Posts in California
What to Do in Channel Islands National Park

One of California’s nine national parks, and the only one accessible solely by boat or plane, the Channel Islands is a shining and distinctive example of California’s coastal landscapes and wildlife. Here are some of the best things to do to get the most out of your visit to the Channel Islands, whether you have one day, or multiple, to spare!

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Everything You Need to Know Before Visiting Channel Islands National Park

Making the trek out to the Channel Islands means getting to see absolutely unreal, untouched landscapes and wildlife. If you’re ready to start planning your trip, keep reading for everything you need to know before visiting Channel Islands National Park!

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Where Traveling for Work Meets Actually Enjoying Yourself: How Cambria Hotels Cater to Business Travelers

With so much choice and so many things to consider, choosing a hotel for a business trip can often be, well, super overwhelming. Here are some things I look for in a hotel whenever I’m traveling for work.

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The Best Snowy and Sunny Places to Visit in California this Winter

Whether you’re in it for the snow, or you’re more of a beach bum, there’s really no wrong way to spend winter in California. Here are some of the best places to visit the next time you’re in California for the holidays.

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Los Angeles Staycation Idea: Two Days in Palos Verdes, California

Palos Verdes has so much to offer for nature-lovers and relaxation-seekers, and in two days, you’ll be able to get a pretty good feel for it all. Read on for my tips and sample itinerary for the perfect staycation in Palos Verdes over a two-day weekend!

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Where to Stay in Palos Verdes: Terranea Resort

Terranea Resort is located in Palos Verdes, one of the most picturesque pockets of Los Angeles County. It’s an eco-focused, sustainably minded property, and there’s so much to do that it’s a destination in its own right. Here’s everything you need to know about visiting Los Angeles’ only oceanfront luxury resort!

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A Guide to Los Angeles’s Best-Kept Secret: Palos Verdes

Palos Verdes is not one of those places that necessarily screams ‘look at me.’ But that’s exactly what makes it so special. And, it’s just a short drive from Los Angeles! Here’s my full guide on what to do and experience in Palos Verdes, California.

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Winter In the Mountains: How to Spend 1 Day in Big Bear

For me, winter usually just means a 10-degree drop in temperature and occasional rain, and snow is just a far-off fairytale that I only get to see on social media and in movies, and I know I’m not alone! But that’s where Big Bear comes in. With only one day to spare in late January, we decided to take a day trip and see for ourselves just what makes Big Bear so magical.

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Unexpected US Road Trip Ideas That Need to Be On Your Radar

Need some off-the-beaten-path ideas for your next US road trip? Read on for 10 incredibly unique and unexpected destinations that need to be on your radar.

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My Review of The Getaway House: A Tiny Cabin For Urban Dwellers

Want to get away from the city for a little while? The Getaway House’s tiny cabins, found outside of major cities over the USA, might be just the way to go. Read on for my full review of The Getaway House, plus everything you need to know to plan your trip.

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From Sunset to Sundown: 5 Ways to Spend the Perfect Summer Night in Los Angeles

Los Angeles and the surrounding areas are absolutely ginormous, and I’m not joking when I tell you you’ll find hundreds (thousands?) of things to do this summer. So, I wanted to share a list of some of the things I truly look forward to. Here’s what you can’t miss this summer in LA. 

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