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Oct 06, 2022

10 Motorcycle Routes That Belong on Every Rider's Bucket List

The open road is a motorcyclist's dream, a pursuit of ideals, and a motivation to manifest destiny. The debate for the perfect ride has gone on for decades, bringing riders to new locations to test their skills on a new set of twisties. This pursuit in the ecosystem has pushed areas to the forefront, landmarks of the sport. Here are the most iconic and exciting roads you must ride before leaving this Earth.

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Oct 06, 2022

The 40 Top Restaurants Along The Pacific Coast Highway Read More: https://www.tastingtable.com/1039726/the-top-restaurants-along-the-pacific-coast-highway/?utm_campaign=clip

No road trip would be complete (or half as fun) without stopping along the way for tasty snacks and decadent feasts. Luckily, scores of hungry travelers have paved the way and created a market for restaurants to pop up in even the most far-flung stretches of the PCH. Whether you find yourself in the buzzy metropolis of Los Angeles, the quiet mountain hideaway of Elk, or a sun-soaked surf town in between, there's bound to be a restaurant nearby that's worth a stop.

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Oct 01, 2022

Only a 5-hour drive from Camarillo, Big Sur is in must-see category

Big Sur. So, Is it a Big Deal?

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Sep 26, 2022

California Living and Eating

California Living and Eating by Eleanor Maidment is a handsome coffee table book celebrating the food and lifestyle of the Golden State with 80 tasty recipes.

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Sep 21, 2022

Rejuvenate At These 10 Unique California Spa & Wellness Resorts

Relax in Napa Valley Wine Country or rejuvenate by the California coast. Travelers seeking a spa retreat in California should check these out!

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Sep 14, 2022

Majestic American Road Trips to Plan this Fall

There’s no better time than the fall to embark on the great American road trip. Here, six iconic routes coast to coast—some of winding mountain passes, others with wide-open stretches through the desert expanse—where you can witness some of the most scenic corridors of the U.S. through your car window.

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Sep 12, 2022

Malibu Cars and Coffee

Malibu Cars And Coffee events are at the intersection of Pacific Coast Highway and Malibu Canyon Road sits Malibu Bluffs Park.

And twice a month one of the coolest cars and coffee events in Southern California takes place.

Because the setting alone is breathtaking. So, amazing cars showing up is nearly secondary to the venue itself.

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Sep 07, 2022

California vows to ban gas-fueled cars. But its record on big climate promises is mixed

It was the sort of bold, climate-focused initiative that California has developed a reputation for — an effective ban on the sale of new gasoline-powered cars by 2035.

But last month’s historic vote by the California Air Resources Board follows a number of sweeping state environmental actions that have met with varying degrees of success.

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Sep 07, 2022

How to Spend a Perfect Day in the Beachfront Town of Pacifica

Tucked between San Francisco and Half Moon Bay, there’s more to this picturesque beach town than that famous Taco Bell.

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Sep 06, 2022

Some LA County beaches closed after reaching capacity

If you're looking to cool down amid the California heat wave, make sure to double-check the beach you're headed to is open.

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Sep 06, 2022

20 THINGS TO DO IN HALF MOON BAY

On a stunning but small stretch of coastline midway between the famous cities of San Francisco and San Jose, you’ll find the city of Half Moon Bay. Although visitors often pass by or through it on a trip down the Pacific Coast Highway, it is more than worth your time to stop here for a few days to fully explore the area.

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Sep 01, 2022

San Diego Museum of Art

The San Diego Museum of Art is in Balboa Park, San Diego, and is the oldest and biggest art museum in the city with a fine collection of Spanish art.

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Aug 26, 2022

California Coast Charging Stations

California coast charging stations are so numerous that the Pacific Coast Highway is one of the best US road trips to drive in an electric vehicle or EV.

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Aug 26, 2022

On the road in America: Taking the best road trip in the world

I was in California and news was just out: US has the best road trip of all scenic routes in the world: Big Sur, California.

