Ometepe, Nicarauga
[ July 31, 2014 – 8:30 am | No Comment ]

Ometepe, Nicaragua, (or Isla de Ometepe), takes its name literally from the two mountains that tower over the other vegetation on the island. Found in Lake Nicaragua, Ometepe has become one of the must-see destinations …

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Santa Barbara, CA
July 8, 2014 – 6:48 pm | No Comment
Santa Barbara, CA

While Santa Barbara may only be about an hour away from the mega-metropolis of Los Angeles, this sunny, seaside town couldn’t be more different. Known as the “Riviera of the West” to some, Santa Barbara …

(Standford University Campus) San Jose, CA
July 1, 2014 – 8:15 am | No Comment
(Standford University Campus) San Jose, CA

San Jose, California, is the largest city in the Silicon Valley area and the headquarters of many American tech companies. However, you can find a diverse group of neighborhoods with every type of atmosphere you …

Coit Tower (San Francisco, CA)
June 24, 2014 – 8:07 am | One Comment
Coit Tower (San Francisco, CA)

There are several well-known landmarks and attractions to discover in San Francisco, California.  One of the more intriguing is Coit Tower atop Telegraph Hill.  This gleaming white tower dedicated to San Francisco fire fighters rises …

San Diego, CA
June 19, 2014 – 8:13 am | No Comment
San Diego, CA

If you’ve never been to the coastal California city of San Diego, then you haven’t experienced the slower-paced version of Los Angeles. San Diego is the second largest city in the state and yet embodies …

Sacramento, CA
June 12, 2014 – 9:35 am | No Comment
Sacramento, CA

You might be surprised to learn that Sacramento is one of the oldest cities in California.  Established in 1849 (right after the Gold Rush), Sacramento, California, is full of reminders of its history and legacy. …

Palm Springs, CA
May 20, 2014 – 8:45 am | One Comment
Palm Springs, CA

Even in the desert there is often an oasis where you can relax and enjoy yourself away from the daily grind.  In southern California, that place is Palm Springs and this resort city continues to …

Tiburon, CA
May 17, 2014 – 8:01 pm | One Comment
Tiburon, CA

If you’re looking for a day trip near San Francisco, or just something to shake up another visit to the popular California vacation destination, give Tiburon a look.  This small historic town is right across …

Anaheim, CA
May 13, 2014 – 8:44 am | One Comment
Anaheim, CA

Just south of Los Angeles and not far from Long Beach, Anaheim, California, is a great place for a day trip out of the city or a tremendous family vacation by itself.  With this fantastic …

Sonoma, CA
April 22, 2014 – 8:37 am | One Comment
Sonoma, CA

The Bay Area is known for being the center of the California wine-making industry, there is much to see in Sonoma that you might not be aware of!  This great west coast destination has a …

Balboa Park (San Diego, CA)
April 20, 2014 – 12:14 pm | No Comment
Balboa Park (San Diego, CA)

Just north of downtown San Diego, you’ll find a 1,200 acre urban cultural park unlike anything else in southern California.  Balboa Park is full of beautiful open spaces, natural vegetation zones, the world famous San …