In Capitola, California, a seaside town about 76 miles/ 122 km south of San Francisco on the coast of Monterey Bay, you can imagine you’re somewhere in the Mediterranean! Look at these colorful houses!
This picture was taken from the Capitola Wharf. The colorful houses are on the left.
Only a few steps away from the beach, you’ll find boutiques, art galleries, and restaurants in Capitola Village. For example:
You can feast on the freshest seafood! Enjoy outdoor patio seating while you have lunch at Zelda’s On the Beach:
A trip to a seaside town wouldn’t be complete without some saltwater taffy. I like maple bacon flavor! Pick your favorites from the over 70 flavors at Carousel Taffy & Treats:
Remember your day trip to Capitola and pick up some souvenirs from the cute shops in Capitola Village, like this shirt from Capitola Reef:
… or this postcard from a boutique called Sea Level (which the shop owner confirmed was located at actual sea level!):
I can’t get enough of the colorful houses! Here’s another look:
Tell me in the comments below: What’s your favorite seafood? What’s your favorite saltwater taffy flavor?