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    • Lone Pine Cemetery

      Lone Pine Apr 24, 2015 at 10:00 AM

      Is there a cemetery in Lone Pine named just that? Or around town?

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    • Scuba Diving & Snorkeling

      Newport Beach Apr 12, 2015 at 7:44 PM

      Is there any place to do these activities?

       

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    • Scuba Diving or Snorkeling

      Huntington Beach Apr 12, 2015 at 7:39 PM

      Is there any place to be able to do these activities??

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      Last minute need for transport to Six Flags

      Ventura Apr 28, 2015 at 8:30 PM

      My son is in Ventura and has chance to meet friends at Six Flags weds 29th Apr but no transport. Long shot but does anyone have Any suggestions ?

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    • looking for roadtrip travel buddies in California in May 2015

      Los Angeles Apr 25, 2015 at 1:23 PM

      Hi I am looking for roadtrip travel buddies in California in May 2015.
      It will be 20 or above days roadtrip!
      Maybe go to Seattle or Vancouver later.
      Are you interested joking the whole or part of the trip? Let's travel on the road!

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    • 6 Day near San Fransisco

      San Francisco Apr 18, 2015 at 5:19 AM

      Anniversary with my Wife. Sat 5/16-Fri 5/22. Planning to fly to SF Go down coast to Big Sur stay a few days go up to Wine Country and last day in SF.

      We are very active and love the outdoors, but are happy to do some relaxing things as well.

      1) Is Big Sur the best bet to go down to? Any other place to stay or stop at?
      2) Suggestions for Wine Country? No idea of where to stay or go
      3) Stop at Muir Woods on the way to SF?

      Any other ideas or suggestions are appreciated.

      Thanks

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    • 4 day itenary

      Death Valley National Park Apr 13, 2015 at 7:39 AM

      We are driving with 2 kids (15 & 11 yrs) from Vegas on Thursday in the month of July. We plan to reach DV and enjoy the park that day spend the night there and then next day by noon drive to Yosemite. Reach Yosemite on Friday by evening and then enjoy the park next day on Saturday. Should we stay in Yosemite on Sunday as well or go to Lake Tahoe and then reach SFO on Monday?

      We are not interested in Hiking/Trails… See some good spots and move on..

      Where should we enter the park in DV and what should be our exit from DV and night stay? Any scenic drive to reach Yosemite? From where should we enter Yosemite? Where should we stay in Yosemite? From which point should we get out as faster route? Should we consider Lake Tahoe? Monday and Tuesday we want to enjoy SFO and then move further...

       

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    • Driving by Death Valley

      Death Valley National Park Apr 11, 2015 at 4:56 AM

      Hi Travelers,
      My name is James & I will be driving from Vegas to Death Valley on Sunday the 3rd of May. I would love to stargaze but I wouldn't want to set up camp for a night. Our next destination after Death Valley would be Yosemite. What is the best option available?
      Thanks in advance for your help
      Cheers,
      James

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    • 1) Using a GPS in a car 2) using a phone cheaply to phone folk in California & back in England

      California 19 hours ago

      Fellow travellers, (1) Hiring a car for 21 days, what would a cheap GPS device cost to buy in a store? (2) I'll be in California one month, could you recommend a cheap cellphone & network? Have a great May :)

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    • LAX Terminal transfer

      Los Angeles Apr 12, 2015 at 3:58 PM

      I am an Australian citizen travelling from YVR to LAX to connect to a United flight to MEL. Inbound flight is by Air Canada to terminal 2 outbound flight is by UAL from terminal 7. Q will I have to clear custom & Immigration & collect my luggage before I then make my way to UAL terminal. Q What would be the quickest way to get from term 2 to term 7 ? Many thanks for any assistance offered.

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    • Hiking in April

      Mammoth Lakes Apr 9, 2015 at 4:47 PM

      What is hiking like right now?

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    • TRAVEL DESTINATION

      Los Angeles Apr 10, 2015 at 6:02 PM

      Hi everyone! I have a question...What was the top travel destination for the Americans in 2014? Thank you...:)

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    • Elf houses???

      Solvang Apr 21, 2015 at 9:30 AM

      I was curious to see what the small houses were hanging on certain buildings around Solvang. I heard they were elf houses, but I didn't get too much more info about that. I wanted to know more about the culture and history of those houses. Any information is great. Thanks.

