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De-stress and Detox in California
From weightlifters pumping iron on Venice beach to farm-to-fork California cuisine, the Golden State has always led the nation in embracing trends in health and fitness. For wellness travelers, California has everything from expansive open lands, innovative spa treatments, detox retreats and healthy...
Celebrity Travel Favorites
Home to many stars and a vacation spot for many more, the Golden State offers the chance to catch a glimpse of your favorite celebrities. While a star sighting can’t be guaranteed, you can plan a trip that will allow you to walk in the footsteps of your favorite celebrity, and experience the best...
Guys Weekend Getaways in California
From skiing down slopes at world renowned ski resorts to playing 18 holes at famous golf courses, California boasts endless activities for those planning a manly escape. Here are some top activities for a group of guys’ planning a weekend getaway in California. Shasta Cascade For the group...
Extreme Sports in the Golden State
Extreme Sports in the Golden State California is world-famous for producing wine, movies, television shows, and endless orchards of fruits and vegetables. With an amazing collection of extreme sports activities to choose from, it’s also top of the mountain when it comes to fueling adrenaline...
Get a Taste of 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 scenes. North Coast: Mendocino...
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...
The Golden State 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...
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