The 10 Best Santa Barbara Wineries & Wine Tours

Warm days, cool nights, and fertile soil is a recipe for delicious wine, and Santa Barbara County has all of these components. The Santa Barbara wine region lies in the valleys and mountains to the north of Santa Barbara city. Most of these wonderful Santa Barbara wineries are clustered around smaller towns such as Los … Read more The 10 Best Santa Barbara Wineries & Wine Tours

The 5 Best Day Trips from Santa Barbara

While Santa Barbara has tons of exciting activities to do and places to visit, it’s also surrounded by interesting historical, cultural, and natural attractions that are absolutely worth visiting. Santa Barbara is a little less populated and developed than the rest of southern California, so some of the cool day trips you can take from … Read more The 5 Best Day Trips from Santa Barbara

6 Best Santa Barbara Hikes For All Levels

Hiking in Santa Barbara is a unique experience. A small mountain range called the Transverse Range is just a few miles from the Pacific Ocean, creating a scenic mountain backdrop from anywhere in the city and meaning that countless Santa Barbara hikes are, literally, in your backyard! It’s located just two hours north of Los … Read more 6 Best Santa Barbara Hikes For All Levels

11 Chill Things to Do in Mammoth Lakes in Winter

Have you been looking forward to a winter vacation far away from the peaks and valleys of life?  Find your mood peaking at Mammoth Lakes in winter! Surrounded by a mountain with an 11,000-foot peak, Mammoth Lakes is warm and inviting in the wintertime, making it a great escape for active skiers and laidback winter … Read more 11 Chill Things to Do in Mammoth Lakes in Winter

17 Useful Things to Know Before Visiting Sequoia National Park in Winter

If you’re looking for a delightful, snow-covered national park in winter, you’d be surprised to learn that California in winter has plentiful options! In fact, four of California’s eight national parks see snow virtually every year (Lassen, Sequoia, Kings Canyon, and Yosemite). In this post, we’ll be talking about Sequoia National Park in winter and what to … Read more 17 Useful Things to Know Before Visiting Sequoia National Park in Winter

7 Delightful Things to Do in Big Bear in Winter

There’s no better feeling when the frozen flakes, no two alike, first alight in the sky. When the first ruffles and shakes of trees have brought thin, powdery snow to the ground. When a cup of hot cider warms your hands, then your stomach, then your heart. If you ever find yourself thinking these thoughts or … Read more 7 Delightful Things to Do in Big Bear in Winter

Best of Yosemite Airbnb: 12 Amazing Airbnbs INSIDE the National Park

Are you trying to plan the perfect Yosemite escape, but a little lost at sea when it comes to picking where to stay in Yosemite? Unlike other national parks in the US, Yosemite actually has an abundance of excellent Airbnbs inside the national park, and all types of accommodations: from stand-alone cabins to studio spaces … Read more Best of Yosemite Airbnb: 12 Amazing Airbnbs INSIDE the National Park

10 Charming Napa Airbnbs to Escape To

Napa Valley is one of the Bay Area’s best-loved weekend getaways, and it’s no wonder. Napa has it all: a fantastic downtown with a delicious restaurant scene, incredible vineyards just minutes from town, the funky Oxbow Market, chic wine tasting bars, and lovely boutiques that entice would-be window-shoppers. But there’s a double-edged sword to Napa’s … Read more 10 Charming Napa Airbnbs to Escape To

Where to Go Camping Near Santa Barbara: 4 Serene Campgrounds

Santa Barbara County is rich in culture, history, and activities for all interests. While there is no shortage of hotels and other places to stay, camping near Santa Barbara is a great way to experience some of the beautiful landscapes that make this Central Coast region so unique. The warm, southern California weather makes it … Read more Where to Go Camping Near Santa Barbara: 4 Serene Campgrounds

Death Valley Airbnb: Tiny Homes, Glamping, RVs & Cute Stays Near the Park

Trying to figure out where to stay in Death Valley? It’s a bit harder to decide where the best Death Valley accommodations are than you’d think. For one, the park is the largest national park in all of the United States: that’s a whole lot of space to spread out! So if you’re only spending … Read more Death Valley Airbnb: Tiny Homes, Glamping, RVs & Cute Stays Near the Park