Santa Cruz Travel Guide

Get a complete list of the restaurants, accommodations and activities that the crew enjoyed while in Santa Cruz, CA.


Activities
A&A Auctions
The auction has some of the best items the cast has ever seen. They spend a great deal of time previewing and buying items, such as antiques, unique objects, memorabilia, furniture and more. There is even an Andy Warhol painting of Mick Jagger.
  • 115 Harvey West Boulevard
  • Santa Cruz, CA 95060 US

A&A Auctions

The auction has some of the best items the cast has ever seen. They spend a great deal of time previewing and buying items, such as antiques, unique objects, memorabilia, furniture and more. There is even an Andy Warhol painting of Mick Jagger.
115 Harvey West Boulevard Santa Cruz, CA, US

Hotels
Hotel Paradox
We hope you love the smell of pine, because this hotel is full of it.The staff is as friendly as can be, and there is a restaurant and bar in the center, as well as a pool and outdoor fireplace.
  • 611 Ocean Street
  • Santa Cruz, CA 95060 US

Hotel Paradox

We hope you love the smell of pine, because this hotel is full of it.The staff is as friendly as can be, and there is a restaurant and bar in the center, as well as a pool and outdoor fireplace.
611 Ocean Street Santa Cruz, CA, US

Restaurants & Bars
Verve Coffee Roasters
Great place for coffee, early in the morning.
  • 1540 Pacific Avenue
  • Santa Cruz, CA 95060 US

Verve Coffee Roasters

Great place for coffee, early in the morning.
1540 Pacific Avenue Santa Cruz, CA, US
The Boiling Bay
Entrees are served on individual heaters with a selection of raw meat to be cooked in a steaming broiler: lamb cheek, beef tenderloin and shrimp served with raw vegetables, and quail eggs and noodles.
  • 100 El Camino Real
  • Millbrae, CA 94030 US

The Boiling Bay

Entrees are served on individual heaters with a selection of raw meat to be cooked in a steaming broiler: lamb cheek, beef tenderloin and shrimp served with raw vegetables, and quail eggs and noodles.
100 El Camino Real Millbrae, CA, US
Dave's Gourmet Albacore
At this gourmet food truck and seafood restaurant, the cast and crew enjoy more than a few lunches, consisting of crab cakes, fish tacos and burritos, along with various chowders.
  • 310 Coral Street
  • Santa Cruz, CA 95060 US

Dave's Gourmet Albacore

At this gourmet food truck and seafood restaurant, the cast and crew enjoy more than a few lunches, consisting of crab cakes, fish tacos and burritos, along with various chowders.
310 Coral Street Santa Cruz, CA, US
Taqueria Vallarta
Another popular Mexican restaurant, Taqueria Vallarta, was a crew favorite.
  • 608 Soquel Avenue
  • Santa Cruz, CA 95062 US

Taqueria Vallarta

Another popular Mexican restaurant, Taqueria Vallarta, was a crew favorite.
608 Soquel Avenue Santa Cruz, CA, US
Los Pericos
The crew enjoyed a meal at Los Pericos for one day's lunch.
  • 139 Water Street
  • Santa Cruz, CA 95060 US

Los Pericos

The crew enjoyed a meal at Los Pericos for one day's lunch.
139 Water Street Santa Cruz, CA, US

Transportation
San Francisco International Airport
Located 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco, the airport is actually located near Millbrae and San Bruno. It is the 2nd busiest airport in California and the 12th largest airport in the world.
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Photo by Justin Sullivan
  • 780 S Airport Blvd
  • San Francisco, CA 94128 US

San Francisco International Airport

Located 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco, the airport is actually located near Millbrae and San Bruno. It is the 2nd busiest airport in California and the 12th largest airport in the world.
780 S Airport Blvd San Francisco, CA, US
Phone: +1 650-821-8211
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7am | 6c

Mysteries at the Smithsonian

Mysteries at the Smithsonian

9am | 8c

Mysteries at Buckingham Palace

Mysteries at Buckingham Palace

10am | 9c

Mysteries at the Castle

The Brothers Grimm, Savior of Fort Jefferson, Missing Head of State

11am | 10c

Expedition Unknown

Kalahari Desert's Lost City

12pm | 11c

Bizarre Foods

Peruvian Amazon: Giant Rodents & Biting Ants

1pm | 12c

Man v. Food

Omaha

4pm | 3c

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New Haven

4:30pm | 3:30c

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Albuquerque

5:30pm | 4:30c

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Louisville

6:30pm | 5:30c

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Tulsa

7pm | 6c

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Providence

7:30pm | 6:30c

Mysteries at the Castle

Betrayal of William Wallace, Casanova's Greatest Love, Astronomical Whodunnit

8pm | 7c

Mysteries at the Museum

Fallen Robins, Romeo Spies, All In For Poker

9pm | 8c

Mysteries at the Museum

Dramatic Defection, Wrong Way Flight, Cowboy's Revenge

10pm | 9c

Mysteries at the Museum

Sci Fi A Bomb, Ford v. Ferrari, Colorado Brown Stain

11pm | 10c

Mysteries at the Museum

Fallen Robins, Romeo Spies, All In For Poker

12am | 11c

Mysteries at the Museum

Dramatic Defection, Wrong Way Flight, Cowboy's Revenge

1am | 12c

Mysteries at the Museum

Sci Fi A Bomb, Ford v. Ferrari, Colorado Brown Stain

2am | 1c

Mysteries at the Castle

Betrayal of William Wallace, Casanova's Greatest Love, Astronomical Whodunnit

3am | 2c

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