Centerpiece of a necklace of beach towns, parks, stops, views on the Pacific Ocean in central California.
midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco

Happily slough off sophistication and go back to simpler times and simpler pleasures.
Classic California

Our experience.

About Jun03


Pismo Beach is Classic California With a relaxed atmosphere and friendly attitude, Pismo Beach reminds us of California beach communities from long ago. Here, you’ll find a great place to relax and have fun. Pismo Beach offers small-town charm, great weather, clean air, friendly locals and...

Day 1 Jun30

Day 1

147 miles 12:30 pm arrive Pismo Beach, check in SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel The drive from the south, mostly inland, reveals blue Pacific only in mini segments until we reach the beach cities. In all there are five, delightful little cities clinging to the...

Day 2 Jun29

Day 2

8 am breakfast Shell Cafe Seacrest provides a buffet breakfast for their guests. Nice fresh fruit, breads, eggs, yogurt, cereal, etc. Although early, families and teens are up and digging into the vitals. Looks good but we prefer less frenetics at this time of day, so with...

Day 3 Jun27

Day 3

8 am dip/swim SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel To shake out the cobwebs and get the engines started. 9 am breakfast Shell Cafe The fare goes beyond a standard hotel breakfast. Many choices: fresh fruit (bananas,watermelon, oranges, cherries), choice of  juices, hot or cold cereal,...


To all who helped create this fine experience Fun of Travel  Joseph Cillo Publisher & Editor in Chief  Mary Buttaro Creative & Photo Editor Pismo Beach Conference & Visitors Bureau  Courtney Winters  ...