Bixby Bridge in Big Sur on California's Central Coast

25 Central Coast Towns for an Outstanding Weekend Escape

Beautiful Central Coast towns line the California coast between Los Angeles and San Francisco. Each has a unique character, but one thing that unites the towns of California’s central coast is a laid-back vibe. This makes them perfect for a quick escape from the bustling metropolises that anchor either end.  Monterey, San Luis Obispo, Santa …


20 Amazing Ways to Experience Monterey with Kids

A visit to Monterey with kids offers its own special magic. Most come for the famous aquarium, but there is plenty to keep families exploring beyond those mesmerizing jellyfish. Stay awhile and meet local whales and otters, take a family bike ride along the coast, or head inland to explore local farms in this “Salad …