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- 14121 reviews
"Keep Santa Cruz Weird" reads one bumper sticker, and I couldn't agree more. This hippie / student / beach town has a lovely chilled-out vibe, a cool boardwalk, numerous great...
- 24.5118 reviews
If you're a John Steinbeck fan, you'll well know that Monterey, California was the setting for his tragic-comedy, Cannery Row. While the shacks, canneries and whorehouses are long gone, Monterey...
- 34.578 reviews
Love visiting this oceanside town. Cute ambiance to the town that makes it so fun to stroll around and enjoy the shops and usually good weather.
- 4415 reviews
Where I go to relax and unwind on the busy Monterey Peninsula, this ex-Methodist beach retreat town has Victorian houses, a quaint downtown that you can walk around in less...
- 54.510 reviews
Head over the foothills to the small town and beach of Pescadero. Pescadero State Beach (read parking lot, toilets, and trash cans) is a wide, clean expanse of sand that's...
- 64.516 reviews
This wharf isn't very big so it can get crowded. Fishing is allowed and nearby are the little cottages that can be rented. The beach next to the wharf can...
- 74.54 reviews
Nice little beach town south of Santa Cruz. The beach is long and broad with brownish sand. On a clear day you can see all the way to Monterrey.
- 84.530 reviews
Pebble Beach is mostly a golf course and a road. It's a quasi-gated community since the roads in are controlled by the Park Service who charge a fee for entry...
- 94.58 reviews
Go Kayaking in Estuary. Great meals at Fish Factory. Watch birds, otters and sea lions and sun set from your dining table.
- 104.515 reviews
This is a beautiful location that usually gets missed because of it's proximity to Carmel, Big Sur, and Monterey. The drive through these roads are unbelievable. Plus, it's getting more...