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September, 2018
top 10 things to do in Cambria

Top 10 Things to do in Cambria this Fall

Many people flock to Cambria in the summer months for its seaside activities and picture-perfect weather. But don’t discount a visit during the cooler fall months! Autumn is a wonderful time to take advantage of all there is to, exploring natural wonders, wine tasting and shopping. Our guide to the top 10 things to do in Cambria is sure to keep you entertained, whether you come to the coast for a weekend or a couple of weeks. Explore the Beach. Moonstone Beach, located directly across from the Cambria Inns Collection, provides the perfect setting for an afternoon of beachcombing. Take […]
May, 2017
moonstone beach family

Family Summer Fun

Of course, nothing beats playing at the beach and the San Simeon State Park has a lovely cove where you can enjoy the water with shelter from the winds. There may be an occasional elephant seal on the beach, so be careful to always keep your distance! If you really want to see the elephant seals, a short drive north to the official rookery is an amazing look at the life of these interesting behemoths. Their size alone is impressive but their seasonal community allows us to watch all of the cycles of life from mating to birth and then […]
June, 2016
downtown cambria

Unique Shopping in Cambria

Nature enthusiasts will bliss out in our garden stores as our perfectly mild weather allows many exotic plants to thrive in our mild Mediterranean climate. From exotic plants to gemstones in their natural state or polished into fine jewelry, the earth’s bounty shines in Cambria. In the East Village, Burton Drive is home to several local jewelers as well as a shop featuring rocks and minerals as they are found. The garden shops offer an array of rare and interesting exotics as well as creative ways to display them. Your personal treasure hunt is to find the elusive moonstones for […]
November, 2015
downtown cambria

Holiday Shopping in Cambria

With the holiday season quickly approaching, many are scrambling to find the perfect gifts for everyone on their list. Why stress, when you can turn your holiday shopping experience into a vacation to Central Coast paradise? Cambria offers a great variety of shops to find local, unique gifts while enjoying all the area has to offer. It is the off-season for tourists, so you’re sure to beat the crowds and always find a parking spot. There are no chain stores in Cambria, so shopping downtown will assure you’ll find one-of-a-kind, hand-crafted gifts while also supporting the local economy. With the lights […]