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7 Day Itinerary Traveling from Los Angeles to San Francisco

Click on photo to enlarge DAY 1 Arrive in Los Angeles.Drive north on 405/101 for overnight accommodations in Oxnard (62 mi/100 km; 1 hour10 minutes) DAY 2 Half Day in Oxnard and Ventura• Central Coast wine tasting begins in Oxnard, just an hour north of L.A., at Herzog Wine Cellars, the nation’s largest producer of kosher… Read more »

SAVOR Central Coast 2010

This was a fantastic event created by the SLO County VCB and Sunset Magazine!  There are just too many good things to say about this in such limited space that I will just refer you to their website for more info about the first event in 2010 and the exciting plans for 2011: http://www.savorcentralcoast.com See… Read more »

7-Day Central Coast Art and Culture Road Trip

7 Day Road Trip traveling from San Francisco to Los Angeles DAY 1: Arrive at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and drive to Santa Cruz County (75 mi/120 km; 1 hour 25 minutes). DAY 2: Santa Cruz County• History doesn’t have to be stuffy! Explore a unique California Historic Landmark: the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk seaside amusement… Read more »

Road Trip!!!!!

California is one of the best places to take a road trip. Fodors.com, a travel Web site, raved about California’s many destinations: “Wherever you go in the Golden State, there’s plenty to fall in love with: very few visitors go home unsmitten.” And the Central Coast is the place for the ultimate road trips.  I… Read more »

Central Coast, California – Pinot Noir Wine of the week

Interesting what Kristine Hansen posted today at: http://www.slashfood.com/2010/12/09/central-coast-california-pinot-noir-wine-of-the-week/ You’ve probably seen Sideways (because what wine-loving person hasn’t?). In the 2004 film, based on the novel of the same name by Rex Pickett, its characters travel through California’s Central Coast in search of the best Pinot Noir. They come across quite a few memorable bottles, and so… Read more »