City of San Luis Obispo

Top 5 Things a Nature Lover Should Do in San Luis Obispo County

San Luis Obispo is the happiest city in America. San Luis Obispo is nestled in between the foothills of the Santa Lucia Mountains. This beautiful town has the friendliest atmosphere with so many fun things to do. Pismo Beach and Avila Beach are two nearby beautiful beaches where you can enjoy some great surf and…

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Eureka! I Found It In San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo is considered the happiest place in the United States. They have something fun to experience for all ages. Downtown San Luis Obispo is a great place for shopping, having some amazing food and a great nightlife. Many people visit downtown for their famous Bubblegum Alley or their local Thursday Night Farmer’s Market. While…

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Beauty Poet – San Luis Obispo, CA

Beauty Poet

People often ask me, where is the best place for a massage in San Luis Obispo County?  Narrowing it down to just one is a difficult thing to do since there are so many great places. Each has comparable advantages on the California coast.  Treating yourself to a massage, or other spa services, in my opinion,…

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Olive Oil Roundup, San Luis Obispo County, CA

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By Donna Polizzi Olio Nuevo Ranch in Paso Robles is one of the finest tasting room and olive groves to visit, especially if you would like to learn the proper way to “taste” olive oil. Many find it interesting to know that there is a right and wrong way to do an olive oil tasting…

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Pepe Delgado’s Restaurant in San Luis Obispo, Ca

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Are you hungry for Mexican food? If you are in the San Luis Obispo area and hope to find a great place for good old, authentic  Mexican dishes…. try Pepe Delgado’s Mexican Food and Cantina at 1601 Monterey Street.  It is a fun place to go for lunch, brunch or dinner. The restaurant is old…

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What’s Brewing on the California Central Coast?

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  Breweries and Tap Rooms are popping up all over the Central Coast. According to California Craft Brewers Association, more than 850 craft breweries call California home. That’s more than any other state in the nation.  Locally, you can experience some of the best. Personally, I have always been a wine connoisseur or tequila fan.…

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Pattea’s Trail in Edna Valley, CA

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Life is great. Especially when you wake up in the morning and know that there’s no place that you’d rather be. As founder of Keys2theCoast, the challenge is to consistently look for the best places to wine, dine, explore and more on the California Central Coast. Yes, I know… I have a tough job. Don’t…

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Stars and the Star-Struck…

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Visitors continue to flock to Hearst Castle and the Santa Maria Inn, just as they did in the heyday of Hollywood. Living on the Central Coast is living the dream. The mountain and ocean views are simply awe-inspiring. It’s no wonder tourists flock from around the world to visit Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, and…

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