5 Best Shops for Unique Christmas Presents

We often struggle finding presents for our loved ones for Christmas, because it feels like everyone already has everything! When trying to pick out presents, you don’t want to repeat something your friends or family already have, and you also want to make sure you get them something useful or beautiful that they’ll like and appreciate. The Central Coast, fortunately, with its small local shops and relative lack of malls and department stores, is a great place to find some interesting gifts that are off the beaten path. Whether you’ve already started shopping, or you’re just beginning now, let these recommendations guide…

Staff Spotlight: Janine’s Dog-Friendly Activites

  Three of Martin Resort’s five hotels, Pismo Lighthouse Suites, Paso Robles Inn & The Inn at the Cove are dog-friendly. Taking your dog to the Central Coast is a great idea for both of you, because your dog can enjoy many activities along with you! If you don’t know where to start during your pet-friendly vacation, take Janine’s advice! She’s our guest services manager at The Inn at the Cove. Janine has called the Central Coast home since she started attending Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo about six years ago. Loving the people, beaches, and weather, Janine decided to stay in…