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Archive for August 30th, 2009

30 Aug, 2009

Surfing Museums in California

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: beaches| california| travel

With all the hoopla over surfing in California, you’d think that there would be more than a mere three or four museums dedicated to the sport.  Look at how many art museums California has, for instance (too many to tell you about in one paragraph!)
When we surveyed surfing in the Golden State, we knew for [...]

30 Aug, 2009

Beaches with Hotels in California Top Five List

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: beaches| california| travel

Somebody asked us what the top beaches with hotels are in California. We had some instinctive, gut level opinions but had to do the research to confirm them.
California Beaches staff criteria was that a beach with a hotel had to have the hotel on the same side of the street as the beach and if [...]

30 Aug, 2009

How Hot is the California Coast?

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: beaches| california

How hot is it today on the California Coast in Southern and Central California?
It’s so hot, Starbucks ran out of their venti-size cold drink cups!
It was so hot last night that my parents rolled their portable air-conditioner into their bedroom and slept an extra 3 hours this morning! They’d been getting less than five hours [...]




  • Jesse: It was a great day all over Southern California. All the fans wore their jersey and hats to the beach. Even little kids showed their pride for L.A.'s
  • Lisa: OHh.. I wanna do hair for this event next time! =)
  • Herb Spitzer: Surfer/Guitarist Ray Spitzer passed away 6/18/10. He is survived by his wife and 2 childern. Ray had been battling cancer in his back for years. He wo