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Your Epic 8 Day Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip Itinerary
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Your Epic 8 Day Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip Itinerary

If a road trip down California’s coast isn’t on your bucket list, you should probably drop whatever you’re doing and go ahead and plan a trip. Let me help you plan the perfect 8 day Pacific Coast Highway road trip itinerary down California’s coast from San Francisco to San Diego. Day 1: San Francisco You’ll…

Napa Valley 101: Tips for First Time Visitors
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Napa Valley 101: Tips for First Time Visitors

I don’t know about you, but after booking my first Napa Valley trip, I felt like a kid in a candy store. So many wineries to choose from, but so little time! With that in mind, I did some serious research on an ideal Napa Valley route, hotel reservations, winery reservations, and so on and…

Windmills & Wine: Top Attractions in Solvang, California
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Windmills & Wine: Top Attractions in Solvang, California

Have you ever dreamed of a place where you can eat authentic Dutch pastries for breakfast, tacos for lunch, and finish off the day with some stroopwafels? Where you can wake up, dip your toes in the Pacific, and then throw on your wooden dancing clogs without getting a second look? Probably not…because that would…

3 Days in San Francisco: The Ultimate Itinerary
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3 Days in San Francisco: The Ultimate Itinerary

As soon as I made it into the city, I knew I was in trouble. I had barely been there 30 minutes, and San Francisco already had me. I’m not sure precisely what it was—maybe the steep hills filled with picturesque houses, the happy vibes I got from its inhabitants, or possibly the little boutiques…

8 Foolproof Tips for Driving Big Sur
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8 Foolproof Tips for Driving Big Sur

Imagine a place where rugged cliffs meet deserted beaches, soaring redwoods shadow a winding road, and elephant seals frolic in the Pacific. No, this is not in a coloring book…I’m talking about Big Sur, California, one of the most naturally beautiful places I’ve ever visited.  I wanted to pass along a few things that I…