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Central Coast Maps are here!

Hot Off The Press – brand new, Central Coast Visitors Maps! This must-have map helps you explore everything. It guides you along the world’s most spectacular drive in California’s Central Coast – “The Original Road Trip”. Enjoy the carnival atmosphere on the boardwalk in Santa Cruz. Hear the crashing waves along the Monterey coastline, marvel… Read more »

Ojai’s Pink Moment

Magical. Phenomenal. Spiritual. Just a few of the words used to describe Ojai’s Pink Moment. Located two hours north of Los Angeles in Ventura County, this artsy, restful, rural area has a reputation for what the locals call “the pink moment”. The “moment” even has it’s own Twitter account! You can witness it at dusk… Read more »

Plan your Central Coast Road Trip

Planning your California Central Coast road trip? We know it can be overwhelming, so here’s an itinerary to make it easier. California’s Central Coast consists of 350 miles of amazing coastline, rolling hills, and distinctive places. Taking you from Los Angeles to San Francisco, this descriptive itinerary gives you a sense of the towns and… Read more »

Free in California’s Central Coast

As the saying goes, the best things in life are free. Be sure to take advantage of wonderful free offerings like FREE parking, FREE concerts, FREE tours, and more on your California Central Coast road trip. MONTEREY BAY REGION Visit admission-free museums in Santa Cruz such as the Santa Cruz Surfing Museum, the Monterey Bay… Read more »

Live Streaming California’s Central Coast—a couch surfer’s road trip

Can’t afford the time for a full-blown Central Coast Road Trip? That’s okay…take a desktop road trip via these webcam views along California’s Central Coast. Warning: desktop road trips can be highly addictive. In the VENTURA REGION Ventura County offers everything from whale-watching and the Channel Islands National park to championship golf, world-class shopping, wine… Read more »