Category: Central Coast of California

Girls Weekend in Santa Barbara

Last spring, my sister and I drove up to one of our favorite places. Santa Barbara. When we take a trip together, wine tasting and hiking are almost always on our list and this weekend wasn’t any different. 🙂 Dog-friendly Hotel: We checked in to Santa Ynez Valley Marriot in Buellton. They had a small

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Road Trip Final Day: Ontario Ridge

This may be the best coastal hike we’ve done so far! You can do this loop either clockwise or counterclockwise. We happened to do it counterclockwise and at the end we were glad we chose to do it this way. If you are like me and have acrophobia, I recommend doing it this way as well. There

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Road Trip Day 2: Pet-friendly SLO

This is a sequel to my previous entry Road Trip – Spring Edition.  Next Stop: Lunch at Santa Barbara 5 things you should know before going to a restaurant with your pup if you desire an enjoyable dining experience: Check on Yelp (or other website you rely on) ahead to make sure the restaurant outdoor patio is

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