Coastal California [Lonely Planet]

Coastal California [Lonely Planet]

Coastal California [Lonely Planet] by Alison Bing, Sam Benson
Lonely Planet | 2012 | ISBN: 1741799813 | EPUB | 512 pages | 46.22MB

“From towering coast redwoods in foggy Northern California to the perfectly sun-kissed surf beaches of Southern California, these 1100 miles of Pacific Coast are a knock-out beauty.” – Sara Benson, Lonely Planet Writer

The ultimate, most comprehensive guide to travelling in Coastal California includes up-to-date reviews of the best places to stay, eat, sights, cultural information, maps, transport tips and a few best kept secrets – all the essentials to get to the heart of Coastal California.

This guide is the result of months of research by seven dedicated authors and local experts who immersed themselves in Coastal California, finding unique experiences, and sharing practical and honest advice, so you come away informed and amazed.

Regions covered: San Francisco, Marin County & Bay Area, Napa & Sonoma Wine Country, North Coast & Redwoods, Central Coast, Los Angeles, Disneyland & Orange County, San Diego

Inside Lonely Planet Coastal California:

• Full color styling and images

• Clear, easy-to-read color maps

• A brilliant new page layout for fast and hassle-free reading while on the go

• Itineraries organized by region or length of trip

• Up-to-date recommended points-of-interest – covering eating, sleeping, going out, shopping, activities and attractions

• In-depth features to uncover the world's iconic sights

• Hundreds of money saving tips

• Our latest trip planning tools to help you get around smoothly

• Additional sections including Top Experiences, Beaches & Outdoors, History, Culture, Food, Sustainable California and an A-Z survival guide.


  • 7 authors
  • 56 seafood restaurants
  • 71 maps
  • 75+ beaches
  • Inspirational photos
  • Clear, easy-to-use maps
  • Pacific Coast Highway Feature
  • In-depth background
  • Easy-to-read layout
  • At-a-glance practical info