Santa Cruz Youth Hostel Carmelita Cottages

321 Main Street, Beach Hill, Santa Cruz, California, 95060, United States | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz

Beetlebug Tour Day Four

A travel blog entry by janeski


First thing this morning I met my roommate who had arrived late and offered me a free ticket to go to the Aquarium, yes please!! I felt it was too expensive to go but I was definitely there for free!!

It was well worth it, I loved the whole place. I found the jellyfish and the sea otters particularly amazing. They run free 'behind the …

Strange and pretty places...

A travel blog entry by sc89

Sad to leave San Francisco we caught the bus to Santa Cruz. The bus ride was probably the best part, as we drove through the mountains and forests, which gave great views. We arrived in the early evening. Our hostel was really nice, lots of little cottages, though no free breakfast this time! We decided to explore our surroundings. We were just a 5 …

No You're Not That Far

A travel blog entry by vicaroo


Last night did not go according to plan. I was meant to leave Santa Monica at 7pm, to get to Downtown at 8pm, ready for the 9pm bus, but some guys from my hostel accosted me and thought I was joking when I said I had to leave! So when I got to Greyhound the 9.40pm bus had sold out. D'oh! That was a pain as it was a direct to Santa Cruz, and it …

Life on the edge

A travel blog entry by cyclinginaskirt


... on the thermals and sunsets that make you want to weep.
Camping remains on the chilly side of Arctic, but falling asleep to the sound of breaking surf is worth the temperature twice over.

The sea mists of northern California finally evaporated around the Redwood forests, where cycling through the 'Avenue of the Giants' inspired a cathedral-like hushed awe as sunlight filtered through the canopies of one thousand year old trees, towering over ...

Coastal Ride

A travel blog entry by kerry.lints


... is Highway 1 and it takes you along some amazing scenery not dis similar to the west coast of the south island. We had **********e far when we saw a lot of cars parked by a beach overlook. We couldn't believe what we saw when we looked down at the beach below... A huge colony of elephant seals.. they were huge..all lying on the beach snoring and snorting and occasionally lumbering up and down the beach but not going to far. They were fascinating to watch, they ...

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This hostel, located on 321 Main Street, Beach Hill, Santa Cruz, is near Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz Main Beach, Stagnaro Fishing Charters & Whale Watching Cruises, and Pacific Garden Mall.
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