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10 Golf Courses With Amazing Views

Oyster | Posted 07.15.2014 | Travel
Oyster

So what if you double-bogey when all you can see is crystal-clear ocean for miles?

Northern California Weekend Getaway: Half Moon Bay

Michele Bigley | Posted 12.08.2013 | Travel
Michele Bigley

Hidden in the shadows of San Francisco and Santa Cruz, Half Moon Bay might not lure the masses to her shores, redwood groves, and hiking trails, but Bay Area peeps flock to this region in October. Read on to see why.

Explore America: A Day in Half Moon Bay

CarsTravelFood | Posted 07.24.2013 | Travel
CarsTravelFood

Memorial Day heralds the start of the summer season, when people head out on the open road, whether it's for a weekend getaway or a longer road trip. We did our part recently by spending a day in lovely Half Moon Bay, south of San Francisco.

Finding Hidden Gems in California: Half Moon Bay

Tina Swithin | Posted 07.06.2013 | Travel
Tina Swithin

Most families are probably beginning to pencil out summer vacation plans and I encourage you to put away the pencil and write, "Half Moon Bay" on your calendar in pen. While I am normally good at keeping secrets, this one warrants a shout-out from the rooftops.

Luxe Hotel Recreates The Ultimate Wine Taste Test

Melanie Nayer | Posted 03.16.2013 | Travel
Melanie Nayer

If 2012 was the year of conceptualizing the hotel experience, 2013 will be the year those experiences actually come to life. In an effort to appeal to more luxury travelers, hotels will continue to invent the extraordinary for their guests. We've seen everything from deep sea dining to sky-high spas, to partnerships with top fashion designers who create one-of-a-kind hotel amenities.

PHOTOS: America's 15 Most Luxurious Hotels

Oyster | Posted 12.07.2012 | Travel
Oyster

The time and money for this kind of trip can be tricky to come by, but it's always good to be ready in case the opportunity arises.

Live Like Jay: Love. Fear. And the Chasing Mavericks Premiere

Abigail Spencer | Posted 10.25.2012 | Los Angeles
Abigail Spencer

It's a beautiful and terrifying creature when things become bigger than you. Chasing Mavericks, the story of Jay Moriarity and Frosty Hesson, has become bigger than all of us.

'RHONJ' Reunion Part 3 Recap: Everyone Finally Snaps

Sydney Levin | Posted 10.15.2012 | TV
Sydney Levin

Hello, and welcome back to "Demonic Possession Is a Real Thing" Part 3. The palpable hatred in No. 1 led to the blood bath in No. 2, so at this point, we're basically kicking an extremely dead (but still sparkly) horse.

'RHONJ Reunion Part 2': Sex, Lies & Dead Dads

Sydney Levin | Posted 10.08.2012 | TV
Sydney Levin

Andy cuts right to the chase and asks Joe who he was really talking to in the vineyard. "Uh, Albie. A friend of mine, I was taking care of things back home," Joe says succinctly.

'RHONJ' Season Finale Recap: Stripping Rumor Tears Family Apart

Sydney Levin | Posted 09.24.2012 | TV
Sydney Levin

We're transported back in time to the Season 3 reunion, and as you'll recall Jacqueline wasn't there. Caroline explained that the "incident last night" kept her from attending, and now, a year later, we finally know what that was.

'RHONJ' Season Finale Recap: Someone Was A Stripper ...

Sydney Levin | Posted 11.12.2012 | TV
Sydney Levin

Hello, season finale part one! You fall on Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish "Day of Judgment" -- so tonight, I feel God has actually granted me permission to tear some shiksa housewives a new one.

'RHONJ' Recap: Look Who's Back!

Sydney Levin | Posted 09.10.2012 | TV
Sydney Levin

I used to love Caroline for attempting to rise above all the drama, but now she's digging around in its sandbox. Don't agree? Let's have a rousing but cordial discussion in the comments, shall we?

WATCH: Pulling Back The Curtain On Luxury

Posted 09.06.2012 | Travel

Luxury hotels spend a great deal of time making sure their guests never see how much time is spent making them luxurious. The romance of perfectly ali...

Discovering Half Moon Bay And Pacifica

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 11.04.2012 | San Francisco
Jeryl Brunner

San Francisco is a city so chock full of riches and places to love, you want to linger as long as possible. When you're ready to leave the city, however, the nearby beachy towns of Half Moon Bay and Pacifica are ideal options.

'RHONJ' Recap: A 'Housewife' Finally Cracks

Sydney Levin | Posted 08.27.2012 | TV
Sydney Levin

Next thing we know, a strangled sob bursts from Caroline's dark room. She used to be a delightfully spontaneous mix of emotion, sarcasm and warmth. Now, she is capable of turning it on and off like a faucet

'RHONJ' Recap: The Phone Call Heard 'Round the World

Sydney Levin | Posted 08.20.2012 | TV
Sydney Levin

It's the horrific moment when Teresa's husband Joe is outed as a juicy cheater/verbally abusive husband. Get your popcorn and medicinal cocktail, folks ... your significant other is about to look a whole lot better.

'RHONJ' Recap: Before The Fall (And The Call)

Sydney Levin | Posted 08.13.2012 | TV
Sydney Levin

"There's nothing but trees and grass and us," Caroline deadpans. "Kill me now." In this desolate area, the only thing they can do is talk amongst themselves ... and with this group, that's not a very titillating activity.

'RHONJ' Recap: Hell On Wheels

Sydney Levin | Posted 07.29.2012 | TV
Sydney Levin

They hit up Camping World, and it's like "letting wild animals go free," Jacqueline explains. The cash register kaching-kachings upwards of $4,000. "I think maybe we overbought," Jacqueline observes as she watches overflowing carts go by.

Ride the Wave

Abigail Spencer | Posted 01.16.2012 | Los Angeles
Abigail Spencer

My father died riding the wave. And I'll continue to ride the wave I sit here in my house in Half Moon Bay. Waking up in the morning to pay tribute to the life that lives on through me.

The Real Dirt on Gavin Newsom's Visit to Half Moon Bay: From Someone Who Was Actually There

Wendy Andary | Posted 12.12.2011 | San Francisco
Wendy Andary

The bottom line is this: the articles proclaiming "Gavin Newsom Draws Boos by Attacking Democrats" are flat out wrong and misleading.

Mavericks Surf Legend Wins Lawsuit Against His Own Company

Aaron Sankin | Posted 10.04.2011 | San Francisco

Just as the action surrounding Half Moon Bay's world-famous Mavericks surfing competition is about to heat up in the water, the activity on dry land l...

PHOTOS: The Most Dangerous NorCal Predators

Robin Wilkey | Posted 09.26.2011 | San Francisco

At 7 p.m. Monday night, sheep and goats grazed peacefully off of Purisima Creek Road near Half Moon Bay. By 7 a.m. on Tuesday morning, remains of the ...

How We Treat Our (Legal) Immigrants

Francine Hardaway | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Francine Hardaway

Even people who share the social values of the Christian conservatives who come here to start businesses and pay taxes, are not welcome.

Natural Burial Is a Gentler Way to Leave

Anne Dilenschneider | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Dilenschneider

Commercial funeral practices put gallons of embalming fluid, and tons of metal and exotic hardwoods into the ground. And I was surprised to learn that cremation is equally polluting and energy-intensive.

Make A Hands-On Difference for Haiti: Student Update

Anne Dilenschneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Anne Dilenschneider

Middle school students across the country provide "hands-on" support for Haitian earthquake victims by assembling hundreds of health kits for an international aid organization.