Posts by Keys 2 the Coast

Ritz-Carlton Bacara – Seaside Luxury in Santa Barbara

Are you up for an adventure on the California Coast?  If you want to stay at the best beach property on the Central Coast, the Ritz-Carlton Bacara in Santa Barbara is a truly magnificent property that will not disappoint. Herve Humler, co-founder of the Ritz-Carlton, has built a premier brand of over 100 hotels, providing…

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Atari Ya – Top Spot for Japanese Food in Wine Country

By Pam Adkisson I have had the pleasure of visiting Japan twice in my lifetime, but long before I ever went, I had the sense that this Japanese Restaurant captured the essence of Japanese culture and flavors. And I was right! Now in their 34th year on the Central Coast, Atari Ya Restaurant is hailed…

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The Locked Inn- Live Escape Room in Grover Beach

Clue number one: it’s not what it seems! Have you ever wanted to be trapped in a room and allowed 60 minutes to figure out how to get out? No? Well, after you visit The Locked Inn in Grover Beach, you may feel differently. The Innkeepers and owners, Jessica and David Sawyers, have brought an…

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Sedona, Arizona

If you do not know about Sedona, Arizona, then it can safely be said that you will be quite surprised by the unexpected sight that awaits you. There is little else in nature that is so simple in its essence yet so mesmerizing than the view of a sea of red sitting where you would…

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Destination Highlight: Lake Tahoe

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If you are seeking a destination with exciting and varied activities, Lake Tahoe is the perfect option for you. Whether you enjoy skiing, hiking, pristine beaches, beautiful waterfalls and National Parks or just lively nightlife, there is something for everyone in this alluring town. I will highlight some of the reasons why Lake Tahoe is…

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Top 5 Best Restaurants in Santa Barbara

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Keys 2 the Coast has chosen five of the best restaurants in Santa Barbara.  With over 300 restaurants in Santa Barbara, this was a deliciously difficult task for our trusted recreational foodies. Our methodology was to carefully select establishments that have gone the distance to delight locals and visitors, for many years.  A combination of delectable dishes, superior service, an inviting…

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The Corkscrew Cafe in Carmel, CA

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Entrance to the Corkscrew Cafe After a long day of wine tasting in Carmel Valley, hunger is inevitable. That’s where Corkscrew Cafe can fulfill you. Located in the heart of the valley and self-proclaimed as “new California comfort food”, this charming restaurant offers lunch, dinner, dessert and the always satisfying wood-fired pizza. Owned and operated…

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Must See Destinations in Brazil for First Time Visitors

Right in the heart of South America, and embraced by wetlands, lush Amazonian jungles, exotic beaches, historic sites and iconic monuments, lies South America’s largest country, Brazil. RIO DE JANEIRO Rio is an exotic destination that puts on the table history, sophistication and exclusive activities, combined with the contrast of its blue skies, immense seas…

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5 Breathtaking Destinations You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Of

Pleasant Holidays is one of the largest tour operators in the U.S., offering vacation packages, flights, hotels, cruises, car rentals, travel protection and related travel services to destinations across the globe. CO. CAVAN It’s said that Ireland, once visited, is never forgotten. The Irish landscape has a mythic resonance, the country’s history is almost tangible,…

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The Modern Honolulu Ranked #1 Boutique Hotel On Oahu!

STAY IN THE HEART OF WAIKIKI AT THE MODERN HONOLULU ON OAHU THE MODERN HONOLULU introduces cosmopolitan chic for leisure and business pursuits in Hawaii. Combining style and sophistication, every element is original. Authentic or custom-designed to enhance the experience. Vistas of the Pacific Ocean and city skyline surround the hotel’s 353 guest rooms and…

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