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    • Where to shoot milky way pictures near Lake Tahoe?

      South Lake Tahoe Apr 13, 2015 at 5:06 PM

      Hello,

      We are traveling to South Lake Tahoe this weekend. Does anyone have any recommendation for a good spot to shoot Milky Way pictures? A location with nice foreground would be a nice addition.

      I found this video on youtube - youtube.com/watch?v=FaggfsUd...
      Anyone know the location from which it was shot?

      Thanks in advance!

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      Lax - Rentals -

      Redondo Beach Apr 9, 2015 at 5:52 AM

      Good morning all, any idea about renting a car from LAX. Saw all the major companies but wanted to know if the budget friendly companies provided shuttles. How is the area in Redondo Beach? Staying at Crowne Plaza, looks more like a marina than actual beachfront hotel. Thanks!

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    • Travel Money Mix for 40 days in California

      Los Angeles Apr 11, 2015 at 10:39 AM

      I'm planning to travel to state of California/Nevada for 40 days this early summer , visiting 5 cities by car, coming from Bahrain. We're a family of 2 adults and 2 children. My question is about what form of money in what ratio should I best take with me.
      I'm paying for major expenses using credit card. My 4 credit cards can easily cover the entire budget, and it's important for me to carry exactly enough cash for the everyday expenses to avoid drawing cash and save unnecessary cost exchange rates.
      Any suggestions or ideas you can help me with? Thanks in advanced.

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      What to do for a quick trip

      Monterey Apr 7, 2015 at 11:50 AM

      For my father's 78th birthday in May, I'm planning a trip to Monterey for us and his almost 6 YO great grandson. I'd like to take them on a whale watching trip and take a drive down to Big Sur. A long hike is out of the question, of course, but I've seen some short ones (around a mile) that will work for us. Our flt will arrive Monday morning in San Jose. Our whale watching will be over by 1 or 2 on Tues. Do you think it would be better to make the drive to Big Sur Monday afternoon or will Tuesday work? Any other suggestions of fun/interesting things that we can fill the day with? Both are interested in animals and nature. Our hotel is in Monterey.

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    • 6 days from SFO to LA

      San Francisco Apr 16, 2015 at 9:47 AM

      We are visiting SFO in July with 2 kids (11 & 15). Driving a car already from Yosemite. Can you suggest how we could spend the days in SFO and LA? Want to drive the scenic route also? Not sure how long that will take? Should we spend 2 days in SFO and then 1 night stopover on the way and then 2 days LA?

      We also want to cover Monterey/Cambria/Solvang – Santa Barbara/Pebble Beach/Big Sur coastline/spot sea lions lounging on the beach./Santa Ynez Valley

      So basically we will have 6 days in hand do sightseeing in SFO and also LA. Not interested in Parks/hiking..

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    • Drive from Las Vegas

      Yosemite National Park Apr 13, 2015 at 5:26 AM

      In July we are driving from Las Vegas to Death Valley - Yosemite - SFO
      Can you please suggest me a route? We plan to enter DV on Thursday Morning leave from DV on Friday around 11 AM and drive to Yosemite, stay there overnight and spend the entire next day in Yosemite and leave from there on Sun morning and reach SFO. We have 2 kids 15 & 11. we can enter DV from Furnace Creek visitor center, but that night where could we stay in DV that way we can get out easily in the morning to Yosemite? Also in Yosemite where should we enter from? Where could we stay at night so that its easier to get out to SFO? Also do u think we could go to Lake Tahoe instead of spending 2 days in Yosemite?

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    • what todo today

      by traceylynne Online Now Jun 28, 2014 at 12:13 PM

      is there any events today in santa cruz?

      1 Answer Jun 28, 2014 at 2:34 PM
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      the size of lighthouse field

      by DrCrow Online Now Apr 26, 2014 at 8:38 PM

      What is the land area of lighthouse field, in acres?

      3 Answers Apr 28, 2014 at 12:30 PM
    • Question on location

      by Susanalley Online Now Dec 29, 2013 at 12:44 PM

      Where is the best place for a couple in their early 30s who are both in the restaurant industry to relocate to on a budget.

