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Bicycling in Santa Cruz

Bicycling in Santa Cruz February 29, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
Spring is the perfect time to grab a two-wheeler and go for a leisurely ride in beautiful, coastal Santa Cruz. Whether you are a pleasure cruiser or an adrenaline junkie, this city is full of trails and biker-friendly roads on which to go for a spin. There are plenty of businesses here that cater to...

A Day Trip to Santa Cruz

A Day Trip to Santa Cruz February 8, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
Thanks to a combination of being geographically located less than an hour away from San Jose, one of the largest metropolitan areas in California, and feeling as though it’s a million miles from the hustle and bustle of a major city, Santa Cruz has long been a favorite day trip spot for many Northern...

Best Irish Pubs in Monterey

Best Irish Pubs in Monterey February 8, 2012 | Food | Read More
With Saint Patrick’s Day creeping around the corner, Monterey is one of the best destinations in California to bring out the Irish in anyone. Here’s a rundown of some of the best bars (or pubs, if you will) serving up food from the Isle of Eire in Monterey-proper. The Bulldog Pub: While the...

The Best Happy Hours in Santa Cruz

The Best Happy Hours in Santa Cruz January 23, 2012 | Food | Read More
There’s nothing Santa Cruz locals enjoy more than a cold glass of beer or a strong cocktail after a hard day of surfing, hiking, or working. This town has more happy hours than anyone can count, but here are some of the best drink and food deals (between the hours of 2:00pm-6:00pm) in town: 99...