Category Archives: roadtrip

July 4th holiday road trippers should get ready and be set before they go

The Fourth of July is coming up in about a week and a half, and many of you are thinking: Road Trip! If you are planning to hit the road, it would be wise to put your car in the … Continue reading

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Caltrans to repair fast lane on Hwy 1 in Aptos; Nearly 68K Jeep Wranglers recalled

Caltrans closes one lane on Hwy 1 between Rio del Mar, State Park In an effort to rehabilitate the pavement, Caltrans will close one lane of traffic today (May 22) in each direction of Highway 1 between Rio del Mar … Continue reading

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Road signs and their hidden meanings

I took a road trip this past weekend to Nipomo, located in the tail of San Luis Obispo County just north of the Santa Barbara County line and its northern-most city of Santa Maria, to visit friends and attend a … Continue reading

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Roadtrip over the border requires a passport for easy return

     Thinking about a road trip to Canada or Mexico? You‘d better have a passport or you will have a difficult time getting back into the U.S.      Starting this month, the Department of Homeland Security is requiring all American … Continue reading

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