Tag: Beach Towns

Discover 5 Charming Things to Do On Coronado Island (with Map)

View of San Diego skyline from the Coronado Bridge

Coronado was incorporated as a city in 1890. Being an island, separated from the San Diego metropolis, Coronado is a small beach community that maintains its island feel. By 1888, when Hotel Del Coronado was built the city had become a major tourist destination. Coronado welcomes visitors from all over the world and is surrounded by the San Diego Bay and the Pacific Ocean, with gorgeous views all the way around. So, come along with me as we explore my favorite things to do on Coronado Island.

8 Best Pismo Beach Attractions (with maps)

The rugged coastline at Shell Beach is one of the must see Pismo Beach attractionsPismo Beach is another California beach town which embodies the California vibe. When you think of California postcard photos, well Pismo Beach is certainly one of them. From gorgeous beaches and picturesque rugged cliffs to great food and animals and of course perfect weather, Pismo Beach has it all. So let’s explore together the best Pismo Beach attractions.

10 Fun Things to Do in Santa Barbara With Kids

Penguins at the Santa Barbara Zoo
Santa Barbara is the quintessential California beach city. From the amazing ocean location to the stunning surrounding mountains, Santa Barbara is the true California destination everyone dreams about. Even when it comes to things for children, Santa Barbara has many things to offer. Read on as we explore what to do in Santa Barbara with kids.

7 Best Things to Do in San Clemente (with map)

Best things to do in San Clemente
San Clemente represents the typical postcard-perfect California beach town. Full with California vibe, San Clemente has developed in recent years into a true tourist attraction both for locals and visitors from far away. Come along with me as we explore my favorite things to do in San Clemente.

7 Charming Things to Do in San Simeon

WR Hearst State Beach thumbnailFor over 150 years, people have flocked to San Simeon Bay. Some came in pursuit of California’s gold while others as a stopping point before heading up or down the coast. In the late 1800s, the little bay village hosted a stage depot, a telegraph line, and the Bay View Hotel which was a first-class accommodation that counted Thomas Edison, Winston Churchill, Calvin Coolidge and Cary Grant among its guests. Let’s explore together my favorite things to do in San Simeon.

8 Best Things to Do in Cambria, California (with map)

8 Best Things to Do in Cambria, California

Cambria is a picturesque small beach community on the California Coast. This is a quintessential California beach town with pristine beaches, wildlife and great restaurants. A small community with beautiful history, Cambria has become a peaceful placed in the middle between Los Angeles and San Francisco, far enough from both, that everything is peaceful and not crowded. Cambria is a true California gem. So, come along with me as we explore the best things to do in Cambria.

Best Things to Do on Catalina Island

When we finally took our first day trip to Catalina Island, we were surprised. After having recently visited the French and Italian Rivieras, Catalina Island was surprisingly similar. Really? In California? What could California possibly offer that is comparable with Italy’s famous Tuscany ? Well, Catalina Island surprised us and it will surprise you! So, come along with me as we explore the best things to do on Catalina Island.

3 Fun Things to Do in Pismo Beach

As holidays approach plans are underway in most of the people’s mind on which destination they want to visit. The best place to be where you can have fun at the beach beach is the Pismo State Beach where you will also enjoy bird watching which is a popular activity there. In the US it’s the park which has the largest over – wintering colony of Monarch butterflies. Come along with me as we explore the best things to do in Pismo Beach.

2 Romantic Things to Do in Pismo Beach

There are many beach towns in California, but Pismo Beach has the perfect location to make it one of the best beach towns in California. With clean and quiet beaches and lots of things to see and do, Pismo Beach is probably one of my favorite beach destinations. Read along to find out more about my favorite romantic things to do in Pismo Beach.

2 Gorgeous Things to Do in Shell Beach

California Coast has many beautiful beaches. It does however have a very rugged and dramatic face as well in some places. Shell Beach is one of these places where the dramatic and rugged nature of the California coast is being displayed on a large scale. In addition, Shell Beach (part of the city of Pismo Beach) is somewhat special because in the middle of this rugged coastline, you have access to a few small and secluded beaches surrounded by large and impressive rocks. Shell Beach makes for a special beach experience. Read on as we explore a few gorgeous things to do in Shell Beach California.