Make the most of your summer weekends with these quick beach escapes.
Santa Cruz Travel Guide
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Visit these thriving college towns for a crash course in live music, craft beer, art, and history.
With boardwalk rides, historic mansions, and homemade fudge, the best seaside towns offer charms that stretch beyond the sand.
A hotel on the sand is bliss—and even more so when it’s a steal.
These uncrowded and unpretentious beach towns, from Florida to Hawaii, promise fun that's (could it be?) actually affordable.
Restaurants in Santa Cruz
For dinner, head to the nearby Asador del Valle, a rustic restaurant where three chef brothers roast Patagonia lamb whole on the spit.