Cannabis Experiences Bloom on the Central Coast
By Barbara Verde
Cannabis is stepping out in high style on the Central Coast After years of enjoying voter-approved recreational consumption status or 21+ adults, upscale cannabis experiences are beginning to beckon in a region already known for fine wine-making and phenomenal foodie delights. Some might say the Central Coast is the perfect place for cannabis tourism to bloom.Read More
Life’s a Beach
Beach life is the best life. Especially on a warm summer evening.
From the dramatic outcroppings of Shell Beach to the watersports haven of Surfer’s Point, our sun-drenched Central Coast offers some of the best stretches of beach in California.
Let photographer Chris Meugniot inspire your next visit with these knock-out images.Read More
Karen Bezuidenhout : When South Africa meets Santa Barbara
Painter-muralist brings the moods of Africa to the Central Coast
By Amelia Rose Simpson
Photos by Mariana Schulze
Artist Karen Bezuidenhout can’t remember life without horses. “They were always there. One of my first memories of pain was from a horse stepping on my bare foot when I was five,” Karen joked. Born at a racehorse farm outside of Cape Town in South Africa, Karen grew up riding. “My sister and I would have crazy adventures on our Welsh ponies, falling off and racing around. My sister, who still lives in South Africa, is also a horse fanatic. She’s a huge influence in my life.”Read More