Travel Blog

December 9, 2018


Spend some quality time with family and friends over the holidays and enjoy some of the best in Santa Cruz County dining! From oceanside restaurants to tasty desserts and brews, there’s something for everyone at these Santa Cruz favorites on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day! 99 Bottles of Beer on the Wall, Restaurant & Pub, Downtown

December 4, 2018

Dreamy Wedding Cakes

Santa Cruz County has some pretty dreamy wedding venues. Between the beautiful Monterey Bay and enchanting redwood forests, Santa Cruz knows how to create a Pinterest-worthy wedding day. And no picture-perfect union would be complete without some outrageously delicious (and gorgeous) sweets to celebrate the occasion! Lucky for you – and all your guests –

December 4, 2018


It’s not every day that we get to lead a story with beer, the Boardwalk, and a blonde billboard model. But these are exactly the things that comprise The Boardwalk Blonde, a golden honey-tinged brew produced by the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Santa Cruz Mountain Brewing. Gracing the label is Marilyn Matthews, the Boardwalk’s first billboard model

December 3, 2018

Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market

photo courtesy Rachel Endsley Santa Cruz County boasts some pretty spectacular farmer’s markets and the mountain town of Scotts Valley is no exception. Offering an abundant mix of fresh, organic vegetables and fruits, pasture-raised meats, artisan breads, and more, the market is a great way to support local farms and enjoy the healthiest and tastiest