Category: California

Ideas for California getaways, explorations and adventures – including Yosemite National Park, Pacific Coast Highway, Redwood Forests & more.


Relaxing Weekend Getaway from San Francisco

Relaxing Weekend Getaway from San Francisco

Staying at Mountain Home Inn, the perfect weekend getaway from San Francisco, was something out of a dream. As we drove across the Golden Gate Bridge away from the insanity of the city and toward our peaceful escape for the night, the stillness of the fog-covered... Read more
10 Photos to Inspire a Walk in Muir Woods

10 Photos to Inspire a Walk in Muir Woods

When you walk into Muir Woods, it feels like you are getting a GIANT HUG from nature. The redwood trees tower over you while the lush foliage seems to move closer around you, and the stream whispers soothing songs of peace. It is enough to turn anyone into a... Read more
Staying in Yosemite Valley Lodge

Staying in Yosemite Valley Lodge

You go to Yosemite for the views, the hiking and the peaceful majesty of the outdoors. Why wouldn't you stay in the middle of all the action? Luckily, staying in Yosemite Valley Lodge puts you right in the middle of all the top attractions. Just a short walk from the... Read more
5 Reasons to Visit Yosemite in Spring

5 Reasons to Visit Yosemite in Spring

Have you seen the pictures of Yosemite on Instagram lately? Well, I can't seem to escape them… and it led to planning a last-minute weekend getaway to California to experience the beauty of this epic National Park for ourselves! Yosemite in spring time is a... Read more