5 Tips for Planning a 3-day Weekend Getaway

Three-day weekends are a great chance to finally take initiative on planning that trip you have been dreaming of. A 3-day getaway to California’s Central Coast can be just the getaway you’ve been waiting for. Find out how.

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Must-Haves for a Central Coast Summer Concert

It’s a warm late afternoon in the middle of summer, and you’re listening to live music, leaning back on a picnic blanket and feeling the sunshine warm your face. Near the stage are adults and kids dancing to the music, and you join the party while sipping on a cool glass of Central Coast wine. The friendly and relaxed energy of your neighbors and friends is palpable, and it feels like you have no worries.

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Photo-Worthy Spots on the Central Coast

You don’t have to be a professional photographer to capture the beautiful scenery that the Central Coast has to offer. From the cliffs of Montaña De Oro to the rolling hills of the Cuesta Ridge Botanical Area, it’s hard to beat our views.

Meet Martin Beckett: Director of Hospitality at The Piccolo

This September, Martin Resorts will be opening a new luxury hotel in the heart of downtown Paso Robles: The Piccolo. Rooted in the rich history of sister property, the historic Paso Robles Inn, and a celebration of the Paso Robles community, every aspect of The Piccolo has been carefully chosen to reflect the authenticity, originality, and attitude that makes Paso Robles such a treasured destination, from the locally crafted art and furnishings to the important role of Director of Hospitality. It is with great excitement that we introduce and welcome The Piccolo’s Director of Hospitality, long time local Martin Beckett, to the…

Walk this Way: 3 Central Coast Walking Trails

The natural beauty of the central coast is hard to miss; cliff-lined beaches, beautiful mountains, rolling vineyards, and that barely scratches the surface. While hiking is a favorite pastime here on the Central Coast, there are times when it’s best to leave the hiking boots at home, throw on your favorite walking shoes, and just go for a stroll!