Category: travel

  • Beach Breaks More Popular Than Visits With Family Says ‘Flip Flop Report’

    Beach Breaks More Popular Than Visits With Family Says ‘Flip Flop Report’

    The Expedia 2013 “Flip Flop Report” examined beachgoer behavior worldwide and asked consumers for their opinions on a wide range of beach-related questions, including their comfort with nudity, fear of sharks and tolerance of bathing suits such as the “Speedo.” Nearly half of all respondents worldwide (46%) took a beach vacation in the past twelve […]

  • Last-Minute Road Trip: Our Central Coast Itinerary

    Last-Minute Road Trip: Our Central Coast Itinerary

    After five days on the road driving around California’s Central Coast in a rented RV, we headed home. As we left the Pacific Coast Highway, trading ocean views for rush hour traffic, we realized that our return was bittersweet. I would miss the refreshing breezes California coastal cities such as San Simeon, Cambria and San […]

  • Last-Minute Road Trip: Cambria

    Last-Minute Road Trip: Cambria

    This was our view this morning. We headed up to Cambria, Calif. Tonight, we are camping in San Simeon where we were lucky enough to get a spot. Sometimes, last minute pays off.

  • Last-Minute Road Trip: Avila Beach

    Last-Minute Road Trip: Avila Beach

    This was my view this morning. We woke up in Avila Beach, Calif., and scored all-day parking on the beach from 6 am until 2 am for free. Fourth of July fireworks are visible from Pismo Beach and we are sandwiched between the marina and the town, which are both within walking distance. It couldn’t […]

  • Last-Minute Road Trip

    Last-Minute Road Trip

    This will be our new home for the next five days. We have decided to rent a motor home and camp along the central coast of California for the next five days. Two families, two kids, one baby and four adults, will one RV be enough? Will we find anywhere to stay? Stay tuned for […]