Sacramento is a city that is both easygoing and full of life. It has a busy downtown area with a great night life, daytime activites to do with the family, tons of events going on, and is surrounded by clusters of different towns that offer many different outdoor recreation activities. 1.) Old Town It is … Continue reading 5 Things to do in Sacramento, California
Lake Tahoe is one of California's most beautiful places to see. To be honest, before heading out to Cali, I had never heard of this magical place. But, after being dragged along... I am in love. A group of us took a two hour road trip up to Lake Tahoe in late September. The first … Continue reading Lake Tahoe Love
Santa Monica is one of my favorite places in California. The beach is beautiful, the town is sunny and clean, the boardwalk is old and rustic, the air is fresh and, best of all, it is the end of the line on Route 66! There is a lot to do here, especially if you are … Continue reading Santa Monica, California
The minds of artists... their ideas... the way they share their stories, can be fascinating, beautiful and sometimes make you wonder... My favorite type of art is any type of paintings. I love portraits, landscapes and of course, murals. Wherever city you venture you can surely find a mural around somewhere. Here are some beautiful … Continue reading Beautiful Murals Around the West Coast
Along the coast of California, not too far from downtown Los Angeles, you will find Venice Beach. One of the many beaches you think of when you think of California. If you manage to find free parking along the many back streets and walk the long distance to the boardwalk, the first thing that will … Continue reading Venice Beach, California
There is no better dessert than ice cream. Perfect for a hot sunny day, or a late night Netflix binge. Sacramento, California is filled with very diverse ice cream shops. From giant cookie sandwiches, classic sundaes and ice cream stuffed doughnuts, you will not be disappointed. Here is my list for the top 10 ice … Continue reading Crazy Ice Cream in Sacramento
Weed, California is infamous for it's name....Weed. People think it is both crazy and hilarious. Though I may not be completely sure what the person who named this town town was thinking...or was on... its a fun place to drive through just to say you have been. We stopped into Weed to get dinner on … Continue reading An Hour in Weed, CA
Nature is beautiful and jaw dropping. These adjectives can be used to perfectly describe the tallest trees in the world... The California Redwood Trees. The California Redwoods can be found in northern Californian. You can take a trip to the Redwood National and State Parks and walk or hike many different trails through the forest... … Continue reading The California Redwoods
Apple Hill is in Placerville, California. It is basically vast fields of land that are all home to acres and acres of apple orchards and farmers. If you are an apple picker, cider drinker, pumpkin patch goer or fall festival lover, it is must visit while in California in the summer time. Before you head … Continue reading Apple Hill in the Summer
Tuttletown has some great camping and hiking spots. It is a small town that is great for a weekend camping trip or a cheap place to stay while you are making your way through California. On the way to Yosemite one weekend, a group of friends and I spent two nights camping in Tuttletown. It’s … Continue reading Camping in Tuttletown.
San Francisco is an absolutely beautiful city! With tons of things to do, this city built on nothing but hills, welcomes visitors from all over the globe. It's perfect for a road trip or a great place to stay for a few weeks. It is one of the few cities that I would love to … Continue reading 24 Hours in San Francisco
Recently I spent about 6 weeks in Los Angeles and attempted to see everything there was to see. I was able to hit just about everything on my LA bucket list, except hiking right up underneath the Hollywood Sign. The city isn’t too congested if you go at the right time (aka: try to stay … Continue reading What to do in Los Angeles.