Posts By: Laura Gurreau

Massage at El Colibri Hotel

Enjoy a massage at El Colibri Hotel! Yes, we know they feel great, but are there other benefits to a massage? According to, there are many reasons to enjoy a massage: “The Benefits Of Massage What exactly are the benefits of receiving massage or bodywork treatments? Useful for all of the conditions listed below… Read more »

Walking Moonstone Beach

Walking Moonstone Beach. The weather has been beautiful on the beach – scattered white fluffy clouds with a deep blue sky. More days than not a gentle wind wafts along the walkway overlooking Moonstone Beach. If you like to snuggle your toes in the sand then take the stairs down the the sand, if not… Read more »

Visit Nitt Witt Ridge

Visit Nitt Witt Ridge! What is Nitt Witt Ridge? It’s historical landmark sign reads as follow: “Nitt Witt Ridge, one of California’s remarkable twentieth-century folk-art environments, is the creation of Arthur Harold Beal (Der Tinkerpaw, or Capt. Nitt Witt), a Cambria Pines pioneer who sculpted the land using hand tools and indigenous materials, inventiveness and… Read more »

Enjoy a Perfect Burger at Sebastian’s

Enjoy a perfect burger at Sebastian’s in San Simeon. There is such a thing as a “perfect burger”. It starts with the best hamburger available, in this case Hearst Ranch beef. Add to that smokey bacon, fresh avocados from Morro Bay and home-baked bread and you’ve got a great start! We found Sebastian’s after a… Read more »

Discover Centrally Grown in Cambria, California

Discover Centrally Grown in Cambria, California. One of our favorite restaurants, “The Hamlet” has been sold and is now operating as Centrally Grown. The new owners have brought a welcome addition for ‘things to do’ in the Cambria area by offering a multi-use property for tourists and locals alike. You’ll find a cafe and bar,… Read more »

A Day at San Simeon Beach

A Day at San Simeon Beach Just a scant 7 miles from the El Colibri Hotel and Spa, we invite you to spend a day at San Simeon beach. The beach is located directly down the hill from Hearst Castle, across the Hwy. 1 entrance to¬†Hearst Castle. In addition to a pier, sandy beaches and… Read more »

California Mid-State Fair

Come and visit for the California Mid-State Fair! The Mid-State Fair, located in Paso Robles, California offers a flurry of activities during its ¬†12 day run from July 22, 2015 to August 2, 2015. On the docket are equestrian and livestock shows, musical and other performances, displays of agricultural, fine arts, flowers, home and industrial… Read more »

Willie Nelson in Concert!

No denying Willie Nelson has been around for a long time … and has collected an assortment of fans who enjoy his music. If you are one of these folks, then mark your calendar for July 21, 2015 to see Willie Nelson in concert!. According to his biography:   “Willie Nelson is one of the… Read more »