Cholla Cactus Garden Joshua Tree NP

9 Awesome Joshua Tree Hikes (+ Tips!)

Looking for the best Joshua Tree hikes? Hiking is undoubtedly one of the most popular things to do in Joshua Tree National Park. The Southern California desert park is home to a wide variety of hiking trails, and hiking is a great way to explore its unique landscape. Whether you are looking for a short and scenic family-friendly Joshua Tree … Read More

Visiting North Lake is one of the best things to do in Bishop CA!

15 Epic Things to Do in Bishop, California

Planning a visit to Bishop, CA? The “small town with the big backyard” is a beloved Eastern California getaway for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers. With its proximity to so many iconic Eastern Sierra attractions, Bishop is a must-visit destination on the eastside! Nestled between the Sierra Nevada to the west and the White Mountains to the east, Bishop is … Read More

Mesquite Sand Dunes Death Valley

Death Valley National Park: Where to Stay

Considering a visit to Death Valley National Park and wondering where to stay in Death Valley? If you plan to spend two or more days exploring the park, you have many options for where to stay. Death Valley National Park is a spectacular desert national park in Southern California. It is the largest national park in the contiguous United States, … Read More

Napa Valley in November

Napa Valley in November: The Ultimate Guide!

Napa Valley in November makes for a wonderful getaway. If you want to experience California’s premier wine country destination in a less crowded, more relaxed time, plan a November visit. With fall crush done and the weather still pleasant, Napa in November will charm you. We’ve visited Napa Valley many times, but mainly in the summer. Until a couple of … Read More

Your Santa Barbara itinerary should include the County Courthouse Clock Tower!

Spend the Perfect Weekend in Santa Barbara: Ultimate Itinerary for 2 or 3 Days

With its red-tiled roofs, tall palm trees, sandy beaches, and laid-back vibe, Santa Barbara is the ultimate California coastal getaway. Read on to discover how to spend the perfect weekend in Santa Barbara! Whether you are planning a girls’ weekend, a romantic couples escape, or a fun family break, you will love all the options Santa Barbara offers. From historical … Read More