Category: Central Coast CA Attractions

Wildflowers on HWY 46

Many of our guests are driving to the El Colibri Hotel and Spa from the California’s central valley. Along this drive you will be treated to wildflowers on Hwy 46.  While the eastern section of Hwy 46 is perhaps one of the driest areas around, come spring the land becomes littered with wild flowers. The… Read more »

Vintage Paso: Zinfandel

Calling all Zin lovers out there to “Vintage Paso:Zinfandel”. Paso Robles’ own heritage grape is Zinfandel – and what better way to celebrate this heritage than by a festival? Over 140 wineries are offering some fun tasting or activity to celebrate this wonderful wine. There are wine and chocolate pairings, winemaker dinners, vineyard tours, barbecues,… Read more »

Hearst Castle Upstairs Rooms Tour

Have you visited Hearst Castle Lately? Have you ever experienced the Hearst Castle upstairs rooms tour? On this tour you will wind your way up spiral staircases to the upper floors of this remarkable architectural wonder to discover its most private rooms, including William Randolf Hearst’s personal quarters known as the Gothic Suite, and sumptuous bedrooms… Read more »

Hearst Castle Grand Rooms Tour

A trip to the Central Coast is not complete without partaking of Hearst Castle: Consider a Hearst Castle Grand Rooms Tour! Every evening, W. R. Hearst’s guests gathered in the splendid social rooms on the ground floor of Casa Grande—his formal name for the main house. Follow in their footsteps as you travel back in… Read more »

Visit Hearst Castle

A trip to the area is incomplete without a visit to Hearst Castle! Long considered the gem of the Central Coast, Hearst Castle sits high above the ocean on “la cuesta encantada” (the enchanted hill.) Surrounded by acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, you’ll find the historic Hearst residence is very much a Castle. The main… Read more »