Ocean Echo Inn & Beach Cottages
Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz
... it was Big Sur, it was still very impressive, its just i think it was a little over hyped.
Another thing was that it is a massive drive, it took the whole day to get from San Luis obispo to Santa Cruz, although i did stop off a lot to look at the views. I was quited impressed with my navigation skills as well because with no map directions or GPS i managed to find the Hotel in the middle of Santa Cruz.
Th Hotel was ...
... etc. she birthed 4 children during this era, raising them mostly as a single mother, with no familial support after her whole family up and died in a series of tragedies. she had a total of 6 children, all of whom are beautiful, educated, smart and kind. despite numerous set backs, disappointments, tragedies, struggles, and stints of poverty, through perseverance and hard work, this fantastic ...
Up very early today for a 7am start towards Hearst Castle. Before going there we made a stop at a beach about 2 miles away and watched Sea elephants on the beach and swimming in the Pacific Ocean. There were about 100 there and they are common along this section of the California Coast. The weather today is is fine but has a mist which is low lying and and is severely restricting our viewing.
After that we went to ...
... Fran. This morning I went down to the beach and sun baked again - what I do best! Oh, and the foreshore has the biggest amusement park I've seen so far! Had like three roller coasters! But it's exactly like you see in the movies when they go to the fair. I walked down there the first night and they had all the rides going and all the games and all the carnies were around. Great place for a first date - ha ...
... and mate from mid-December through March - a very recent head count numbered the Elephant Seals at well over 1500. A volunteer guide provided a really interesting history of the park, and an insight to the living, feeding and breeding habits of these giant slugs. Calling them slugs is not really an accurate description when you know they can move on land faster than humans despite weighing up to ...
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed