A picnic and a glimpse of California history at La Purisima Mission – Lompoc, CA

By | 2018-04-11T19:29:00+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Categories: Lompoc Valley|Tags: , , , , |

By Donna Polizzi Who would have thought that one of [...]

The Guadalupe Nipomo Dunes Center is a tiny natural history museum with BIG plans!

By | 2018-04-10T17:46:03+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Categories: Guadalupe, Nipomo|Tags: , , , |

Doug Jenzen, the Executive Director of the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center, [...]

Best of the Brunch in SLO, San Luis Obispo County, CA

By | 2018-03-02T05:44:06+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Categories: Atascadero, Home Page, Paso Robles, Templeton|Tags: , , , , , |

By Donna Polizzi Ah brunch, that well-deserved moment in the [...]

Madonna Inn Lights Up the Coast with Holiday Cheer in San Luis Obispo, CA

By | 2018-03-08T22:05:10+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Categories: City of San Luis Obispo|Tags: , , , , , , |

By Donna Polizzi Christmas time at the Madonna Inn Resort [...]

What’s brewing in Santa Maria Valley & on the California Central Coast?

By | 2018-03-08T22:11:47+00:00 December 9th, 2017|Categories: Arroyo Grande, Buelton, Orcutt, Santa Maria|Tags: , , , , , |

By Donna Polizzi Visit Santa Maria Valley Did you know [...]

The Five Most Stunning, Off-The-Beaten-Path Places

By | 2018-01-30T04:21:06+00:00 May 20th, 2016|Categories: Cambria, Edna Valley, Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, Templeton|

By now I think we can all agree that the Central Coast is stunning – rolling hills, endless ocean views, gorgeous valleys reminiscent of the Mediterranean. What better way to experience this beauty than by vacationing IN the most striking parts of it? A quick Google search can show any traveler the list of hotels in the area.

Sculpterra Combines World-Class Wine with Sculpture, Ironwork, and Gardens

By | 2018-02-01T07:00:33+00:00 May 20th, 2016|Categories: Paso Robles|

Visiting the Sculpterra Winery & Sculpture Garden in Paso Robles was a fantastic experience. The entry gates were exquisite and ornate iron. Just beyond the gates, grew colorful, lush, ripe grapes that begged to be photographed. As soon as I stepped out of the car, the uniqueness of this place enchanted me.

Stax & Stax of Wine in Morro Bay

By | 2017-11-08T22:18:11+00:00 May 20th, 2016|Categories: Morro Bay|

Stax Wine Bar in beautiful Morro Bay is a cut above the rest. Whereas most wine clubs offer the same wines year after unoriginal year, Stax features over one hundred wines from local and international sources. They hunt high and low for the best from California and elsewhere. As if that wasn’t enough, they offer food and weekly specials.