California’s Central Coast gives way to the flatter character of most Southern California Beaches. Some say they can feel a difference after they’ve left “The Valley” and descended the Conejo Grade into Camarillo. Others don’t get inspired till they arrive at the salty, wind-swept sand dune beaches of Nipomo, Guadalupe, Oceano, and Pismo Beach.
And then [...]
We like to think we have a slight understanding and knowledge of where people travel in California. While cab drivers, hotels, airport personnel, and even theme parks confide that attendance is down, that doesn’t mean that attractions and lodgings are out. Try booking a trip and you’ll see that there are few give-away rates. But [...]
If a sunset stroll among wildflowers and Monterey pines excites you more than beach boardwalks and piers with hundreds of tourists in places such as Santa Monica and Santa Cruz, you might want to pick romantic Moonstone Beach in Cambria for your next outing and romance getaway. Falling in love can be as simple as [...]
San Simeon, Calif.–While Valentine’s Day is celebrated by humans who court their love interests with gifts, flowers, and intentions of romance, nature likewise does the dance. At Piedras Blancas, a sandy cove and beach just south of the Piedras Blancas light house at the gateway to the southern portion of Big Sur, the peak of [...]
Cambria, CA–When visiting the Central Coast, you’ll most likely take time to drive to the charming village, Cambria, and possibly even stay at Moonstone Beach hotels. Cambria is the combination of the best of an English village, Carmel by the Sea, and the Central Coast charm. People from around the globe adore it. And once [...]