As a resident of California, I am completely fascinated by the fact that life can be so different here from one city to the next. Even just in the San Francisco Bay Area where I live there is a lot of diversity in terms of socio-political views,...
A trip to the lounge called Top of the Mark at the Mark Hopkins Hotel should be on everyone's "to do" list. The scenery overlooking the City of San Francisco and Bay from this lofty position is amazing! Photos and videos.
A tour of a gold rush museum can be boring or interesting, but seeing the humor in history is always fun.
What to see and do on a family vacation in Palm Desert California
A comprehensive guide to upcoming ASL and Deaf events in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Trying to cross the Devil's Golf Course in a pioneer's covered wagon would have been a nightmare! Numerous photos plus videos of this largest of U.S. national parks are here to be seen and enjoyed including a palm fringed oasis surrounded by desert.
Many gold rush "boom towns" grew up quickly and disappeared almost as fast. Mariposa, California is one that survived from its 1850 beginning, keeping much of the local historic flavor intact.
A small winery with a lot of heart, Butterfly Creek is located in the heart of California gold country near Yosemite National Park.
Finding and Naming Alcatraz The island was originally named at the end of the eighteenth century, when explorers from Spain made their way to the San Francisco Bay in order to chart the as-yet-undiscovered land located...
A brief overview and guide to the respective and diverse parks, sites, and monuments of the National Park Service in the state of California.