35 Gorgeously Wintry Views of The Pacific Ocean

Is it possible that it’s even more beautiful now?

5 Things You Didn’t Know about L.A.’s Iconic Lifeguard Towers

Even though you've seen them a thousand times

How to Wear a Head Scarf to the Beach

Master the classic, casual bohemian look in five steps

Making Waves: History’s Largest Gathering of Black Surfers

Nathan Fluellen wants you to know that surfing is not reserved for chiseled blond bros. So he hosted the largest gathering of black surfers in history—in ruby red Huntington Beach
The Ocean Mesa RV Resort sign

Is Santa Barbara County What People Think About When They Dream of California?

Now 2.5 years into the pandemic and still no haircut, travel writer Ryan Ritchie escapes from L.A. and finds the California dream alive and well in Goleta
beach trash pollution coastal cleanup

A Beach Cleanup Crew Is Tracking Which Brands Are Plastic Pollution’s Worst Offenders

The goal is to reduce trash before it ever ends up on our coastlines

Reflecting on the Timeless Mystique of Malibu

Dig a little in the warm sand and you’ll soon discover that Malibu is much more than a cliché