Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz
... watch the people and the artists.
And on top of Nob hill you have a great view down the typical San Francisco steep roads, there is also the Grace Cathedral: an old looking gothic style cathedral with large steps in front of it: with amazing doors, paintings inside and wonderful colored glass windows. We even got a free concert, since a choir was singing when we entered ...
Monterey is one of those towns that deserves to be a destination in its own right. There is so much to do here. We could have gone out on a yacht with one of the locals to check out the marine life, hiked one of a number of trails, explored Big Sur, played a round of golf at Pebble Beach... It's a pretty awesome spot. Instead we settled for a quick run along to Lovers Point with the kids on bikes. Those runners out there ...
... grabbing a bite to eat as well. We got there at 2.30pm and left at 7.30pm!!
You'd think we'd bought a truck load of stuff however we were very restrained and only bought a few things. Gav got some shorts, singlet, business shirt and some basketball shoes for Zoe (as requested), while Suz only got some new running sneakers and tops, and a new wallet! Not to say that Suz didn't try to buy some really lovely DKNY clothing but unfortunately could not get the ...
My sleep could've perhaps been better, the air bed I was using seemed to collapse in on itself with ease, leaving me struggling to exit said mattress at about 6am. Onto the sofa after that but I didn't really sleep. In the day we didn't do too much in all honestly. We were all going to go down to the beach, but then agreed that there pool would be just as good and not as windy. Other than general chatting which I try not to include on here really ...
... around them than I am about quantum physics and the giant unknowns of the universe. As my departure date rapidly approaches, one of the common reactions that I have received is, "wow, aren't you afraid?" I try not to look at people incredulously when they ask me this and reply, "aren't you?" There is nothing more frightening to me than being drowned by limitations. The unknown is much more comforting to me than the known. I love to be ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Riverside Inn Santa Cruz
Other places to stay in Santa Cruz
175 W. Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz | 3 star hotelfrom $244
- Beautiful location
- A view worth every penny.
- The view is worth it
6001 La Madrona Dr., Santa Cruz | 3 star hotelfrom $166
- Great Service
- Only Average
- Convenient for the San Jose Airport
600 Riverside Drive, Santa Cruz | 1 star hotelfrom $86
1410 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz | 2 star hotelfrom $149
414 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz | 2 star hotelfrom $92
- Home away from home
- Very Bad Area, Bad Hotel, Horrible Service!
- Ok room
110 Plymouth Street, Santa Cruz | 1 star hotelfrom $87
301 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz | 2 star hotelfrom $125
- One to avoid
- Not well tended
- Used to a great place to stay, property now seems neglected
555 Highway 17, Santa Cruz | 2 star hotelfrom $86
- Horrible motel
- Overpriced Motel 6!
- Three strikes! You're out!!!
500 Ocean St, Santa Cruz | 2 star hotelfrom $135
1505 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz | Hotelfrom $143
- Comfy Place to Stay
- Clean, good service
- Great place, but overpriced for our stay
516 Water Street, Santa Cruz | 1 star hotelfrom $96
1101 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz | 2 star hotelfrom $90
337 Riverside Avenue, Santa Cruz | Hotelfrom $71
314 Riverside Avenue, Santa Cruz | 1 star hotelfrom $110
330 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz | 2 star hotelfrom $108
301 Beach St, Santa Cruz | 2 star hotelfrom $100
510 Liebrandt Avenue, Santa Cruz | 1 star hotelfrom $75
505 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz | Hotelfrom $73
111 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz | 1 star hotelfrom $79
522 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz | Hotelfrom $49
176 West Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz | Hotelfrom $136
- Great Experance
- What a GREAT FIND
- Need customer relations improvment
201 W Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz | Hotelfrom $177
- Weekend in santa cruz
- My favorite place to stay in Santa Cruz
- Ok, but not great
645 Seventh Avenue, Santa Cruz | Hotelfrom $110
174 West Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz | 3 star hotelfrom $222