101 Things to do in Sacramento | The Ultimate Bucket List

101 things to do in Sacramento, California | The Ultimate Bucket List

The best things to do in Sacramento! From popular attractions to historic sights, craft beer, and where to stay and eat, there’s a lot more to California’s capital than just politics and cows. When deciding where to stop on a California road trip, it’s easy to pass over the state capital. Sacramento might not be […]

46 Things to do in San Francisco at Night (From a Local)

things to do in San Francisco at night

The best things to do in San Francisco at night, whether you’re looking for nightlife, romantic activities, or family-friendly options. San Francisco is an interesting city at night. Depending on which neighborhood you’re in once the sun sets, you might think of the city as completely dead or a great place to party. San Francisco […]

101 Things to Do in Santa Cruz (From a Local)

Things to do in Santa Cruz

The best things to do in Santa Cruz from someone who grew up in the city! These are my favorite places to eat, visit, and local experiences to have around my hometown. Having grown up in the city, my list for things to do in Santa Cruz could go on and on (especially in terms […]

43 Things to Do in Lake Tahoe: The Ultimate Bucket List

Things to do in lake Tahoe

From the South to the North, these are the best things to do in Lake Tahoe, no matter what season you decide to visit. Even though I grew up in California, only a few hours southwest of Tahoe, I didn’t visit Tahoe for the first time until I was 27. I had heard anecdotes about […]

101 Things to Do in California | The Ultimate Bucket List (From a Local)

101 Things to do in California

There are countless options for things to do in California. It’s a state that offers so much in terms of varied landscapes – from the desert to the beach, mountains, and redwood forests. Having lived in California for 23 of my 28 years, there’s a lot I love about this place I most recently moved […]

Things to Do in Mendocino, California for a Weekend Getaway

Things to Do in Mendocino, California for a Weekend Getaway

Things to do in Mendocino. What you need to know to plan your own Mendocino getaway- the perfect hideaway on the northern California coast! You might not know this, but most people’s dream California road trip is more or less a list of things to do in Mendocino. What do you think of when you […]

Where to Stay in Mendocino: The Brewery Gulch Inn

where to stay in mendocino: Brewery Gulch Inn | Northern California | USA Travel

Where to stay in Mendocino? The best cozy accommodation on the coast has to be the Brewery Gulch Inn. When I asked one of my best friends if she was interested in doing a Mendocino getaway, she couldn’t say yes fast enough. There wasn’t even a question of where to stay in Mendocino once we […]

What to Do in Santa Cruz in Winter

What to Do in Santa Cruz in Winter

Santa Cruz isn’t just a summer beach town, it’s also a great location to explore during the winter. Discover what to do in Santa Cruz in winter. You can’t go wrong with the little beachside town of Santa Cruz. Up until now, I’ve mainly talked about what you can do in the warm months to […]

A Photo Essay through Northern California

Welcome to California

Those of us from California tend to specify which area of the state we’re from. We’re either from NorCal or SoCal, maybe even the Central Coast. Growing up in Santa Cruz, our location is always debatable as to whether we fit into Northern California or the Central Coast. Personally, I’ve always thought my hometown leans much more […]

6 Things to do in San Jose, California in a Day

Things to do in San Jose California

The best things to do in San Jose, California in a day. This post will show you why it’s one of the most overlooked cities in the Bay Area. Often neglected by its artsy sister, San Francisco, you may be surprised to know that San Jose actually has a bigger population than the Golden Gate […]