Japanese Garden in Golden Gate Park San Frnacisco is one of the best Bay Area gardens you can visit.

13 Bay Area Gardens to Visit in and around San Francisco, California

If you enjoy public gardens, you will definitely want to put these beautiful Bay Area gardens on your itinerary when you visit San Francisco or the SF Bay Area. Stretching from Sonoma to Santa Cruz, these gardens will delight and inspire you. Whether you are a gardener looking for ideas or education, a nature lover seeking tranquility among trees, plants, … Read More

Pasta at one of the best restaurants in Carmel, California

11 Best Restaurants in Carmel, California

Carmel-by-the-Sea, along the Central California Coast, is known for its picturesque setting and topnotch restaurants. Carmel Village is small, but it boasts a plethora of eateries across cuisines, from fine dining to casual cafes. And brunch is definitely a big deal in Carmel, if you are planning to visit over the weekend! Carmel is located close to the Salinas Valley, … Read More

Palm Springs, California in the Sonoran Desert

30+ Perfect Things to Do in Palm Springs, California!

Palm Springs, located in the California Sonoran Desert, is the quintessential desert getaway. If you are considering a vacation here, know that you’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to things to do in Palm Springs, and nearby. Long prized by Hollywood celebrities as a place to relax and recharge, Palm Springs is worth visiting for its cool mid-century … Read More

Santa Ynez, California

10 Best Things to Do in Santa Ynez, California

Santa Ynez is a tiny town in the famed Santa Ynez Valley. Despite its small size, the town of Santa Ynez packs a mighty punch when it comes to fun things to do. Part of one of California’s most famous wine regions, the town of Santa Ynez is a must-visit for great food and drink in a gorgeous setting. But … Read More

View of Healdsburg countryside

15 Best Things to Do in Healdsburg, California!

Healdsburg is an iconic wine country destination in Northern California, renowned for its wineries and its world-class restaurants. A little over an hour away from San Francisco by road, Healdsburg is one of the most popular vacation spots in Sonoma County. A city with a charming small town vibe, Healdsburg has a bustling town square with lots of wine tasting … Read More

One of the most beautifulo wineries in Sonoma is Chateau St. Jean

The 14 Most Beautiful Wineries in Sonoma County, California (+ Map!)

There are so many beautiful wineries all over Sonoma County that you will have a difficult time deciding which ones to visit. While all of the Sonoma wineries in our round-up offer excellent wine, they also offer other reasons to visit, from great architecture or history to gorgeous gardens or exceptional views. The best Sonoma wineries are diverse: you’ll find … Read More

Mobius Arch in the Alabama Hills near Lone Pine, California

Mobius Arch: A Fun Loop Trail in the Alabama Hills, California

Mobius Arch is one of the most famous natural arches in the Alabama Hills. A prime photo spot by day or by night, Mobius Arch can be accessed via a loop trail. Famous because it perfectly frames Mount Whitney (or Lone Pine Peak, depending on your angle of sight), Mobius Arch is about 6 feet high and about 17 feet … Read More

Sebastopol is a must-visit in Sonoma County, CA

11 Enjoyable Things to Do in Sebastopol, California

Sebastopol is a must-visit destination in Sonoma County. Famous as the home of the Gravenstein apple, the small and charming wine country town offers a surprising number of fun things to do, along with great food and drink. From plant lovers to art lovers and antiquing enthusiasts to foodies, most travelers will find something to enjoy in Sebastopol. While it’s … Read More

Sonoma is one of the most magical places to visit in California

30+ Terrific Things to Do in Sonoma, California

Considering a trip to Sonoma, California? The acclaimed wine country destination makes for a fabulous vacation, with lots of fun things to do, world-class wines, superb farm-to-table food, and a relaxed ambience that’s quintessentially Northern California. Rolling hills draped in grape vines. Farmers’ markets brimming over with the freshest produce and fruit. Country lanes lined with charming wineries. Little towns … Read More