Paddling Newport Beach
Paddle sports abound in the Newport Beach area, and there is much waterway to be explored.
The Legend of the San Nicholas Island Woman
The story of Juana Maria, the Native American woman who inspired the children's classic Island of the Blue Dolphins, is a fascinating tale - and entirely true.
Lassen National Park
Lassen National Park is remote but worth the drive. Unusual geo-thermal activity gives the area an unusual and eerie beauty.
This is an introduction to the many "Chinatowns" in California. These areas are important for far more reasons than just restaurants! A visit to any one will immerse the traveler into California's multicultural history.
An introduction to the fun waiting for the visitor to Lake Tahoe, California
Santa Monica Pier
The Santa Monica Pier is the center of Los Angeles beach culture, and a fun place to spend an afternoon.
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