      6 Answers Dec 30, 2013 at 8:17 PM
    • Neighborhood recommendations

      by seagull10000 Online Now Oct 22, 2013 at 9:09 PM

      Hello, I'm wondering what you can tell me about living in the Seabright, Live Oak, and Pleasure Point neighborhoods? I'm a student on a budget, and I'd like to be in as "walkable" an area as possible. Thank you!!

      1 Answer Oct 22, 2013 at 9:27 PM
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      Looking for an apartment in or near Santa Cruz, California

      by Beausoleil Online Now May 19, 2011 at 3:51 PM

      Our daughter is looking for an apartment in or near Santa Cruz, California for about 3 months this summer. Ideally, the rent should be less than1200 US dollars a month. (Yes, I realize it's the coast.) She doesn't need a sea view or even to be near the tourist areas; she's working there.

      Any suggestions, especially with web sites or phone numbers, would be deeply appreciated. Thank you.

      3 Answers May 19, 2011 at 11:02 PM
    • Internet Cafe with view of beach, or ocean, or lake, river etc.

      by RJADVENTURER Online Now Aug 8, 2010 at 5:04 PM

      hi everyone. I live in San Jose, CA. Does anyone know of any internet cafes, (Starbucks, Peets, any chain or independently-owned)that have views of the ocean, beach, river, lakes, or any body of water, Santa Cruz CA, or Capitola, or Half Moon Bay, or San Francisco, or anywhere in the Bay Area ?

      Basically, where can a person do some work on the internet, job hunt etc, while being able to look up and look out the window to see ocean, beach etc.? (or other alternate relaxing views of the woods, mountains, etc.)

      any and all feedback is most appreciated.

      thanks

      1 Answer Aug 9, 2010 at 6:28 AM
    • Flowers For Sale?

      by prattb1 Online Now Nov 25, 2009 at 8:39 AM

      I live in Santa Cruz and I was wondering if Wilder Ranch sells flowers there?
      If so, what are the directions to where I can buy the flowers?

      Thanks,

      4 Answers Nov 29, 2009 at 7:07 PM
    • Revisiting Santa Cruz

      by futuremotion Online Now Jul 20, 2009 at 6:30 PM

      I have been to Santa Cruz in the past--a couple months ago actually--and while I really enjoyed myself I want to embark on my next visit a little bit more well-prepared. I'm a photographer, and the current theme I am interested in revolves around capturing lesser-known about / forgotten spaces. I don't specifically know what to describe what I'm looking for beyond "unconventional". If you know of any extremely unique or interesting attractions that gravitate far away from tourism, I'd love to know about them.

      Thanks!
      J

      2 Answers Jul 21, 2009 at 5:10 AM
    • A Quick Day Trip

      by AndreaKalbfleisch Online Now Apr 19, 2008 at 9:31 AM

      Hi All,

      Three of us girls have a day to enjoy Santa Cruz on a spontaneous idea. We will be driving down the coast to get there on Hwy 1. We're leaving from just south of San Francisco.
      Anyone have any ideas of must see and do activities? We're driving down today and it is quite windy but we'd like some fun things to do - great shopping, dining, etc. How about on the drive down. We are open to all ideas. We have money and would pay reasonably for great sites, experiences.
      As always, your advise is most welcome.

      Andrea

      2 Answers May 8, 2008 at 10:47 PM
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      What is your favourite restaurant

      by topgunn Online Now Apr 8, 2008 at 2:38 PM

      We are spending a week in the Carmel/Monterey area and have allocated a day in Santa Cruz to see the boardwalk and other local attractions. If you were asked to nominate your favourite restaurant for us to eat at, where would you recommend. Cheers Matt

      5 Answers Jul 28, 2010 at 12:31 AM
    • Motels in Santa Cruz

      by loej33 Online Now Mar 8, 2008 at 1:19 PM

      We will be arriving in Santa Cruz for the first time in April. Can anyone recommend a hotel. I do not know of any attractions etc. to be close to, except the boardwalk, is that worth seeing? What is Mystery Spot? Thanks for your help.

      1 Answer Mar 8, 2008 at 7:28 PM
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      cheap or free things to during a daytrip to santa cruz?

      by sheisaeval Online Now Feb 19, 2008 at 11:46 PM

      Well, next month we'll be taking a daytrip from Fremont to Santa Cruz.

