Camping is a summertime must-do for many folks.
The list of things to love about enjoying the great outdoors is long, but the preparation takes a great deal of work, and the roughing it part, basically that sleeping on the ground thing, rules out camping for a number of folks.
Continue reading “Glamping in Sonoma Wine Country”
Not being able to get a non-stop flight, has a knack for stopping vacation planning before it even has a chance to heat up. But thanks to some new flights taking off, exploring is easier than ever from the San Francisco Bay Area.
Continue reading “Taking Off is Easy with New Flights from SFO”
Everyone likes to getaway, especially on long weekends, but don’t forget to take advantage your own backyard. Memorial Day weekend serves as the kickoff for summer, and this year the must do list in the San Francisco Bay Area seems longer than ever.
Continue reading “BottleRock & Beyond in Downtown Napa”
The list of places to visit in the Caribbean is long. And it’s about to get even longer.
Island hopping has long been a thing. A fun thing. But if you’re the type of traveler who likes to go places off the beaten bath, the Caribbean probably hasn’t been on your radar. But good news, there still are spots where mass tourism isn’t the norm.
First stop, Nicaragua’s Corn Islands.
Continue reading “Caribbean Unknowns, Worth Getting to Know”
For most folks a trip to Yellowstone National Park, is what summer vacations are made for. But winter has some perks worth considering when planning your next park adventure.
Continue reading “Planning Your Next National Park Adventure, Yellowstone in Winter”
Part of the fun of traveling somewhere new is the unexpected. Even when you’ve done your research, surprises can be a good thing. Unexpected wows. That’s what I like to call them. Even if you’ve read countless travel websites and every guidebook out there, they can sneak up on you.
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I’ve lost track of how many years I’ve called the San Francisco Bay Area home, but I always get excited about planning a trip to Los Angeles. Southern California and Northern California may call the same state home, but it’s safe to say a bit of a rivalry exists. LA was where I spent my college days, and fell in love with summer-like weather that’s typical all year long.
Continue reading “Winter Warm-up in Los Angeles”
Everyone was on board and buckled in. The airplane door was closed, and I was thrilled to have an open seat next to me. Than the pilot clicked on. The plane had a flat tire and we were looking at a two hour delay leaving Vancouver.
Continue reading “The Window Seat – Vancouver to San Francisco”
What do you look for when choosing a hotel for vacation? Price? Location? Choices seem to grow every day and it’s not just about the destination anymore. Hotels are cooking all sorts of ways to reel in guests.
Continue reading “Hotel Extras that Make You Go Wow”
With the weather getting colder in many parts and the stress of the holidays kicking in, getting out of town might sound like a good idea right about now.
Luckily, long, sunny days are waiting in Cabo San Lucas..
Continue reading “Searching for Sun? Getaway to Cabo San Lucas”