Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz, United States

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The Hillbillies Arrive in California, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

The Hillbillies Arrive in California

A travel blog entry by thymeoff

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... month so we couldn't get some anticipated maintenance done. But we needn't have worried. A little further up the coast in Santa Cruz - surfing capital of the world - our problems were solved. Frank Condelli - our Vanagon guru from Almonte who prepared ...

Dearth Faders!, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Dearth Faders!

A travel blog entry by thelees

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Santa Cruz. No relation to Santa Claus. This fun little town had an amusement park right on the beach with all the usual rides and carnival foods. Traffic was terrible on this Sunday afternoon with everyone probably scrambling to get back home after their ...

Santa Cruz (US&C), Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Cruz (US&C)

A travel blog entry by kitkatgo

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... we liked to go. I always enjoyed seeing the free spirits that still roamed the area too. You'd think it was still the 60's or early 70's. Hippies abounded. I haven't been to Santa Cruz in quite some time; I suspect it has not changed though. I hope ...

The Santas, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

The Santas

A travel blog entry by snowqueen

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... friendly, with wide bike lanes on all roads, and lots of different bike paths.  We spent the morning/afternoon, wandering around Santa Cruz's high street, and stopped off for lunch at an incredibly tasty cafe.  I had a spinach salad, with ...

i hate freedom....., Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

i hate freedom.....

A travel blog entry by mikefuckinraio

santa cruz may just have the best weather of any place that ive been in a really long time. although the ocean water is cold as shit. hmmmm. well here i am in california i've been here about a week and its been pretty fun so far. southern california ...

forgot to mention!!, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

forgot to mention!!

A travel blog entry by supergirlies

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... is the amount of homeless, spaced out people constantly asking for money - do we look like we've got any to spare??????? Santa Cruz is lovely - our hotel is right on Monterrey Bay, we can see the sealions under the boardwalk at night. Yep, ...

Santa Cruz, Pebble Beach, Big Sur, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Cruz, Pebble Beach, Big Sur

A travel blog entry by loupsvoyagent

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Parti vers Los Angeles, nous arrêtons une nuit à Santa Cruz, juste pour couper la distance en deux et éviter de faire trop de km dans la journée. Finalement on trouve un beau petit hôtel avec piscine et nous restons une journée de plus. Un ...

Santa Bruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Bruz

A travel blog entry by redsetter

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... to Santa Cruz took around 10 hours. I decided to walk up the hill to my room and on the way felt relaxed and satisfied that Santa Cruz would be more 'normal' than LA. By the time I arrived at my motel I was a little doubtful having seen a cat under a ...

Unhook(ed) down the OR and CA coast, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Unhook(ed) down the OR and CA coast

A travel blog entry by globekiter

... Area we decided to go a bit further and make it all the way to Santa Cruz. Tomorrow we'll try and visit Caution Kites in Santa Cruz to get some local insight on the weather. Maybe we'll be lucky and get a little session at Waddell or some place further ...

Day39 – Scenic Pacific Drive, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Day39 – Scenic Pacific Drive

A travel blog entry by tampere-usa

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... in a thick fog so we missed some of the best views, Monterrey which seemed quite boring for us, so we finished our day to Santa Cruz, a lively student city. We checked out the beach and the downtown and had some good time bowling till late at ...

Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by angelwings

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Santa ...

June 26th---2gigs, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

June 26th---2gigs

A travel blog entry by j7general

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... Ocean, really nice.  I plan on traveling to the South Pacific.  However, I am here untill the 24th of July.  Santa Cruz is a great city.  My family is close and I can hear the waves as they crash along the seashore.  However, I ...

Whale & vampire watching!, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Whale & vampire watching!

A travel blog entry by berniespinx

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... usual Costco trip, I think they have sent some sort of telegram throughout to prepare the staff for Dan's irrational behaviour. Upon arriving in Santa Cruz we realised that it Is the first time we have showed up early to a place... So we walked down to ...

Santa Cruz and Santa Barbara - California dreamin', Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Cruz and Santa Barbara - California dreamin'

A travel blog entry by sallyandsacha

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... booked up for 5 days of chilling on the beach. The greyhound journey down from San Francsico was great and first impressions of Santa Cruz were really good. The town had a very chilled surfery feel and was a lot smaller compared to the bigger cities that ...

Vicki's first entry, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Vicki's first entry

A travel blog entry by smigglesmith

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... . I wonder why the americans have the biggest obesity problem!!!! Having not learnt my lesson from two previous trips to the states with Sarah and Sharon, Steve and I ordered nachos followed by sandwiches at the Cheesecake factory in San Fran, hoping to ...

