Santa Cruz is an amazing city with a lot to keep you busy.
But sometimes you may want to get out on the open road and see what the wider area has to offer.
The choices can get overwhelming. Which is why we've put together this list of some of the best day trips to take from Santa Cruz.
Let's start with an easy one...
The Mystery Spot
The Mystery Spot is a popular local Santa Cruz attraction, just 10 minutes from downtown Santa Cruz.
So, what makes this a "day trip" worthy of the name? Well, for a start, there are all the wonderful "mysteries" you can enjoy there.
I know what you're asking already...
"What IS The Mystery Spot?"
The Mystery Spot is a collection of large-scale illusions, including oddly arranged environments…