California

California Travel Guide

Travel to California and walk through its towering redwood forests, lounge on one of its world-class beaches, and sample its award-winning wines. Visit its bustling cities and take in the breathtaking views, experiences and culinary delights the golden state has to offer. Truly, California travel offers something for everyone.

Things Not to Miss in California

• Wine tasting in Napa Valley
• Going on rides at Disneyland, i.e. ‘the happiest place on earth.’
• Camping in Yosemite, a breathtakingly beautiful national park located in the central eastern portion of the state
• Visiting San Francisco’s tourist attractions, including the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and its large and bustling Chinatown
• Taking pictures in front of Los Angles renowned Hollywood sign
• Surfing in Santa Barbara
• Skiing in Lake Tahoe

When to Go to California

Most of the state enjoys mild temperatures year-round, so visit California at your leisure. However, keep in mind that the climate varies considerably as you move south to north. Winters can get chilly in the north (although snowfall is an uncommon occurrence, except for in the mountains) and rainfall is considerably more common. In the south, including Los Angeles, temperatures remain in the 70s to 80s year-round.

Articles about California

San Francisco’s food scene has exploded in recent years. Its theater scene? Not so much. That’s part of the reason why progressive restaurateurs entering the realm of dinner theater is so exciting. Below, some of the best on offer: Swedish Amer...
For all its stunning landscapes, award-winning wineries, and farm-to-table restaurants, West Sonoma (the half of Sonoma County that stretches between Highway 101 and the Pacific Ocean) is a bit of a luxury hotel desert. The notable exception is th...
If Luis Ramallo has it his way (and if enough people back his Kickstarter project),  Baker, California will soon become home to a two-story, UFO-themed hotel. Each of the 31 rooms in the $30 million project would glean inspiration from celestial a...
If Luis Ramallo has it his way (and if enough people back his Kickstarter project),  Baker, California will soon become home to a two-story, UFO-themed hotel. Each of the 31 rooms in the $30 million project would glean inspiration from celestial a...
If Luis Ramallo has it his way (and if enough people back his Kickstarter project),  Baker, California will soon become home to a two-story, UFO-themed hotel. Each of the 31 rooms in the $30 million project would glean inspiration from celestial a...
If Luis Ramallo has it his way (and if enough people back his Kickstarter project),  Baker, California will soon become home to a two-story, UFO-themed hotel. Each of the 31 rooms in the $30 million project would glean inspiration from celestial a...
If Luis Ramallo has it his way (and if enough people back his Kickstarter project),  Baker, California will soon become home to a two-story, UFO-themed hotel. Each of the 31 rooms in the $30 million project would glean inspiration from celestial a...
If Luis Ramallo has it his way (and if enough people back his Kickstarter project),  Baker, California will soon become home to a two-story, UFO-themed hotel. Each of the 31 rooms in the $30 million project would glean inspiration from celestial a...
Flaunting designer labels used be reserved for Louis Vuitton handbags and Chanel perfume. Now it appears to have hopped the fence from fashion to the confectionary arts. After its online debut in 2012, designer candy store Sugarfina quickly gained...
California has always been a bit of an obsession for the tech industry, but most of the attention has been focused in a northerly direction. That’s slowly changing: Los Angeles is coming into its own as a tech hub. When Cornerstone OnDemand, a loc...