Bon Voyage!, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Bon Voyage!

A travel blog entry by kathrynryan

D-Day is here! We managed to get our belongings packed and moved into storage despite the torrential downpour for four days, and Ryan's eight stitches! We've been enjoying our relaxing stay with our dear friends Dolores and Peder and laughing about ...

Coastal drive, Santa Cruz and Monterey, United States travel blog

Coastal drive

A travel blog entry by jbadventure

We took a coastal drive to see Santa Cruz and Monterey. Santa Cruz is quite known for surfing. We stopped for clam chowder lunch in Monterey. The houses on the cliff were very beautiful. The weather down there is just like Cape Town. Monterey calls itself ...

if only we knew what was about to happen..., Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

if only we knew what was about to happen...

A travel blog entry by aaronvdb

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hit main st, checked out shops. headed to beach. another belter day in terms of whether. shorts teo and thongs. am still surprised at how good the weather has been. i think california gets similar weather to us in adelaide. hit up beach and went left of ...

Back in California, back to reality...kind of..., Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Back in California, back to reality...kind of...

A travel blog entry by clarasudamerica

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... way home. As usual after returning from a great adventure abroad, I was a complete chatterbox during the entire 1 1/2 hour car ride to Santa Cruz. Dad dropped me off at home and went back to work to see his afternoon patients, leaving me alone with ...

Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by karenandbobby

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Pics from Santa ...

The Beautiful Bay Area, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

The Beautiful Bay Area

A travel blog entry by girlmack

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Whew! What a crazy and exciting past week. It felt totally great to get back to work - albeit for 5 straight night shifts! Who cares, its just a gift and total joy to have only 4 patients and actually be able to be fully attentive to each of them. It ...

Strange and pretty places..., Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Strange and pretty places...

A travel blog entry by sc89

... cottages, though no free breakfast this time! We decided to explore our surroundings. We were just a 5 minute walk to the beach and Santa Cruz's huge boardwalk. The mist had come in though, which gave it an odd atmosphere, so we didn't stay out for long. ...

Missed buses and magical mystery tours!, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Missed buses and magical mystery tours!

A travel blog entry by cazza_macca

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... a few silent pauses and lots of thinking going on they asked if I'd been to San Jose!  So, obviously nothing to do in Santa Cruz itself then!!!  I hadn't been to San Jose so I got a local bus there which took about an hour. I got there ...

Monterey, Morrow Bay & Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Monterey, Morrow Bay & Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by omalleyroadtrip

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... submarine which was interested. Today is a lot brighter the clouds have lifted and the sun is shining so we called into Santa Cruz in the afternoon. It was a smallish town with lots of pretty clapper board houses, beautiful tree lined avenues with shops, ...

California, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

California

A travel blog entry by tour-46

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... ridden, with  the Pacific Ocean on one side and rising cliffs on the other, it was serious knee down territory. Getting to Santa Cruz that evening was a welcome relief where we met our hosts for the next week, Jim  and Wendy. After covering over ...

Santa Cruz!, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Cruz!

A travel blog entry by gemandsam

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... beach and to town and its run by the really sweet old man who loved Sam coz they're both vegetarians! (i wasn't very popular!) Santa Cruz is soooo laid back and the beach is lovely, spent an afternoon relaxing down there. If only we'd had more time ...

Checking Out Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Checking Out Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by ilombardo

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To blow off some steam in the gear up towards finals, Sara, Markus, Jed, and I decided to head north to Santa Cruz. My camera battery died before we got to Santa Cruz proper, but I did get some pictures on a beach on the outskirts of town...whose name I ...

Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by supergirlies

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... coastal road but the prices are astronomical here, so decided to grab a Greyhound Bus and head south. We've just arrived at Santa Cruz and are staying here for a couple of nights before heading to Santa Barbara. We haven't discoverd how to put photos ...

Giants and Crazy Ladies, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Giants and Crazy Ladies

A travel blog entry by cdcass

... to see, with an interesting story behind it. But it is a tourist trap. We don't need to return. Then it was on to Santa Cruz for the night - a small coastal town. Pretty quiet in the dead of winter. Best question of this part of the day was from ...

Day 36 – Channel Island National Park, Santa, Santa Cruz Island, United States travel blog

Day 36 – Channel Island National Park, Santa

A travel blog entry by tampere-usa

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Onni: In the morning we jumped to the Island Packers' boat which took us to our destination, Santa Cruz. Santa Cruz is one of the four islands that are considered as the Galapagos Islands of California because of the unique plants and animals that can ...

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