Posts Tagged ‘California’

Raving About Riverbench, Santa Maria Valley, CA

riverbench winery, santa maria, ca

By Donna Polizzi My lot in life is to seek and discover the best places to wine, dine, explore and more for Keys2theCoast.  The Santa Maria Valley is definitely a Keys2theCoast favorite.  Have you ever walked into a place and immediately thought “Ohhh, I’m so glad I came here?” Riverbench is that kind of place.…

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Olive Oil Roundup, San Luis Obispo County, CA

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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Off the Grid in Cambria, California

Guest Blogger-Cindy Rynning Thirty miles west of Paso Robles, on the Central Coast of California, lies the charming resort town of Cambria where ocean sunsets, eclectic shops, terrific restaurants, and comfortable inns are waiting for you.  Prior to this summer’s Wine Blogger’s Conference in Santa Barbara, I spent two days in Cambria with my daughter, Stephanie, who is a resident.  My…

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Head on over to Monarch Butterfly Grove!

At North Beach located off of Highway 1 in Pismo Beach. High season goes from November through February and highlights the millions of monarch butterflies that make their way to this area each year. Click on the video below for more information.  Thank you to our sponsor:  Home Motors! Please follow and like us:0

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Bob Jones Trail in Avila Beach, CA

By Donna Polizzi Where on the California Central Coast is the best place to hike, bike or take a stroll in the beautiful San Luis Obispo County?  The well-known and well-traveled Bob Jones Trail is most certainly a contender.  The Bob Jones is paved and it takes you on a visually delightful journey from the…

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I Love the Danish in Solvang, Ca

By Donna Polizzi One of the most charming areas on the California Central Coast is the little Danish town of Solvang. Located roughly two hours north of Los Angeles, and 30 minutes north of Santa Barbara, situated in the heart of the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley. Solvang is home to some of the world’s most…

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Cheers to Lompoc, Ca and Babcock Winery

By Donna Polizzi While wine tasting with a group of friends recently, on a beautiful day in the Funk Zone at the Santa Barbara Wine Collective, I discovered a new favorite. The Santa Barbara Wine Collective is a fun place with a great deli that offers wines and wine tasting from a variety of local…

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