Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz, United States

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Santa Cruz murder city!, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Cruz murder city!

A travel blog entry by sara.tari

... , after our first drive by shooting murder story (it was a 13 yr. old boy L gang related murder, very sad) we discovered that Santa Cruz is a great place! Especially all along the water front, we walked up and down, down on the pier, saw more seals and ...

Santa Barbara to Sanat Cruz, The PCH, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Santa Barbara to Sanat Cruz, The PCH

A travel blog entry by woodsy79

... off the highway to get something to eat, we decided not to stop off here as we didn't like the look of it and to push on to Santa Cruz. Before we hit Santa Cruz the sky went grey and it started raining, when we made it to the hostel it was getting late ...

Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, Australia travel blog

Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by luvntravln

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Santa Cruz is funky town that is home to the University of Santa Cruz, California. It is well know for its liberal leanings, alternative community lifestyles, and is home to lots of counter-cultures and sub-cultures. Unfortunately, Jackie decided to have ...

Schüttelfrost in der Sonne, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Schüttelfrost in der Sonne

A travel blog entry by alica.wz

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Der Bus nach Santa Cruz dauerte nur eine Stunde und kostete mich gerade mal 3,50$ - ein wahres Schnäppchen. Dort holte mich ein Couchsurfer ab, der mich allerdings nicht aufnehmen konnte, da er die nächsten Tage keine Zeit hatte. Trotzdem gingen wir ...

and it burns burns burns...., Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

and it burns burns burns....

A travel blog entry by andre583

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... gut geroestet bevor es dann zum Mittagstisch ging. Lecker seafood auf den Teller. Danach war ne kleine Sightseeingtour durch Santa Cruz angesagt mit ner kleinen Shoppingtour meinerseits... Jetzt sind wir hier bei Stefan und Katie und ich habe es ...

Meeting the lost boys, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Meeting the lost boys

A travel blog entry by kimrobinson

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We managed to get a lift from Archie and Megan to Santa Cruz, as they are such lovely people, and all because we had a mix up over party dates... On arrival Sarah and I checked into our rather basic motel and then walked the couple of blocks to the beach ...

Cruising in Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Cruising in Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by shellingtons

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... wave in the cold Pacific Ocean which was only about 52 degrees. Full body suits are needed for sure! Surfing was introduced to the United States here by the Hawaiians at this very spot. Saturday was packing day! It is time to head for home. The adventure ...

Cruising the California Coast, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Cruising the California Coast

A travel blog entry by b_btravel

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... and walked Cannery Row, the Monterey Bay version of the esplanade which provided plenty of entertainment in itself. Next day was on to Santa Cruz on the north end of the bay, which is home to our first beachside amusement park and casino. Not being huge ...

Home sweet home...but kinda not, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

Home sweet home...but kinda not

A travel blog entry by bashleyf

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... in Northern California. Tomorrow I will be going to get my shrimp burrito.        I drove around Santa Cruz for a while. It's definitely weird being back...on the one hand most things are familiar, but on the other hand ...

Highway 1 North - Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, USA travel blog

Highway 1 North - Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by kristina-johnny

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... som lige skulle forbi med kameraet - det er dæleme nogle flotte (og store) fugle :-) Efter nogle hyggelige timer i Santa Cruz, proviantering i en Safeway og optankning af kaffe i en Starbucks satte vi kursen mod San Francisco. Vi havde bestilt ...

I refuse to leave, Santa Cruz, United States travel blog

I refuse to leave

A travel blog entry by bashleyf

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... I'm certainly not passing up Frisco. I know I'll be back here one day...I've always kinda felt that I'd end up living in the Santa Cruz/Monterey area again. When I go home I am going to look around because I bet Arvada is pretty beautiful too and I just ...

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 ...

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 ...

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