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13 Jun, 2010

Mendocino Headlands - This Beach is a Very Different Beast

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: beaches

Like day and night, the northern and southern California beaches are so different, it’s no wonder even the residents feel like they are visiting a different country. Mendocino Headlands State Park in the town of Mendocino north of San Francisco features three miles of trails in a rugged coastal landscape of rock formations, many appearing [...]

13 Jun, 2010

California Bays Include Morro, Bodega and Half Moon

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: beaches

Our very favorite “bay” is Half Moon Bay, known for its surfing culture.
Flat sandy beaches are a trademark of some famous California beaches where tourists expect a heavy dose of sunbathing.  But the romantic bays are great places to visit, as well, and certainly offer their own unique charms.  When you stand and survey the [...]

Rancho Dominguez, Calif.–In busy Southern California just a few miles from the Goodyear Blimp, and sandwiched between airports LAX, Long Beach, and Torrance, aviation history was celebrated recently to commemorate an event held 100 years ago in 1910. Launching the world’s aviation scene, the who’s who of aircraft engineering, flying and building either came to [...]

With over 50% ownership and controlling interest in the Joie de Vivre brand that has 33 hotels in California, the son of the  Hyatt Hotels Corp. founder is set to expand the nation’s 2nd largest boutique chain into 50 properties, using $150 million set aside for growth in other states.
John Pritzker, a son of late [...]

13 Jun, 2010

Descanso Beach Club on Catalina Island’s Avalon

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: travel

There are few places quite like Catalina Island in California. The beach playground for all budgets and interests allows you to tour throughout the day, partake of sports such as the new zipline, or simply chill out on this beautiful escape of an island. One such adventure that is unique provides you and your guests [...]



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  • 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