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California’s Coffee Scene
California’s Coffee Scene Like wine, beer and spirits, California’s coffee culture is motivating coffee lovers from around the world to come experience what the Golden State has to offer. From cute and quiet cafés to local hangouts, here are some of California’s growing coffee...
California is a Winter Activity Wonderland
Even as the days grow shorter and temperatures get cooler, California is still just heating up. From the mountains to the deserts to the ocean, the Golden State offers an incredible array of winter activities to satisfy families, thrill-seeking Olympic hopefuls, and everyone in-between. We say that in...
California Inspires Top Designers
Best Places to Soak Up California Style, from Fashion Weeks to Design Districts California – with its dramatic landscapes, hip urban centers and Hollywood celebrities – inspires the world’s top designers, trendsetters and tastemakers. These creative icons continue to put the Golden...
California’s Emerging Trendy Destinations
The Golden State is known for its iconic destinations that attract large numbers of people every day. However, California is also home to numerous destinations that are quietly attracting wondering travelers. If you are looking for lesser-known places to explore, here are some of California’s emerging...
California's Top Ten Halloween Haunts
California’s Top Ten Halloween Haunts Leaves falling and temperatures dropping are just a couple of signs that summer is ending and fall is approaching. But before we make it to the holiday season we must first face our fears and endure the scariest holiday of them all - Halloween.  Although...
California's Emerging Art and Culture Scenes
The Golden State welcomes individuality, thriving off the many diverse cultures and peoples who call it home. Here, art and culture scenes are forever growing and changing, enabling visitors to experience the forefront of creativity each time they visit. Below is a sampling of the emerging destinations...
New Art & Culture Experiences Take Center Stage In California
Long known as a place for dreamers, California inspires artists from all over the world. From its dramatic landscapes to its passionate, free-spirited people, California is a perpetual muse, sparking creativity. Perhaps it’s no surprise that no matter where you travel in the Golden State, there’s...
Celebrate Native American Culture Year-Round in California
Many diverse cultures have shaped California across the centuries, beginning with the Native Americans, whose influence lives on today in communities across the Golden State. California’s many federally recognized tribes, from the Kumeyaay in San Diego to the Yurok in the Klamath Basin, celebrate...
"Get Disconnected" in California
With miles of pristine coastline and endless Instagram-worthy views, California is the perfect place for shareable memories. However, the Golden State is also an ideal destination for those looking to unplug and disconnect from the digital world. From remote areas with no cell service to spas requiring...
Experience California's Most Popular Competitions
While California features an abundance of community 5Ks and niche races, the state is also home to marquee events that attract athletes, participants and spectators from around the world. Below are just a few of the most popular competitions that visitors can partake in or watch in the Golden State. CYCLING STATEWIDE Amgen...
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