Ocean Echo Inn & Beach Cottages

Address: 401 Johans Beach Drive, Santa Cruz, California, 95062, United States | Inn
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This inn, located on 401 Johans Beach Drive, Santa Cruz, is near Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Capitola City Beach, Santa Cruz Main Beach, and Santa Cruz City Museum of Natural History.
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    San Francisco

    A travel blog entry by raroboy on Apr 02, 2014

    1 comment, 127 photos

    ... you break the law you go into prison, if you break the laws in prison you go to Alcatraz"

  • that the prison closed in 1963 because of the deteriorating buildings and the high maintenance costs
  • that it had 336 cells in Block B & C - but the fullest it ever was, when it housed 320 inmates and overall 1576 inmate numbers were issued
  • that the D-Block for isolation had 42 cells - ...

  • Life on the edge

    A travel blog entry by cyclinginaskirt on Nov 03, 2013

    4 comments, 47 photos

    ... from the tracts of arrow straight roads across the prairies, the coastal route of Highway 101 and now Highway 1 which I've been riding, have an elevation profile which looks similar to an ECG trace. Sharp peaks and troughs on the map translate into narrow, ribbon like roads which soar and dip around the coast. I know I complained about prairie riding but at present I would sell my soul for a bit of flat tarmac, just for a few miles.
    Gone also are ...

    San Diego, Highway 1 and Santa Cruz

    A travel blog entry by roryandshelley on Jul 04, 2013

    34 photos

    ... where we had a coffee out on the pier watching the surfers and amused ourselves listening to a girl who was convinced she was watching dolphins. No, just surfers dear, I felt for the boyfriend!!

    It was the next day we made our way north. We bypassed LA as much as we could for the time being, as we would be returning here before our flight out. But we couldn't resist the turnoff for Disneyland and stopped for a hour to look ...

    San Francisco to Santa Cruz

    A travel blog entry by 14brian on Jul 04, 2013

    ... the California girls and surfers? We walked along the boardwalk (concrete path) past the gridlock traffic and steam train and eventually found the downtown which is fantastic. The visitor centre hut guy told us about the Walnut St walk and Mission Hill plus the Redwood forest areas towards Ben Lomond etc. we had supper at a chocolate joint that was really good. Fireworks at 9pm then other random stuff throughout the ...

    Idiots don't use sun lotion!

    A travel blog entry by mike_deb on Jun 27, 2013

    1 photo

    Yesterday and today have been, quite frankly, awful! Stupidly we didn't put any sun lotion on when we went on the Whale Watching boat - 4.5 hours on a boat with shorts and no hat and lotion is not clever!

    I have struggled to walk and sleep due to my legs being so blooming burnt. We went on a mission tonight to look for natural yogurt to put on the burnt legs!

    Phew - all hail natural yogurt!!