Take a break from the ordinary and indulge in tranquil beaches and secluded coves, breathtaking vistas, glittering nightlife and intimate cliffside lodgings. Our definitive guide gives you detailed regional coverage for the perfect getaway. Hit the road : detailed, user-friendly maps cover Highways 1 to 101, and everything in between. Escape the crowds : insider tips from local authors help you make the mQst of the coast's best-keptsecrets.
Dive in : the best places for swimming, snorkeling and diving, plus the top whale-watching spots, campsites and coastal hiking trails. Live it up : decadent spas, superb seaside restaurants, chic LA clubs and top picks for families. Wind down : with in-depth reviews of the toasts test accommodation options, first-rate California dreamin' has never been easier.