Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz, United States

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Easy Crusing in Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Easy Crusing in Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by zwergliazrael

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... it was also delicious. The garlic bagel had a really nice toasted garlic flavour. We then checked out the shops in Santa Cruz's "downtown". Nothing special there.... and just one row of shops. Something interesting did happen though... as Santa Cruz is ...

Best pizza ever... found off the beaten path...., Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Best pizza ever... found off the beaten path....

A travel blog entry by zwergliazrael

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After making a stop at Half Moon Bay, and taking a leisurely drive down California Highway 1, we arrived at our dingy motel Santa Cruz just before 6pm. We headed straight out to check out the Wharf. Mmmmm.... I could only smell food and decided that we ...

Day 3 - Monterey to San Francisco, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Day 3 - Monterey to San Francisco

A travel blog entry by yvonneb33

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... self service sugary offerings served on paper plates. Kids loved it, especially the ability to make fresh waffles. Our first stop was Santa Cruz, about 1 hour up the road. This city has a huge beach front amusement park, that we wandered through, with ...

San Francisco, San Francisco, United States travel blog

San Francisco

A travel blog entry by raroboy

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San Francisco Mar 25 – Mar 29    Golden Gate Bridge Before arriving here – we already thought the worst about the traffic here, since we were standing on the Hwy 1 for several km, ok – it was an accident, and 2 out of 3 lines ...

Pacific Coast Highway 2, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Pacific Coast Highway 2

A travel blog entry by raroboy

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... them so close in the water… especially with hundreds and hundreds of cormorant birds… we saw them swimming and diving. Santa Cruz Boardwalk: as where all the other boardwalks are nice walks along the ocean with the beach on one side – ...

Hearst,tourist towns, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Hearst,tourist towns

A travel blog entry by danlogue

Talk about different legacies.Yesterday, I visited the Getty museum ,a phenomenal paean to art,Today,I went to the Hearst Castleamegolomaniac ode to himself.The man spent twenty eight years building his dream castle in San Simeon.He had gone to Europe on ...

Monterey en 17 mile drive, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Monterey en 17 mile drive

A travel blog entry by leinw

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... gegeten en toen hadden we het wel gezien. Overigens begint alles hier rond kwart voor elf met sluiten en is alles om elf uur dicht. Santa Cruz is leuk voor een dagje en dat is precies zolang als we er zitten. Bijtijds naar bed, morgen naar San Francisco. ...

Apr 28, 2013, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Apr 28, 2013

A travel blog entry by clairerobinson1

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david's little apartment, Santa cruz, United States travel blog

david's little apartment

A travel blog entry by austintwohig

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I'm in David's room right now. he was late for work because Keeli messed with his alarm clock. Ha. Next entry I will be in Spain. And the Journey ...

Sarah & Alex's art work, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Sarah & Alex's art work

A travel blog entry by danschmidt

On our hit list for this final day of our journey was a little body artwork for the girls. While Sarah wanted to get a tattoo of some meaningful verse, Alex opted for a belly piercing. This is the California appeal. After some time both girls received ...

Sunnyvale, Santa Cruz & San Jose, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Sunnyvale, Santa Cruz & San Jose

A travel blog entry by biancabrewer

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... an hour. You just have to cross over the mountains and you're at the beach, so convenient! It was really fun to go to Santa Cruz again with Robert, I had been there before but I never got to see the real side of this interesting little beach town. We went ...

Yosemite National Park, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Yosemite National Park

A travel blog entry by erikochsofie

Vägen till Yosemite var en upplevelse i sig! Vi valde att inte köra på motorvägen och hamnade därför mitt ute i ingenstans med stora fält och kullar så långt man kunde se. På vägen stannade vi till ...

California Coast, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

California Coast

A travel blog entry by sarzmc

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 We wanted to see a bit of the coast south of San Francisco so we made our way to Santa Cruz, on Monterey Bay. Unfortunately it took us most of the day to get there, thanks to a wrong turn on one of the minor highways. The perpetrator shall remain ...

Red woods Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Red woods Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by kech-williams

... could see some red woods, found out that we walked twice the distance we though before we returned to campy and headed into Santa Cruz, first impressions is that it was lovely then we experienced the theme park/crazy adventure land on the side of the ...

Santa Cruz, sunny and warmer, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Cruz, sunny and warmer

A travel blog entry by jbergevu

... and it looks that way when you see these people come out of it. Of course they have wet suits but I still can't imagine. Santa Cruz is a cool place to hang out. It reminds me of Portland because of all the independent shops and restaurants. You ...

