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Travel Adventures: San Francisco, California

Travel Adventures: San Francisco, California

If you didn’t get a chance to travel along with us in May down the California Pacific Coast Highway be sure to check out our All-Things-California posts. And if you can’t pull yourself away to explore all you need is a little culture immersion to get you in […]

California PCH Road trip: how to do it on a budget

California PCH Road trip: how to do it on a budget

A road trip down the Pacific Coast Highway is an amazing getaway. A California coast road trip is a must for every ambitious traveler. The open road, the rocky coastline, beautiful beaches and perfect little seaside towns situated along the Pacific Coast Highway may sound like a dream […]

16 amazing stops for your California Coast Road trip

16 amazing stops for your California Coast Road trip

Planning to see the California coast?  Get ready for some curvy roads, adorable little beach towns, amazing food and some of the most breathtaking scenery you will find! Whether called Hwy 1, Cabrillo Hwy, PCH, or Hwy 101, this stretch of road will take you to see some pretty awesome things.  We drove it from Point Reyes National Seashore down to Los Angeles, from north to south and actually did the Big Sur portion in both directions. Either way is great and in my opinion is a matter of preference. Here are some of our favorite, must see destinations. (more…)

California Vacation Ideas

California Vacation Ideas

Whether you’re passing through, staying for 3 days or digging into the California Lifestyle we have vacation tips for your trips all along the California Coast.

Plan a Long Weekend  in California

Plan a Long Weekend in California

California is a big state. It’s best broken up into bite size pieces. And if you’re planning to take a Cali vacation soon, check out our Travel Planning Tips first. We recently made the many-day excursion Traveling the Pacific Coast Highway, dipped our toes in […]

7 days in Southern California

7 days in Southern California

If you’ve never thought of Southern California as a perfect family getaway, think again! You and yours will be able to enjoy a slew of family-friendly activities you really can’t see anywhere else.  (more…)

Tips for planning an Epic California PCH Roadtrip

Tips for planning an Epic California PCH Roadtrip

Summer is here which means there’s no better time than now to start planning your next adventure. And why not make it a road trip?? The California PCH has been repeatedly named as one of the top road trips in the world.  While I’ve not been […]

6 awesome Coffee shops for your California Coast roadtrip

6 awesome Coffee shops for your California Coast roadtrip

I love coffee. I take that back. I really love coffee. More like espresso. And lattes. Yummmm.  I admit I have a problem….but its ok. I promise. So when it came time to drive the California coast, I was determined to try as many coffee […]

Daytrip to Solvang

Daytrip to Solvang

On our California coast road trip, we made a quick detour to the quaint little town of Solvang. Located off of 101, via CA-246 in central California, this was a quick and easy detour for us to take off of the Pacific Coast Highway on our way from Pismo Beach to Santa Barbara. (more…)