California @ BellaOnline California has something for everyone, from the Pacific Ocean in the west to the Sierra Nevada Mountains in the east. en-us Copyright 2015 All Rights Reserved. Tue, 1 Sep 2015 08:23:27 EST 240 California @ BellaOnline Paddling Newport Beach Paddle sports abound in the Newport Beach area, and there is much waterway to be explored. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 01:00:00 EST 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. Sun, 23 Aug 2015 01:00:00 EST Lassen National Park Lassen National Park is remote but worth the drive. Unusual geo-thermal activity gives the area an unusual and eerie beauty. Sun, 16 Aug 2015 01:00:00 EST