Santa Cruz, CA

Sun-soaked beaches, thick redwood forests and lakes create an resort-like feel in Santa Cruz, one of the surfing capitals of the world. While surfing, sailing, paddle boarding and whale watching are among the favorite things to do in Santa Cruz, the city offers residents many more entertainment options. Performance venues and restaurants fill up quickly on weekends. The city’s colorful architecture blends nicely with parks and walking trails.


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