I absolutely adore San Diego. From beach to city, mountains to the sea, everything is spitting distance away. If I were ever planning to move out of Florida, I think it's the first place I would consider. San Diego is known for its beaches; it has 70 miles of them, after all. It doesn't hurt that the weather in San Diego is nearly perfect year round. Not too hot, not too … [Read more...] about Visiting Mission Bay and Mission Beach in San Diego
Just north of California’s San Francisco Bay Area lies Napa Valley, a sunny, Mediterranean-like region more commonly known as Wine Country. In addition to the thriving expanses of vineyards, a number of very excellent restaurants and hotels complement the area’s top-notch wines. Here are some of the best for the first-time visitor! Wineries Artesia … [Read more...] about Napa Valley – Must-Visits for First Timers
Los Angeles is the city that seems to have it all- gorgeous weather, beautiful people, great restaurants, and countless fun activities to do around the city. Whether you live in or are visiting a city where Hollywood is at its center- it’s hard to get swept up into the many health and fitness fads. It seems like every other day, there’s a new health craze that has taken … [Read more...] about Healthy Things To Do In LA
If you’re thinking of a place to take the family on your next vacation, consider visiting San Diego, California. Renowned for one of the most temperate climates in the country, San Diego is home to some of the best theme parks, museums and beaches. With such a wide selection of amusements, it’s the perfect get away for you and your children. Be sure to check out these top … [Read more...] about Family Friendly Activities in San Diego
There’s a reason why many movie directors choose the Californian coastal city of San Francisco as a set location. Images fill our screens of car chases through the city’s streets and landmarks featuring prominently in San Francisco’s backdrop. Breath-taking views come from its location on America’s west coast, the city’s elevated position and a number of iconic sites which … [Read more...] about Iconic Sites of San Francisco
The PCH, as it’s lovingly known to locals, may be America’s most scenic drive. The “official” highway is less than 130 miles long, but most people refer to it as the nearly 2,000-mile stretch of road that runs from the Canadian Border to the Mexican Border. The 123-mile stretch from Monterrey to Morro Bay in Central California meanders along sheer cliffs overlooking the … [Read more...] about Cruising Down the Pacific Coast Highway (US-101)
The West Coast isn’t all over sized sunglasses, teeny bikinis, and bleached blondes. Sure, you have your beach towns and Hollywood glitz, but you also have quaint seaside retreats, lush forests, hazy valleys, and everything in between. You can drive along the coast through three states and feel as though you’ve seen 50. It’s about 2,500 miles of ever-changing terrain from the … [Read more...] about West Coast Road Trips – Favorite Stopovers!
When many of us think of a tropical vacation, we imagine blue waters and white sandy beaches, not colored sand beaches! While white beaches admittedly beautiful, there are a number of more unusual beach destinations where you can travel to see sand in a variety of different colors of sand, including green, red, and black sand beaches, and even orange, purple, and multi-colored. … [Read more...]