May 27th, 2013
There are some amazing places to shop in Southern California. Some of the best places to shop there are the Beverly Center, The Grove, Third Street Promenade, and Fashion Valley Mall. Each one of these places provides patrons with a fun and unique shopping experience.
The Beverly Center, which is located in Los Angeles, is an upscale shopping destination. The mall has over 160 stores and restaurants. Some of these stores are Armani Exchange, Nine West, Kenneth Cole, Versace, and Bloomingdale’s. The Read the rest of this entry »
March 21st, 2013
Shopping on a budget in California can be accomplished with careful planning. Use cash instead of a debit or credit card to pay for your purchases. Leave your checkbook and debit cards at home. This way you won’t be tempted to buy things outside of your budget. You know you have a certain amount of money to spend and you can’t overspend. Make a list of the things you need and stick to your list. Shopping with Read the rest of this entry »
June 11th, 2012
California is a large state filled with interesting things to do. From mountains to beaches, this state has so much to do that sometimes a vacationer may forget that there are hundreds, if not thousands, of wineries in California.
California has a wide variety of wineries. There are organic wineries that offer wines that are free of sulfites, Cal-Italia wineries that follow the traditions of their Italian ancestors and everything in between. If you enjoy wine tasting, or just learning about the history of California wineries, there are weekend events Read the rest of this entry »
August 18th, 2011
California is the fourth largest wine producers in the country. When most people think of wine, they associate it with the regions of northern California, like Napa or Sanoma. There are also some locations in southern California that are just as wonderful to visit to taste some spectacular wines.
San Diego does not just have incredible beaches, but also several wineries in the area. A day trip to the historic town of Julian, just 60 miles from San Diego, will head you in the right direction to discover six wineries in the area. There are also several bed and breakfasts in Read the rest of this entry »
August 15th, 2011
Wine tasting is a great recreational activity for wine lovers and California is the best place to do it in the United States. When taking a visit to Wine Country how do you go about finding the best places to take a tour and do some wine tasting.
One of the best and easiest places to get loads of information on various winery tours and wine tasting is the Internet. The Internet is packed full of various different options allowing you to choose the right option for your and your Read the rest of this entry »
August 14th, 2011
California is not just a place for sun worshipers, it has some mighty rugged mountains that provide perfect opportunities for people who love outdoor winter sports such as snowboarding. Most of them are very accessible and the winters bring plenty of snow so they are always able to operate. It does not matter what part of the state you live in, there are snow areas close to you.
One of the most popular ones is located in Northern California and Mt Shasta can be found with snowboarders on the mountain all winter long. Because it is over 14,000 feet, there Read the rest of this entry »
July 15th, 2011
So you’ve decided to take a trip to California but you’re just not sure where to visit. You’ve hear the stories about LA and you’re afraid San Francisco’s going to be too big of a culture shock…what to do now? Get on that plane, watch a little direct satellite during the flight and calm your mind. We’ve got a list of the must -see California cities you’ve probably never heard of…
San Louis Obispo – This little gem is a college town that’s easy to navigate and not lacking Read the rest of this entry »
June 21st, 2011
Surfing is synonymous with California. With hundreds of miles of coastline along the Pacific Ocean it is not difficult to find a place to surf, from San Diego to San Francisco. Some of the best surfing spots are:
Malibu- well known as a residence for the rich and famous, this area is also a surfing mecca. Malibu is home to three extremely popular surf beaches: Zuma, Little Dume, and Surfrider. Surfers have been flocking to the waves in Malibu since the 1920′s.
Huntington Beach- Read the rest of this entry »
May 25th, 2011
If you live in California, you are probably interested in learning how to surf. Luckily, there are great surf instructors that live in California, and many of them specialize for families. Here are some of the best surfing lessons for families.
Learn To Surf LA
Learn To Surf LA is a company with a couple of locations; however, they are mainly based in Santa Monica. They offer lessons in LA, Santa Monica, Malibu, and Zuma all year round. Their surf instructors are all CPR and first-aid certified, and they are some Read the rest of this entry »
May 21st, 2011
Surfing is one of the most popular things to do in California. If you want to learn how to surf, consider taking a few surfing lessons at one of California’s many surf schools.
Surf School Santa Cruz. If you want to learn how to surf from a professional surfer, look no further than the Surf School Santa Cruz. All surf lessons are taught by professional surfer Bud Freitas. Serving the Santa Cruz area, the Surf School Santa Cruz is the best surf school in Santa Cruz and perhaps in the entire state of California.
Kahuna Bob’s Surf School. The Kahuna Read the rest of this entry »