17 Gorgeous Views of the Golden Gate Bridge

The Golden Gate Bridge is the icon of San Francisco and one of the most inspiring architectural wonders in the world. There’s something so visually pleasing about the way the vermillion-red suspension bridge hovers delicately over the brilliant turquoise water below — often with a veil of fog — that makes photographing the Golden Gate … Read more 17 Gorgeous Views of the Golden Gate Bridge

The 50 Best Instagram Spots in San Francisco

San Francisco is an Instagrammer’s dream! I mean… the app was invented here. From its impossibly steep hills to its houses with Victorian charms, from the reds of the Golden Gate Bridge to the deep turquoise of the Bay, from cable cars to piers: every bit of San Francisco is Instagram gold. I’m a Bay … Read more The 50 Best Instagram Spots in San Francisco

15 Romantic Things to Do in San Diego for Your Next Date

Like many coastal California cities, San Diego has scenic views nearly everywhere you look. Hugging San Diego’s sparkling cityscape are stretches of dramatic coastal bluffs, golden sands, and the glistening sea—the perfect backdrop to any romance! San Diego is overflowing with art, culture, history, and entertainment. You can spend the afternoon on an outdoor adventure … Read more 15 Romantic Things to Do in San Diego for Your Next Date

21 Best Hikes in Los Angeles (For All Levels!)

Los Angeles is the city that dreams are made of! The rich and famous often take center stage in this dazzling city full of glitz and glamour, leaving other aspects behind closed curtains. It’s time to bring your attention to the city’s vast and varied—and rather breathtaking—geography with these incredible hikes in L.A. L.A. is … Read more 21 Best Hikes in Los Angeles (For All Levels!)

Weekend in Napa Valley Itinerary: 2 Days of Wine & Wonder

You don’t have to love wine to enjoy your time in Napa Valley…. But it would definitely help! This two day Napa itinerary is geared towards those very wine-lovers who have spent years of their lives dreaming of the day that they would get to explore the endless rolling vineyards that make up the Napa … Read more Weekend in Napa Valley Itinerary: 2 Days of Wine & Wonder

The 10 Best Brunch Spots in Los Angeles (Picked by a Local)

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Brunch is arguably the best meal of the day. If you’re not an early riser, brunch offers you all the beloved morning fare straight through to the afternoon. In LA, brunch is not taken lightly here. Craving some french toast and eggs at 8pm? LA has a place for it. Brunch on a rooftop? LA … Read more The 10 Best Brunch Spots in Los Angeles (Picked by a Local)

How to Spend One Day in Malibu on a Day Trip from LA

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Approximately 30 miles west of downtown Los Angeles is the idyllic beach city of Malibu. This charming seaside community includes a 21-mile-long natural coastline bordered by the boundless sea and the rugged highlands of the Santa Monica Mountains.  During the spring, wildflowers bloom in abundance, coloring Malibu’s countryside with vibrant hues while rainfall ushers in … Read more How to Spend One Day in Malibu on a Day Trip from LA

The 10 Best Coffee Shops & Cafes in Los Angeles, Picked by a Local

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In a busy city like Los Angeles, you’re bound to need a pick-me-up to help you keep up with the fast-paced lifestyle (and make sitting in the daily LA traffic slightly more bearable).  The awesome part of living in LA is that there are coffee shops everywhere, so you don’t need to search far and … Read more The 10 Best Coffee Shops & Cafes in Los Angeles, Picked by a Local

How to Spend One Day in LA (A Local’s Itinerary)

With so much to do and see in Los Angeles, it might seem impossible to get anything done with just one day in LA. Well, this itinerary will prove the opposite—there is a lot you can accomplish with 24 hours in Los Angeles if you plan correctly! Your day in LA will start Downtown, then … Read more How to Spend One Day in LA (A Local’s Itinerary)

The Best Los Angeles Date Ideas: 15 Ultra Romantic Things to Do in LA

Los Angeles isn’t just a place for Hollywood studios and hot fashion. It’s a place for people who want to live their best lives and maybe also find the romance that they want. While the city might have more of a reputation for its stars and its shopping, the truth is that it’s an amazing … Read more The Best Los Angeles Date Ideas: 15 Ultra Romantic Things to Do in LA