists
And speaking of healthy eating…San Diego is home to some amazing health-conscious restaurants; here are just a few of the highly rated healthy restaurants:
And after you have filled your belly with healthy grub, it is a great time to head over to a 1,200-acre cultural park smack in the middle of San Diego – Balboa Park. This little piece of heaven offers walking paths, gardens, theaters, museums and the world renowned San Diego Zoo. If you are in the mood to watch a mesmerizing sunset, visit one of the many public beaches within the confines of San Diego’s 17 miles of coastline; from surfing to cycling you have many options to enjoy the coast. If you prefer to focus within, check out the many 5-star yoga and meditation facilities in and around the neighborhoods of San Diego.
So, if you live here in San Diego already, when is the last time you explored San Diego to find new, healthy habits?
If you don’t live here, are you ready for a fresh start in San Diego to experience a healthy lifestyle?