Sightseeing in Morro Bay


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  • élevage wine tours & culinary adventures
    élevage wine tours & culinary adventures, serves visitors to the San Luis Obispo County and Santa Barbara County Wine Country. We invite you to join us for a day of wine tasting, food & fun here on California's beautiful Central Coast!
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    409 1st Street
    Solvang, CA US
  • Artiste
    The impressionist painters who inspired winemaker Bion Rice raised shimmering mirages in which soft-edged daubs of paint seem to grant motion to ballerinas or swaying river rushes. At Artiste, Bion draws inspiration from their work, attempting to raise distant landscapes with grapes rather than rough brushstrokes. Cabernet sauvignon and merlot grapes call up the sun-steeped fields of the Napa Valley, and chardonnay grapes carry one away to the Russian River Valley on straw-hued sweetness. Bion calls the blends “impressionist cuvees,” and he produces small batches of them, their corks sealed beneath thick, hand-dipped cloaks of crimson wax. The bottles are labeled with colorful impressionist paintings, and in a tasting room and studio, the harmonious relationship between wine and art is even further cemented. The whisper of brushes on canvas drifts from paint-dappled tables, where guests bring to life sweeping forest vistas or criminal lineups of pine trees. A rotating array of paintings lines the walls, including works from artists such as Aldo Luongo, an Argentinian artist whose contrasting colors and rippling brushstrokes seem to gaze up from a clear lake. Wine glasses chime together, punctuating the lilting rhythm of classical guitarists or the constant weeping of trombone players during live music events.
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    2948 Grand Avenue
    Los Olivos, CA US
  • Solvang Segway Tours
    Adventures Out West's knowledgeable staff leads guided excursions throughout the Danish-style city of Solvang as visitors stroll along atop gyroscopic segways. Before riders take to the open road, an initial orientation teaches them the basics of gliding and how to earn the respect of their two-wheeled chariot with a few cracks of the whip. Once acquainted with their mechanical steeds, tourists follow their guides through the streets of Solvang, feasting their eyes on the town's unique architecture while listening to historical tidbits. Segways come to a halt at The Mission, so guests can learn about the early settlements founded by Catholic missionaries. The 90-minute jaunt reaches its sightseeing peaks at Santa Ynez River Sanctuary and Hans Christian Andersen Park, where guests can gawk at ancient oak trees and admire the sprightly pirouettes of age-old tumbleweeds.
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    453 Atterdag Road
    Solvang, CA US
  • Ostrich Land
    At Ostrich Land, visitors quickly learn that ostriches do not bury their heads in the sand—they'd much rather bury them in a bowl of food that you hold out in front of you. They're also not fond of waiting their turn, and at any given moment, you might have four beaks dipping into your supply. The experience is a far cry from throwing bread at ducks or pigeons. These birds are the world's largest: they can reach up to 9 feet in height and weigh 350 pounds. At top speed, they hit 45 miles per hour on their massive, two-toed feet. Having been raised around people and trained to eat from outstretched bowls, the park's 50 ostriches and emus welcome spectators from their savannah-like enclosure. They're also celebrities in their own right, with bit roles in the film Sideways as well appearances in a Santa Maria Times video feature and a tongue-in-cheek homage in an episode of The Simpsons. Dispensing the animals' supper is only one way in which guests can get close—a stop inside the gift shop reveals shelves of ready-to-cook ostrich and emu eggs, ostrich feather dusters, and savory ostrich meat shipped in from a separate farm not affiliated with Ostrich Land. Also in stock are vials of emu oil, a substance with anti-inflammatory and moisturizing properties that can soothe the skin.
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    610 E Hwy. 246
    Solvang, CA US
  • Light Photographic Workshops
    Helmed by photo instructor Hal “Bull” Schmitt, Light Photographic Workshops simplify Adobe programs with single-day, eight-hour sessions designed to turn Photoshop neophytes into pic-enhancing masters. The course will delve into Lightroom’s powerful, easy-to-use sliders, tools, and basic editing functions for removing apparitional pic crashers. Though not required, students are welcome to bring their Lightroom 3–equipped laptop to the class to follow along with the lesson plan or a notepad and quill pen to take notes. Upon completing the course, each student takes home an instructional DVD with more than 8 hours of material for multimedia reminders of the class’s subject matter and a 40 percent discount on their first fine art, photo, or fine-art gallery canvas wrap print order through Light Workshops. Students are encouraged to bring either a bagged lunch or lunch money to save personal computers and fellow students from accidental ingestions.
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    1060 Los Osos Valley Rd
    Los Osos, CA US
  • Moonstone Beach Bar and Grill
    For good eats and good times in Cambria, dine at Moonstone Beach Bar and Grill. Life is all about choices, and they are not limited here with plenty of gluten-free and low-fat dishes. Ready for a drink to unwind? At Moonstone Beach Bar and Grill, you can pair your meal with something from their full bar. Youngsters don't need to sit out a trip to Moonstone Beach Bar and Grill — it's super family-friendly and perfect for little diners and their folks. Moonstone Beach Bar and Grill is well-known for being able to seat large parties. Outdoor dining doesn't get much better than the beautiful patio at Moonstone Beach Bar and Grill. The restaurant can fill to capacity on the weekends, so don't forget to call ahead to reserve your table. Jeans are just right for a meal at Moonstone Beach Bar and Grill, which embraces a casual vibe. For convenience, diners can park in a neighboring lot. Moonstone Beach Bar and Grill is home to many cyclists who appreciate the parking racks outside. Moonstone Beach Bar and Grill is serving up five-star food at a reasonable price. Early risers and night owls alike can enjoy Moonstone Beach Bar and Grill since it offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
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    6550 Moonstone Beach Dr
    Cambria, CA US

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