Banker's Hill is a unique barometer of history among the grids of Downtown San Diego. This area boasts wooden footbridges across the canyon where the San Diego Cable Car railway once bustled, and is one of the most affluent areas in the district.
This area is best observed by walking through the suspension bridges that connect bordering neighborhoods and parks. Visitors and residents alike, appreciate the architectural canvas of modern and historically preserved simplicity.
As it graces a border of Balboa Park and the upward infrastructure of the urban cityscape, it also boasts gorgeous views of the San Diego Bay and nautical Point Loma accents. While exploring, some of the best places to dine include the signature Mister A's, CUCINA Urbana, and Bankers Hill restaurants.
For entertainment, many join the walkabout tours to see the historic architecture that nods to Edward Capp’s engineering genius, who was also the city’s elected Mayor twice over, and the chief city port engineer for the harbor.
Little Italy is one of the most central StartUp hubs in the district for entrepreneurs, tech industries, and Creatives professionals in the architectural development sectors. Once known for its thriving Tuna industry from the docking ports; Little Italy still remains to be one of the most influential business districts in the area for innovation and resilience.
Nestled right in the heart of San Diego, it comes as no surprise some of the best dining experiences are located here! A true Foodie lover’s delight with the Ballast Point brewery tasting room, the historic Waterfront Bar & Grill, and the Mona Lisa Italian Foods deli.
North Park is one of the biggest Creative Hubs of San Diego with its characteristic murals, craft beer and dining, and wellness focused community activities. This neighborhood is also close to Balboa Park, and very popular for millennials, being the top 3rd “Hipster Community” in the country. It is also a wonderful family oriented community with great educational opportunities, and offers the best of the Downtown Urban feel, without the congestion.