Select A Category
travel
Travel BLOG
April 19, 2017

5 Things We Love about Pajaro Dunes

FullSizeRender (95) 
Tucked into grass-shrouded sand dunes on the southern shores of Santa Cruz County, Pajaro Dunes Resort enjoys an especially scenic slice of the Monterey Bay. With an architecturally striking mix of vacation rentals that blend into peaceful seaside surroundings, there’s much to love about this leisurely beach community. Here are five of our favorites:

READ MORE >>

April 13, 2017

The 5 Coolest Things about Chaminade Resort + Spa

FullSizeRender (95) 
With a stunning hilltop setting and vibrant landscaped grounds rippling with fountains, it’s little wonder why Chaminade is a favorite vacation and special event destination. The relaxing, nature-filled retreat feels remote yet is only 10 minutes from downtown, offering guests easy access to local attractions and locals a favorite locale for sunset drinks. Whether you’re seeking an atmospheric spot to gather with friends or planning an overnight getaway, here are five more reasons to consider Chaminade for your next leisurely escape.

READ MORE >>

April 04, 2017

The Dreamy World of September Wren: Santa Cruz Photographer Shares Family-Friendly Recs

FullSizeRender (95) 
Santa Cruz sparkles through the lens of September Wren. Golden, sun-drenched images of Boardwalk rides, seaside icons, and colorful vintage signs convey the timeless allure of our classic beach town. We asked the talented East Coast transplant what drew her to Santa Cruz and how she spends leisure time with her four young children.

READ MORE >>

March 20, 2017

Sail Away: Wednesday Night Regattas

FullSizeRender (95) 
Santa Cruz is world-renowned for its surfing, but there’s another local water sport that boasts a similarly rich legacy and devoted following. Peer out over the Monterey Bay and you’ll see that sailboats dot the waves nearly as frequently as surfboards. Like other sailing communities throughout the nation, Santa Cruz hosts a weekly fun and informal regatta that trades trophies for bragging rights and seriousness for six-packs.

READ MORE >>

March 16, 2017

Offbeat Santa Cruz

FullSizeRender (95) 
Who can resist braking for the world's largest ball of string? A timeless American tradition, roadside attractions add kitschy fun to any road trip. In addition to its dazzling natural landscape, Santa Cruz is known for a vibrant, eclectic culture which includes more than a few offbeat destinations. Add some light-hearted amusement to your next outing by popping into these delightfully, unique destinations.

READ MORE >>

1 ... 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 21