Pictures of the "largest living thing on earth" & other sites within these magnificent national parks of Sequoia & Kings Canyon. Some of these sequoia trees existed long before the pyramids in Egypt!
This is the ultimate guide to planning your trip to the California missions! Learn where the missions are located and the history behind California missions.
San Francisco is a sexy city and what’s sexier than a woman who knows how to pour you a good drink? Strangely the best of the female bartenders seem to be concentrated in The Mission, but you can find women spilling your shots at spots all...
A tour of a gold rush museum can be boring or interesting, but seeing the humor in history is always fun.
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.
About an hour to the east of San Francisco, lies the historic Black Diamond Mines site. If you’re planning a visit to San Francisco or the greater Bay Area, this is an interesting side trip...
Near the borders of California and Nevada, hidden within the vast sand lands of the northern Mojave Desert is one of the hottest places on earth. Located in Eastern California, Death Valley National Park is a world of exceptional beauty and adventure waiting to be explored.
Merle Haggard's got his start in Bakersfield. You can see his boxcar converted house at the Kern County Museum on Chester Avenue in Bakersfield, California. Barbara Mandrell country legend
A series of the best day trips around the San Francisco Bay Area. Having spent over twenty years exploring the Bay Area, I'll show you the best places to go wild, dine out, and get away from it all.
I say, Why NOT California? California is not just a place. It's a way of life. Cliché, I know, but true. I say that having come from a small farming community in Indiana, which is a completely different way of life than California. We just follow...