San Francisco was once known as the epicenter of the counterculture movement. In the 1960s and 70s, it was the place where you would find artists, beatniks, and those who practiced an alternative lifestyle. Today, San Francisco is more tech than it is artsy but it still revolves around a culture that values tolerance and acceptance of diversity. One of… Read More
California is a state in the United States in the South West of the country. It borders Mexico and these are a series of articles about California to help you plan your trip.
Just 10 miles south of San Francisco you’ll find the quiet, unspoiled coastline of San Mateo County. It is a stark contrast from the bustling technology hubs of Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Redwood City, Cupertino, and Mountain View. What to see, do and eat on this route, featuring wild coastlines, enchanting wineries and small towns On this southerly route, the… Read More
Kristin Hanes shares her experience hiking the John Muir Trail in California. How to pack, what to eat and what she did wrong. This is the perfect guide for planning your hike. “The ants go marching one by one, hurrah, hurrah, the ants go marching one by one hurrah, hurrah!” The song pounded relentlessly through my head as I concentrated on… Read More
The very best to do in San Diego as suggested by local writer, Chris Roman. Ready for some California dreamin’? As a local who raised a family in coastal San Diego over the past 25 years, I still marvel daily over San Diego’s technicolor sunsets, inspired outdoor lifestyle, and sparkling coastline. If you’d like to get in on the action, try this list… Read More
Lake Tahoe is California’s winter getaway. The movie stars jet up to its 5-star resorts to get away from the hustle and bustle of L.A. and it’s an outdoor wonderland offering great adventures. These are the top things to do in Lake Tahoe during the winter months. Things to do in Lake Tahoe :The Winter Guide We caught the winter… Read More