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Magical Moments at Alta Cresta Olive Orchard

Magical Moments at Alta Cresta Olive Orchard

A Tasty Visit to a Central California Olive OrchardMagical Moments at Alta Cresta Olive OrchardMost Southern Californians know that Paso Robles is a great wine-tasting destination, but many are not aware that olive orchards producing award-winning oils are located in...

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Escape to MarFarm

Escape to MarFarm

Picturesque Edna Valley RegionESCAPE TO MARFARM ​If you need a break from the hustle and bustle that comes with city life, you’ll want to take a peek at the picturesque Edna Valley region. While perhaps not as familiar as Paso Robles, this beautiful area, known for...

Temecula Wineries

Temecula Wineries

As You Like ItTemecula Wineries: Ponte Winery and Bottaia Winery ​Ponte, a picturesque and fun SoCal winery– along with its more sophisticated sister winery, Bottaia– offers something for everybody. Once upon a time, Temecula wineries were scoffed at by their...

Keeping Up with the Kimptons

Keeping Up with the Kimptons

Santa Barbara EditionKeeping Up with the Kimptons ​We all have one requirement in common when we travel: Suitable accommodations. Whether timeshare, lodge, resort, friend/family home or hotel, we want a comfortable place to lay our head when we are out of town. With...

Plant-Based Yum!

Plant-Based Yum!

October 1st Marks National Vegetarian DayPlant-Based Yum!October 1st marks National Vegetarian Day and what better way to celebrate than by taking a trip around the globe? With a quarter of a million consumers opting for plant-based diets in January alone, it’s no...

SoCal Staycations

SoCal Staycations

Satisfy Your Wanderlust HeartSoCal StaycationsWith the recent restrictions and cautions about overseas travel, many of us are opting to stay put. But that doesn't mean you have to give up your wanderlust heart. A few quick, local getaways can boost your morale. While...

Huntington Beach:  Perfect Mix of Past and Present

Huntington Beach: Perfect Mix of Past and Present

Perfect Mix of Past and PresentHuntington BeachHuntington Beach has always been an idyllic beachfront city in Southern California attracting sun lovers, athletes, entertainers, and visitors worldwide. It's also officially known as SurfCity USA since this is where the...

The Old Towns of SoCal

The Old Towns of SoCal

A Blast from the PastThe Old Towns of SoCalSouthern California is historic for many things — the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, the gnarly surf culture, and the iconic Route 66 just to name a few. While tourists may venture here for the wonderful world of Disney or...

Five Fab Date Spots in Los Angeles

Five Fab Date Spots in Los Angeles

SPICE UP YOUR NEXT DATE NIGHTFive Fab Date Spots in Los AngelesSpice up your next date with an impressive meal and a memorable experience. The location and food are a crucial part of any rendezvous. Wow your date with one of these hip and happening LaLaLand locations....

The Landsby

The Landsby

Danish Getaway in SolvangThe LandsbySolvang, located in the Santa Ynez Valley, is famed for its Danish charm and during the summer it’s bustling with visitors from around the world. Once there, tourists feel as though they are in a quaint Scandinavian village far from...

A MexItalian Inspired Vacation

A MexItalian Inspired Vacation

Sassy, Sunny, Savory San DiegoA MexItalian Inspired VacationWith escalating gas prices, driving can be the more affordable mode of transportation. If driving isn’t your style, SD is a short train ride into the Santa Fe Depot from whichever SoCal city you reside in....

Kona Kai

Kona Kai

SAN DIEGO - SHELTER ISLANDKona Kai Resort and SpaPerched on the western end of San Diego’s Shelter Island, the venerable Kona Kai Resort and Spa has a new look, a new vibe, new suites, and a new club. The Kona Kai has been a San Diego favorite for generations because...

Breakfast Places In SoCal

Breakfast Places In SoCal

The Breakfast Club5 Killer Breakfast Places to Kick-Start Your DayIf you're looking for breakfast in Southern Caliornia we've got you covered.  We've found the hottest spots to satisfy that breakfast/brunch itch. Ventura County Chocolatine French Bakery, Thousand...

Weirdly Wonderful Museums

Weirdly Wonderful Museums

Weirdly Wonderful MuseumsThough most conventional museums are required viewing for their historical value, they’re all apt to look somewhat similar after a period of time. Paintings and sculptures, as masterfully made as they usually are, can blur together. The...

San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo

SLO-downNot Your Average College TownDo you like wine, history, culture and an abundance of outdoor activities? San Luis Obispo, also known as SLO, is a town to put at the top of your vacation list. Located on California’s Central Coast, midway between Los Angeles and...

Concert Venues in So Cal

Concert Venues in So Cal

The Lucky 7Prime-Time Concert Venues in So CalIf there is one maxim about live music, it's the following: The perception of the music is highly influenced by where it is performed. The setting could be indoors or in the open air, but, nevertheless, it has to be...

ANIMAL ADVENTURES IN SOUTHERN CAIFORNIA

ANIMAL ADVENTURES IN SOUTHERN CAIFORNIA

OH MY!LIONS, TIGERS, AND BEARSEveryone loves animals and all over Southern California there are opportunities to see a variety at diverse locations. Check out a few of our favorites. Santa Barbara -- At the Santa Barbara Zoo you can enjoy the regular experience seeing...

Magnificent Murals Around Town

Magnificent Murals Around Town

Treasure troves of murals throughout Southern CaliforniaMagnificent Murals Around TownCan you imagine viewing artwork in a museum without a glowering security guard staring you down to make sure not too close to the piece? What if you had the ability, day or night, in...

Watts Towers

Watts Towers

Accidentally creating an historic piece of workWatts Towers Arts CenterSometimes you begin a journey, unclear of the final destination. You take the first steps and let destiny unfold. Back in 1921, when Simon Rodia purchased a little cottage in Los Angeles with a...

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