More and more we hear not only about the fabulous wines of the Central Coast, but the CUISINE of the Central Coast! And when you think about it, it makes perfect sense.
I mean great wines inspire great food. Considering such, this post is most timely, as it's "Restaurant Month" here in SLOread on
Jan 12, 2011
Giving our Cambria fans plenty of notice... Cambria's Annual Wine and Art Festival is scheduled for January 28, 29, 30th - a perfect weekend to escape the mundane and jump into a weekend of wine, art, nature and relaxation.
The town has events scheduled all three days, and is bringing in over 30read on
Jan 07, 2011
It's a great day for a hike and whale watching. The sun is out and the temperature perfect for a brisk walk on the beach. If you're lucky, you may just see one (or several) of the California Grey Whales as they make their migration south from Alaska to Baja California.
Friends were outread on
Jan 07, 2011
Give Yourself a Break - Join us for an Evening with Jill Knight
This Friday January 7, from 6-9 p.m. the hotel El Colibri will be graced by a performance by Jill Knight. I happened to stop in at the wine bar last week and was happily impressed to see the sublime energy undulating through theread on
Jan 05, 2011
Ah, the holidays are past (thank-you!) and now we can get on with the new year. The El Colibri Hotel has a wonderful lineup of musicans visiting the hotel on weekends. JOIN US! Not a demand, just a (secret) that not many know about.
Looking for a weekend of plush, splendor, and a certain return toread on
Dec 28, 2010
Come One, Come All .... for a Nice Day of Arts
All of San Luis Obispo is filled with artists. Cambria especially, but we have artists throughout the County who are truly talented in their respective medium. If you've had it with the wine tasting, beach walking, and epicurean delights... head onread on
Dec 27, 2010
Last Week of the Year 2010: It's a Musical Mecca at El Colibri Hotel and Spa!
WOW... Let's move in and stay for the week, because the hotel has a 'never before' 4 contiguous nights of live music!
The run starts on Wednesday night, December 29th with Jill Knight (awesome, soulful, moody vocals),read on
Dec 17, 2010
We have a storm coming into the area and one of my favorite things to do is walk a stormy beach. Cambria beaches are perfect. I love that feeling of the wind whipping my hair, splashing my face with rain and saltwater, and watching the waves rise in towers of immense blue crushing power.
Dec 13, 2010
Hearst Castle is a landmark that everyone needs to see and understand. The Hearst Legacy is generational. The Castle is glorious and gives us a glimpse of the glamour and splendor of the early part of the 20th Century.
The history and tales of Hearst and his trysts make the story all theread on
Dec 09, 2010
Mike Swan is one of our favorite musicians at the Colibri Bar, because (frankly) he's one of yours! Mike is the consummate professional: over 20 years in the business, 'retiring' to the central coast from New York City just a few short years ago.
Mike's audience appeal is due largely to hisread on