Hillcrest is a suburban neighborhood in , northwest of Balboa Park and south of . Hillcrest is known for its "tolerance and acceptance," its gender diversity, and locally owned businesses, including restaurants, cafés, bars, clubs, trendy thrift-stores, and other independent specialty stores.

Landmarks in the Area

Scripps Mercy Hospital is a private Catholic hospital located in , .

The San Diego Zoo is a zoo in Balboa Park, , California, housing more than 3,500 animals of more than 650 species and subspecies.

The George W. Marston House, or George Marston House and Gardens, also referred to as the George…

The San Diego Museum of Art is a fine arts museum located at 1450 El Prado in Balboa Park in , California that houses a broad collection with particular strength in Spanish art.

Balboa Park is a 1,200-acre urban cultural park in , , .

Localities in the Area

University Heights is a neighborhood in Central San Diego, California centered on Park Boulevard and Adams Avenue.

Mission Hills is an upscale affluent neighborhood of , , USA.

Mission Valley is a wide river valley trending east-west in San Diego, , United States, through which the San Diego River flows to the .

Harborview is a neighborhood in Downtown San Diego, , United States.

Little Italy is a neighborhood in San Diego, that was originally a predominately Italian and Portuguese fishing neighborhood.


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