Driving the Pacific Coast Highway

Tips for an epic road trip.

Bixby Creek Bridge, on the PCH (photo by author)

When I was a kid I used to watch a 1970’s detective show The Rockford Files with my Grandfather. I was a bit of a car enthusiast even then, and the reason I enjoyed it was that there was at least one car chase per episode. General Motors had some serious product placement going on, so every week Jim Rockford would have to flee from a bad guy in his signature gold Pontiac…