They say “A change is as good as a rest” and if you ‘re seeking a quick getaway filled with wonderful dining choices, relaxing strolls down tree-lined streets and warm hospitality, you need look no further than Claremont, CA. Snuggled up against the San Gabriel Mountain foothills, this oasis of calm and charm is an easy one to two hour drive from most SoCal locations, yet is a world away from your everyday life.