West Coast Travel Guide

Check out the hotels and restaurants visited by Adam Richman and the Best Sandwich crew. In addition, get Travel Channel's suggestions for hotels and activities in California.


Activities
USS Midway Museum
The USS Midway Museum is a real naval aircraft carrier that served in the United States Navy for 47 years. It has real jets and real airplanes up on the flight deck. The audio tour lets you hear from real people who worked on board the carrier.
  • 910 North Harbor Drive
  • San Diego, CA 92101 US

USS Midway Museum

The USS Midway Museum is a real naval aircraft carrier that served in the United States Navy for 47 years. It has real jets and real airplanes up on the flight deck. The audio tour lets you hear from real people who worked on board the carrier.
910 North Harbor Drive San Diego, CA, US
Torrey Pines State Reserve
Located within San Diego's city limits, it has miles of unspoiled beaches, chaparral, elegant Torrey Pine trees and a lagoon vital to many species of migrating birds.
  • North Coast Highway 101
  • San Diego, CA 92024 US

Torrey Pines State Reserve

Located within San Diego's city limits, it has miles of unspoiled beaches, chaparral, elegant Torrey Pine trees and a lagoon vital to many species of migrating birds.
North Coast Highway 101 San Diego, CA, US
Marin Headlands
Located at the Point Bonita Lighthouse, these headlands offer a suspension bridge and hiking trail.
  • 948 Fort Barry
  • Sausalito, CA 94965 US

Marin Headlands

Located at the Point Bonita Lighthouse, these headlands offer a suspension bridge and hiking trail.
948 Fort Barry Sausalito, CA, US
Walt Disney Family Museum
The museum is dedicated to the life and times of Walt Disney and his family. Many of the objects and artifacts from his lifetime, beginning at birth until his death, are on display.
  • 104 Montgomery Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94129 US

Walt Disney Family Museum

The museum is dedicated to the life and times of Walt Disney and his family. Many of the objects and artifacts from his lifetime, beginning at birth until his death, are on display.
104 Montgomery Street San Francisco, CA, US
Sony Pictures Studio Tour
Located on one of the world's most famous studio lots, this walking tour gives you a rare glimpse of old Hollywood's glory days and an insider's view of a state-of-the-art motion picture studio.
  • 10000 West Washington Boulevard
  • Culver City, CA 90232 US

Sony Pictures Studio Tour

Located on one of the world's most famous studio lots, this walking tour gives you a rare glimpse of old Hollywood's glory days and an insider's view of a state-of-the-art motion picture studio.
10000 West Washington Boulevard Culver City, CA, US
Museum of Jurassic Technology
The museum provides visitors a hands-on experience of life in the Jurassic period. Visitors to the musem say it is an interesting and unusual experience that could be a spoof on museums in general.
  • 9341 Venice Boulevard
  • Culver City, CA 90232 US

Museum of Jurassic Technology

The museum provides visitors a hands-on experience of life in the Jurassic period. Visitors to the musem say it is an interesting and unusual experience that could be a spoof on museums in general.
9341 Venice Boulevard Culver City, CA, US

Hotels
Ramada Plaza Hotel
Adam and the crew's hotel in Los Angeles.
  • 8585 Santa Monica Boulevard
  • West Hollywood, CA 90069 US

Ramada Plaza Hotel

Adam and the crew's hotel in Los Angeles.
8585 Santa Monica Boulevard West Hollywood, CA, US
W Hotel San Diego
Adam and the crew’s hotel in San Diego.
  • 421 West B Street
  • San Diego, CA 92101 US

W Hotel San Diego

Adam and the crew’s hotel in San Diego.
421 West B Street San Diego, CA, US
Hotel Triton
Adam and the crew’s hotel in San Francisco.
  • 342 Grant Avenue
  • San Francisco, CA 94108 US

Hotel Triton

Adam and the crew’s hotel in San Francisco.
342 Grant Avenue San Francisco, CA, US
Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast
With 5 guest rooms the B&B also offers a parlor, dining room and a large porch.
  • 3845 Front Street
  • San Diego, CA 92103 US

Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast

With 5 guest rooms the B&B also offers a parlor, dining room and a large porch.
3845 Front Street San Diego, CA, US
Omni San Francisco Hotel
This hotel was built as a bank so the lobby has Italian marble, rich fabrics and Austrian crystal chandeliers. It has 362 guestrooms, a fitness center and top-rated steak house.
  • 500 California Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94104 US

Omni San Francisco Hotel

This hotel was built as a bank so the lobby has Italian marble, rich fabrics and Austrian crystal chandeliers. It has 362 guestrooms, a fitness center and top-rated steak house.
500 California Street San Francisco, CA, US
The Culver Hotel
This landmark and member of the National Register of Historic Places has been opened since 1924. The hotel is just minutes from LAX and close to Beverly Hills, Santa Monica and LA.
  • 9400 Culver Boulevard
  • Culver City, CA 90232 US

The Culver Hotel

This landmark and member of the National Register of Historic Places has been opened since 1924. The hotel is just minutes from LAX and close to Beverly Hills, Santa Monica and LA.
9400 Culver Boulevard Culver City, CA, US

Restaurants & Bars
JR’s BBQ
JR's brings Memphis style ‘cue to Los Angeles. Adam tries the pulled pork sandwich, which is topped with coleslaw and JR’s famous hot sauce.
  • 3055 South La Cienega Boulevard
  • Culver City, CA 90232 US

JR’s BBQ

JR's brings Memphis style ‘cue to Los Angeles. Adam tries the pulled pork sandwich, which is topped with coleslaw and JR’s famous hot sauce.
3055 South La Cienega Boulevard Culver City, CA, US
Phil’s BBQ
Phil’s BBQ has become a San Diego BBQ landmark. The El Toto is a char-grilled deli sliced tri-tip topped with their special BBQ sauce on a bun.
  • 3750 Sports Arena Blvd
  • San Diego, CA 92110 US

Phil’s BBQ

Phil’s BBQ has become a San Diego BBQ landmark. The El Toto is a char-grilled deli sliced tri-tip topped with their special BBQ sauce on a bun.
3750 Sports Arena Blvd San Diego, CA, US
Wexler’s
Wexler’s isn’t your typical down home Southern BBQ – it’s upgraded with a San Francisco twist. Adam samples the "pulled” lamb sandwich with the unusual mix of watermelon vinegar, pickled watermelon rind and red cabbage slaw.
  • 568 Sacramento Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94111 US

Wexler’s

Wexler’s isn’t your typical down home Southern BBQ – it’s upgraded with a San Francisco twist. Adam samples the "pulled” lamb sandwich with the unusual mix of watermelon vinegar, pickled watermelon rind and red cabbage slaw.
568 Sacramento Street San Francisco, CA, US

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