15 of the most relaxing towns from coast to coast


San Luis Obispo, California

Move over, Disneyland! On the central California coast there’s another town that’s officially one of the happiest places in the world. This university town is one of the oldest in California, and it has a gorgeous historic mission to prove it. Stay at the quirky Madonna Inn, walk down Bubblegum Alley, or take a hike up Bishop Peak—you won’t regret any of it!


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