Tuesday, April 03, 2012

Ocean Beach San Diego

San Diego is known for its diverse beach communities, from upscale La Jolla, to the lively boardwalk at Mission Beach. The Ocean Beach neighborhood of San Diego is home to an eclectic group of residents, from aging hippies to young families, all who have a strong since of pride in their neighborhood. A trip to Ocean Beach (or OB, as the locals call it), is fun for the whole family.

Ocean Beach dates back to the late 1800’s when two developers built a resort and subdivided lots. The hope was to attract San Diego city dwellers to the coast. Because it was a 2.5 hour carriage ride from downtown San Diego, it never really took off at that time.  Read full Ocean Beach article.