Big Basin State Park, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Big Basin State Park

A travel blog entry by jessieanddavid

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... was incredible, giving us a perspective of the heights and diameters of some of the Redwoods. After the park we headed to Santa Cruz which was 45 minutes away. Here we met Michelle and went for a walk along the waterfront. Unfortunately the fairground ...

Küste Hwy 1, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Küste Hwy 1

A travel blog entry by angieundschega

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... ber 10 Jahren und erinnerte sich gerne an den süssen Surferort von damals zurück.  Aber.......leider entpuppte sich Santa Cruz als ein überlaufendes Feriendomizil, der dem Ballermann in Mallorca ähnelte.  Infolgedessen hielt es uns nicht ...

Fun Day in Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Fun Day in Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by dmvc325

We rented bikes and road along the coast on the bike path. We stopped at the surfing museum. After that, we drove up the coast towards Oakland. We stopped a few times, once on a beautiful stretch of beach near a campground, where we talked to a couple ...

Orcas and Sea Otters, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Orcas and Sea Otters

A travel blog entry by walkersusa2013

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... the way back to the highway we spotted a different spot where there were 29 more!   What an awesome day for nature. Now for Santa Cruze, population 56,000.  The first thing we did after checking in to our motel was have a long swim in the pool. ...

Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by eddymoore

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What a vibe! I've really enjoyed my time in Santa Cruz. We got down there around 4/5pm Thursday and are back on the road now (2pm Friday). It was short, but it was oh so sweet, like honey on the lips. 'So what made it so good?' Well, it was just a great ...

Surf's Up!, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Surf's Up!

A travel blog entry by danschmidt

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While Sarah did some shopping Alex and I headed to the surf shop to get her board and surf-suit. After a little time the 20+ students headed walking, with board on their heads, towards the beach. Once there I laid back taking pictures and watching ...

Hummingbirds & Humpbacks, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Hummingbirds & Humpbacks

A travel blog entry by skierdude

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... with hummingbirds since we saw them very briefly on our last US trip so I was delighted to discover that the UCSC (Santa Cruz university) has a large arboretum with gardens from different parts of the world and it attracts lots of birdlife including ...

Group of Death: a fancied side is going to die, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Group of Death: a fancied side is going to die

A travel blog entry by thepromise927

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Finally made it up for the 4:30 game, and you can tell from the pictures that it slayed us.  We all dropped like flies to the lack of sleep and less than thrilling soccer.  So far I have to say that the soccer has been so tight and ...

A day at the Boardwalk, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

A day at the Boardwalk

A travel blog entry by domandanna

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Oh day of days.  We had cotton candy, played Laser Tag (Daddy and Dom only), played the arcade machines and went on the funfair.  Anna won lots of tickets and converted them to some lovely prizes (cough!!).  A bracelet, a plastic flute and ...

Back to the Coast and South, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Back to the Coast and South

A travel blog entry by howardbad

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... ! and over the bridge we go. Under the city on Highway 1 Passed nice beachs and suburban towns and finally got to Santa Cruz, checked into the hotel and could relax. Jim had a snack before dinner. Had a nice dinner across the street at a ...

Beauty, Pure Natural Beauty, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Beauty, Pure Natural Beauty

A travel blog entry by steve.stever

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... of males on the beach. They played and fought and were enjoyable to watch. Ending the day, we retired, after a hard search, at a hostel in Santa Cruz. It was actually a nice place and our room, while dorm style, only had us as the occupants. ...

The winds of Mordor are blowing, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

The winds of Mordor are blowing

A travel blog entry by therunningdog

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Hello All! Tim and Jonesey arrived in Santa Cruz, CA on Saturday evening after a long push through rain and snow storms through much of Washington and Oregon. Yep, leave it to us to depart during the worst winter storm this year.  The adventure ...

Santa cruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa cruz

A travel blog entry by kathrynhubbard

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Stayed last night here in Santa cruz. Nice hotel with warm ...

Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by stanford_jrbc

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Pigeon Point Lighthouse, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Pigeon Point Lighthouse

A travel blog entry by brinvincible

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Woke after a great night and went for a run along the beach to the large rock - it was just beautiful with heaps of people walking along, surfers out and great wildlife. We found a nice little place right on the sea for breakfast complete with seals on ...

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