SLO CAL Brunch Spots You Should Know About

From trendy avocado toast and zesty chilaquiles topped with runny egg, to breakfast salads of kale, local quinoa and pickled beets, brunch has never been better (or bolder) in SLO County. Swap your average mimosa for a bright Edna Valley or Paso Robles rosé, a retro sparkling wine cocktail made with…

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SLO CAL Crafters: Alle Pia

Antonio Varia, chef and owner of Emporio Alle Pia Salami in Atascadero and Buona Tavola Restaurants in Paso Robles and San Luis Obispo has a passion for good food and quality ingredients. With the love for cuisine deep in his family roots, Antonio continued that family tradition with his popular…

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36 Hours of Living Life to the Fullest in SLO CAL

Seize the day? Absolutely. Live your best life with our fun-filled, flavor-forward, no-time-like-the-present itinerary for 36 hours in SLO CAL. There’s a reason “you only live once” became an acronym: it’s true! The sentiment has a way of snapping us back to the present moment, guiding us to savor…

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The Adrenaline Junkie's Guide to SLO CAL

In between shopping and noshing around San Luis Obispo County (SLO CAL), the adventurer inside you may be sniffing around for activities to get your blood pumping. Whether it's your first foray into the world of extreme sports or you're a longtime adrenaline junkie, SLO CAL has a few activities to…

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Choose your own SLO CAL Coastal Adventure

Dive into aquatic action, hiking, sight-seeing and wildlife along Highway 1 In a Pacific state of mind? Whether you choose to spend the bulk of your vacation under the water, on top of the water, or hiking, camping and exploring near the water—SLO CAL has your next coastal adventure on tap. Look no…

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5 Family-Friendly Activities While Camping in SLO CAL

No matter their age, RV Camping in SLO CAL is fun for the entire family. Midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, San Luis Obispo County (SLO CAL), is the perfect destination to escape from the hustle and bustle and reconnect with the family. Check out the top 5 family-friendly activities for…

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SLO CAL Crafters: Root Elixirs

Root Elixirs is a woman-owned, small-batch cocktail mixer company located in San Luis Obispo. Dominique Gonzalez founded Root Elixirs 6 years ago using her extensive background in craft bartending. Dominique’s expertise is in classic cocktails. She spent 13 years bartending in San Francisco and…

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24 Hours in Creston, Shandon and Cholame

Have fun exploring the wild, wild west in this trio of authentic and picturesque ranching towns. Located along the northeastern edge of SLO CAL lie the little towns of Creston, Shandon and Cholame — a land of hay barns and fertile pastures, where cattle graze golden rolling hills reminiscent of a…

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24 Hours in San Simeon and Ragged Point

Natural wonders, wildlife, and art make for a sweet stay in these sister communities by the sea The neighboring communities of Ragged Point and San Simeon are each a study in contrast. They’re rugged as well as refined, otherworldly and yet totally familiar. San Simeon is where wealthy newspaperman…

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