California

The best things to see in DTLA

The best things to see in DTLA

LA’s inner city district isn’t really known for having tourist hot spots, but I believe that it’s worth putting aside a morning or an afternoon to explore. Here are some hidden gems and the best things to see in DTLA!

Exploring Bodie: A Californian ghost town

Exploring Bodie: A Californian ghost town

I rarely get really surprised by a destination, especially if it’s a place I’ve been excited about for months. Usually, I’ve looked it up so many times, and seen so many photos, that I arrive and find pretty much exactly what I expected. So I’m going to start by saying […]

Driving through Emigrant Gap in California

Driving through Emigrant Gap in California

Last year, after we had visited Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe, we decided that we would drive back to our hotel in San Francisco on I-80, by Donner Pass. To be honest when we made the decision it was kind of on a whim, my traveling heart wanting to see more […]

Day trip to the stunning Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe

Day trip to the stunning Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe

Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe, is about a 3 1/2 hour drive from San Francisco and it was absolutely worth every single minute of the gorgeous drive. I fell in love with this beautiful area of the country and can’t wait to go visit it again.

San Francisco to Crater Lake road trip itinerary

San Francisco to Crater Lake road trip itinerary

My fiance and I are HUGE roadtrippers. We love getting in the car and just driving…we even drove cross country last summer! This Memorial Day weekend we did a road trip to Lassen Volcanic National Park and Crater Lake National Park. We left around 10:30 am on Saturday and made […]