      We are looking for free or cheap uniquely Santa Cruz things to do. Some things we are thinking about are the boardwalk, mystery spot, natural bridge state park, saturn cafe. Any other suggestions?


      Also, for the boardwalk and some state parks, is there any free/cheap parking anywhere? Or even a free parking place and then take the bus to the boardwalk/beach? The boardwalk website said parking was10, and that is a bit pricy.

      4 Answers Feb 23, 2008 at 11:13 PM
    • Who runs the best surf school in Santa Cruz?

      by jgw899 Online Now Oct 10, 2007 at 2:01 PM

      Does anybody out there know of a surf school in Santa Cruz with a knowledgeable instructor, preferably a professional surfer that's willing to teach beginners???

      2 Answers Oct 12, 2007 at 9:15 AM
    • Nina

      by Yasaman Online Now Jul 29, 2007 at 8:58 PM

      Years ago I went to a restuarant which served international food, Thai, Indian, Persian, etc. It was located at a corner where the streed forked. It has been 10 years since I've been there and can't remember the name nor the location. Does this sound familiar and does anyone know where the restuarant is in Santa Cruz?

      Thanks,

      1 Answer May 15, 2008 at 5:50 PM
    • Highway 1 between Pacific and Santa Cruz.

      by Tenn4ever Online Now Apr 4, 2007 at 8:14 PM

      We're visiting SF in early June. How heavily traveled is Highway 1 between Pacifica and Santa Cruz? Are there particular times to avoid? Also, along a different line, is the Big Basin Redwood State Park worth visiting for the Redwoods? Thank you.

      3 Answers Apr 5, 2007 at 7:57 AM
    • UC Santa Cruz

      by lloren Online Now Mar 3, 2007 at 3:06 PM

      I am a junior in high school, and looking for places in and around UC Santa Cruz to get a feel for what campus life would be like if I went there. I'll be visiting 3/4 - 3/6. Interesting spots on campus, cafes to visit, etc. Thanks!

      3 Answers Mar 3, 2007 at 7:49 PM
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      Massage school(s) in SC

      by dogsky Online Now Dec 4, 2006 at 6:22 AM

      Hello, good people of Santa Cruz,

      I'm considering moving back and going to massage school. The only school I know of is Twin Lakes College, but so far they haven't responded to my emails. Maybe this says something about the school, but it's also possible they have a good reason. I hope someone here knows about the school or has some experience with the massage program there and can share their thoughts. Also, if there's some other massage school I haven't heard about, please let me know! I'm kind of surprised Santa Cruz doesnt have a really well-known massage school, seems like it should.

      Peace~

      Anton

      1 Answer Jan 18, 2007 at 7:38 PM
    • WINTER VISIT

      by nashcots Online Now Sep 10, 2006 at 3:37 AM

      We are visiting California, San Jose, in November this year but would prefer to see the coastline-we have been looking at Santa Cruz as a possible place to stay-I would prefer something small, not too expensive? Any suggestions? Also, what is the weather like? Will we need VERY heavy clothing. We live in London, so November in London is very cold and wet - will it be better in California??
      Thanks

      4 Answers Sep 26, 2006 at 8:15 AM
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      Hikes and restaurants

      by karenincalifornia Online Now Jul 6, 2006 at 8:23 AM

      We're planning a weekend getaway in the Santa Cruz mountains in September. Where are the best hikes? Anybody have recommendations for romantic restaurants in the mountains or in Santa Cruz?

      Karen

      15 Answers Dec 11, 2007 at 12:12 PM
    • For Santa Cruz locals

      by Joker320 Online Now Jun 4, 2006 at 11:17 PM

      Im intrigued by Santa cruz and i have a few questions...

      - What is the weather like year round? Is santa cruz considred the "sunny" area of the region?

      - Is the nightlife entertaining? Santa cruz seems to be so much more interesting that boring silicon valley.

      -What is the dating scene like? Silicon valley can be hell in the dating world from what ive read, but Santa cruz seems to be its own world(and far enough away) and im pretty sure they have an even ratio of males to females, and when i visited there seemed to be plenty of cute girls.

      2 Answers Dec 4, 2006 at 6:26 AM