Travel Adventures: San Francisco, California

If you didn’t get a chance to travel along with us in May down the California Pacific Coast Highway be sure to check out our All-Things-California posts. And if you can’t pull yourself away to explore all you need is a little culture immersion to get you in the mood. Hipster San Francisco History   There’s a reason…

Weekend Getaway: Jackson Hole, Wyoming

If you’re looking for a low-key vacation and a quick weekend getaway,  Jackson Hole should cure your wanderlust and give you a nice glimpse of a potentially longer summer trip. With all the perks of a foodie vacation, Jackson Hole offers shopping, skiing and nature hikes galore. ………………………Friday Evening………………………..   RUSTic Inn @ Jackson hole Check in at…

Day trip to Monterey Bay

Our visit to the central coast of California was part of our recent Pacific Coast Highway trip, but this gorgeous stretch of coastline really deserves to be its own destination. I loved Monterey and while we were only there for about a day and half, I fell in love with the people, the landscapes and…

Visit Asheville North Carolina

We could probably live in Asheville, North Carolina. Nature, boutique shopping, hipster eats, an Oregon-like culture tucked in the foothills of Blue Ridge Parkway without the higher cost of living. Lodging in Asheville, NC We rented an airbnb tree house in West Asheville for a week and were able to walk to the Bee Charmer…

Tips for Your Yosemite Valley Vacation

If this is your first time visiting Yosemite National Park here are the things you should know. Planning Yosemite is a big place. It's best to approach it in bite-size chunks. I think many of us get caught up in the how-much-vacation-can-I-fit-in-24 hours problem. Remember you're here to witness the majesty of the landscape... not to … Continue reading Tips for Your Yosemite Valley Vacation

When You Run Out of Gas in Yosemite Valley

It was a foggy morning. After having a quick breakfast that we had to pick up from the VONS grocery store in Oakhurst ( due to lack of Free Breakfast at our hotel), and questioning if Hiking in Yosemite Valley was really the best plan for this day of our vacation, as we had two kinda sick … Continue reading When You Run Out of Gas in Yosemite Valley

Visiting the Marin Headlands

  The Marin Headlands are a perfect escape from the city if you’re visiting San Francisco. Not only does it give you some beautiful views of the Golden Gate Bridge, the city and Angel Island, there’s also some great hiking opportunities, beaches and Point Bonita Lighthouse. I had done quite a bit of research on … Continue reading Visiting the Marin Headlands