Destination: Pismo Beach & Morro Bay, California

Pismo Beach boardwalk (March 2022) There are countless stops along central California worth checking out, but some of the smaller ones include Pismo Beach and Morro Bay. Both home to under 10,000 inhabitants, these coastal spots are popular with tourists while still retaining the local flair that's characteristic of this part of the state: rugged, … Continue reading Destination: Pismo Beach & Morro Bay, California


Destination: Solvang, California

Solvang town center (March 2022) Solvang means "sunny field" in Danish, and this small town in central California certainly pays tribute to its Danish history. Much of the town is decked out in quaint, half-timbered buildings reminiscent of the Nordic country, and it's a popular tourist stop for those on their way up and down … Continue reading Destination: Solvang, California

Destination: Santa Barbara, California

Mission Santa Barbara (March 2022) Santa Barbara is a coastal city located just 90 miles/145 km from Los Angeles, along the central coast of California. Home to just 88,000 residents, the city is a notable change to the nearly 4 million of its neighboring LA-- in contrast to the big city life, Santa Barbara feels … Continue reading Destination: Santa Barbara, California

5 Best Beaches in Los Angeles You Need to See

Winter is still in the air, but that doesn't stop Los Angelenos from flocking to the beach every day. In fact, temperatures are still pretty good in February, averaging about 69°F/21°C and sunny. And given that it's off-peak travel season, it's the best time to visit Los Angeles in the year. From surfing to beach … Continue reading 5 Best Beaches in Los Angeles You Need to See

Lost in LA: Hollywood Walk of Fame

When one thinks of Los Angeles, one word that commonly comes to mind is "Hollywood." After all, the city is the place for arts and motion pictures, the place where thousands of prospective actors and actresses flock to for a chance at stardom, and the place where millions visit for entertainment and good weather on … Continue reading Lost in LA: Hollywood Walk of Fame