Travel Blog

March 2, 2016

Felton Photo Tour

Though only eight miles from Santa Cruz’s sandy shores, the forested town of Felton feels worlds away. It’s a wonderland of giant trees, historic sites and even a lush Garden of Eden. Yet some of its most striking attractions are hidden from plain view. Take a peek at our photo tour below and see why the charming town draws a mix of hikers, history buffs and happy families.

February 24, 2016

Watsonville Itinerary

If you’ve never exited the highway, you might mistake the historic town of Watsonville for one big brussels sprouts field. But hidden amidst leafy, green expanses are killer food finds, cool historic sites and some of the best beaches in the county. And yep: a few charming farms as well. Here’s your itinerary for a south county sojourn:

February 5, 2016

Get Out and Enjoy the Weather!

I’m as happy as the next Californian for all this rain, but seeing that 7 day forecast full of sunshine icons & 70 degree days has me on another level of happy. Here are a few of my favorite things to do on those warm, sunny days in Santa Cruz:

October 7, 2015

This Weekend’s Events: Lots for Music & Beer Lovers!

It’s safe to say that Santa Cruz County is the place to be this weekend! Put the return of the monarch butterflies and the amazing firework show aside and you still have a killer line up! Especially for those who love live music, great food & cold brews. Check out some of our top picks! Cheers!