Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Boardwalk

505 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, California, 95060, United States | Hotel
Prices starting from $73.00

Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz


A travel blog entry by augustinesghost


... from Sebastopol. There's a great park on the northwest side of the Golden Gate Bridge that provides amazing views of the bridge and the city and also lets you walk out to see where the bay meets the ocean. Of course, thanks to our ever-faithful civil servants (Congress) that option was a no-go since it’s a National Park. Then I remembered the amazing new cathedral in Oakland….

So, a ...

From LA to Monterey.

A travel blog entry by ksdeldridge


Sarah got up very early before 6 (a massive achievement for her since she is definitely NOT a morning person!) in order that we get an early start and beat the LA peak hour. However her efforts came to naught when she got tangled up in a chat room with Telstra who were supposed to have unlocked her phone yet we could still not get the new SIM card to work with it. In the end we had to give ...

The Gifts of My Chosen Family

A travel blog entry by bridgetannem


This entry is not about a place, it's about an expanding feeling inspired by the people I love. A snapshot to remember the love we can cultivate within friendships when we choose the people who help shape us to be the individual we aspire to be. They are reflections back to what matters to us in that moment in time.

Are we rejuvenated or energetically drained from these relationships? Where are we choosing to focus our energy?

I was reminded of how deep these ...

Last day :(

A travel blog entry by kerry.lints


... managed to get his rootbeer float that he has been dying to have, not sure why.
The fog was ever present lurking out at sea then in some places on the beach so at times we had no view, I can't explain enough how horrible this is and it only happens in the summer! It would drive me crazy.
We stopped at beaches where there were over 50 kite boarders, fasinating to watch and amazing they ...

Lovely people

A travel blog entry by jamjam698

Got up reasonably early, most people had left about 7 in the morning. The others went off to grab some breakfast while I stayed and cleaned for a bit. I say cleaned, I sort of watched. In the car for about 11ish where I pretty much fell asleep for most of the journey. Made it Lindsay's parents house. Her parents are probably some of the nicest people in the ...

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This hotel, located on 505 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, is near Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz Main Beach, Pacific Garden Mall, and McPherson Center.
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