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Aug 26, 2022

The most scenic bridges to drive across in the US

Bixby Bridge along the Pacific Coast Highway is an iconic lookout point.

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Aug 25, 2022

This Iconic Stretch of California Coast Is One of the Most Scenic in the Country — Here's How to Plan the Perfect Trip

Big Sur may be a stretch of highway, but there are plenty of sights worth pulling over for.

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Aug 25, 2022

The 12 Best California Road Trips (and Where to Stay for the Greatest Escape)

Want a magical vacay that’s just as flexible as it is dependably enjoyable? Hit the road, West-Coast style, for one of the 12 best California road trips from the Northern California’s misty vistas to the wildflower profusion of Southern California.

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Aug 25, 2022

5 Greatest Driving Roads In The World For A Grand Tour Enthusiast

There are three things that are involved in a Grand Tour that make these travels some of the greatest moments of our lives. First, it’s the company – friends make or break a road trip. Second, it’s the cars. They’re very important, and we can help you there. Third is, of course, the places.

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Aug 17, 2022

Hearst Castle Julia Morgan Tour

Hearst Castle’s new Julia Morgan Tour is limited to eight people and takes you behind the scenes to parts of Hearst Castle rarely seen by the public.

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Aug 17, 2022

This Restored Malibu Hotel Offers a Vintage Boutique Getaway

Bob Dylan’s erstwhile home reopens on California’s Pacific Coast.

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Aug 17, 2022

California coastal destination is most popular road trip in the world, insurance study says Read more at: https://www.fresnobee.com/news/california/article264562821.html#storylink=cpy

The United States has some of the most popular road trip destinations in the world, according to a social media study, with one California coastal spot landing the top spot. Motorcycle Insurance, a company in the United Kingdom, looked into the most popular road trip routes across the globe. It created the ranking based on data from Instagram hashtags, global average monthly Google searches and TikTok views. The data collected was from July 2022 and 28 road trip routes were analyzed for the study. The iconic Big Sur, a stretch along the Pacific Coast Highway and Santa Lucia Mountains, landed on the top 10 list

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Aug 17, 2022

Latest high-dollar and celebrity real estate transactions in Malibu

Family trust of ‘Pink Panther’ composer Henry Mancini lists longtime home for $13 million

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Aug 17, 2022

GM to Double Super Cruise Road Network

General Motors announced Super Cruise, the industry’s first true hands-free driver assistance technology, will soon be expanded so it works on even more roads, giving customers greater accessibility to hands-free driving.

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Aug 07, 2022

This Coastal Waterfall Is One of California's Hidden Treasures — and It Runs Right Into the Pacific Ocean

The half-mile round-trip trail in Big Sur, California, opens up to a stunning viewpoint of 80-foot-high McWay Falls and a pristine beach.

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Aug 07, 2022

GM Will Make it Easier to "Get Your Kicks on Route 66"

GM plans to double the Super Cruise network of roads. Drivers who have Super Cruise will soon be able to go "hands-free" on parts of the iconic Route 66 and other key highways.

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Recent Articles

  1. 10 Motorcycle Routes That Belong on Every Rider's Bucket List

    Oct 06, 22 03:19 AM

    The open road is a motorcyclist's dream, a pursuit of ideals, and a motivation to manifest destiny. The debate for the perfect ride has gone on for decades, bringing riders to new locations to test th…

    Read More

  2. The 40 Top Restaurants Along The Pacific Coast Highway Read More: https://www.tastingtable.com/1039726/the-top-restaurants-along-the-pacific-coast-highway/?utm_campaign=clip

    Oct 06, 22 03:19 AM

    No road trip would be complete (or half as fun) without stopping along the way for tasty snacks and decadent feasts. Luckily, scores of hungry travelers have paved the way and created a market for res…

    Read More

  3. Only a 5-hour drive from Camarillo, Big Sur is in must-see category

    Oct 01, 22 05:46 AM

    Big Sur. So, Is it a Big Deal?

    Read More