Natural Bridges State Beach tide pools, Santa Cruz, CA This spot is one of my favorite spots in the world; I could spend all day exploring the tide pools here. Not too mention that the beach itself is also great.

While in Santa Cruz, I stopped by Natural Bridges State Beach, which is another one of my favorite spots in the city. I was itching for a hike so I decided to check out the short, one-mile trail the park had. Luckily for me, the park is an excellent location to spot monarch butterflies! The…

Next stop-Santa Cruz. One of my favorite restaurants ever is Saturn Café in Santa Cruz. I first visited this vegetarian restaurant about five years ago and have gone back as many times as possible since then. Saturn Café first opened in Santa Cruz in 1979, and continues to offer up some amazing vegetarian and vegan…

Natural Bridges State Beach in Santa Cruz, CA