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Hearst Castle

Hearst Castle

February 22, 2017 No Comments Hearst Castle was once a vacation home belonging to newspaper mogul William Randolph Hearst. It sits high atop a hill in San Simeon, California, overlooking the Pacific Ocean.  Its location is certainly beautiful, and was aptly named “La Cuesta Encantada,” The Enchanted Hill, for the views are simply enchanting. It was first opened to the ...

 

Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa

Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa

August 23, 2016 No Comments One of the best things about the Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa is its location. It sits atop a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The surf pounds the rocky shore below, while sea gulls wheel or hang upon the wind, seeming not to move at all. Their shrill cries carry on the ocean breeze which ...

 

Desert Dreaming: Death Valley

Desert Dreaming: Death Valley

October 18, 2015 No Comments It’s been awhile since my family and I visited Death Valley, and an equally long time since I’ve written about it here. Viewed in the fall, with still-warm days and star-filled nights, or the spring, when a riot of wildflowers burst out along the valley floor; viewed in winter when snow crusts the Panamints and ...

 

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Best Waterparks in the USA for 2014

Best Waterparks in the USA for 2014

July 17, 2014 1 Comment   Whether you are a thrill-seeker with an appetite for high speed, or prefer to wade through a tranquil pool, these 10 best waterparks in the USA have something for everyone in your family. From tots and teens, to adults with frisky genes, few things beat a visit to a waterpark on a hot summer’s ...

 

Riviera Resort in Palm Springs – Desert Delights

Riviera Resort in Palm Springs – Desert Delights

November 16, 2012 No Comments My kids have always talked about the California desert as if it was a place even more exotic than it is – as if it were the sands of Arabia, and Aladin would soon be sailing a magic carpet over their heads. So a recent trip to the Rat Pack meets fairy tale wonders of ...

 

5 Top Family Attractions in San Francisco

5 Top Family Attractions in San Francisco

October 18, 2012 No Comments The City by the Bay is also home to many wonderful attractions that are perfect for families with kids. Below are five top picks to keep even the youngest in your clan happily entertained. These attractions are listed alphabetically, and provide for wonderful learning opportunities about the amazing and diverse world in which we live. ...

 

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Vacation at the Desert Springs Marriott Villas, Palm Desert, CA

Vacation at the Desert Springs Marriott Villas, Palm Desert, CA

August 6, 2012 No Comments Palm Desert, California is a very popular destination for snowbirds looking to escape the cold weather during the winter months. With hundreds of golf courses within minutes driving time, a wide range of accommodations from budget motels to five star resorts, plentiful recreational attractions, abundant shopping and dining, and stunning natural beauty, this desert oasis ...

 

Terranea Resort in Palos Verdes Peninsula, Southern California

Terranea Resort in Palos Verdes Peninsula, Southern California

July 31, 2012 1 Comment Ocean and view of the Palos Verdes Penninsula from the Terranea Resort Located on the breathtaking Pacific Ocean cliffs of the Palos Verdes Peninsula lies the idyllic Terranea Resort and Golf Course. This Mediterranean style resort is perched along the Rancho Palos Verdes coast on over 100 acres of unobstructed views of the ocean and ...

 

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Family Fun at the Food Truck Festival in Santa Anita, CA

Family Fun at the Food Truck Festival in Santa Anita, CA

July 19, 2012 No Comments The City of Angels has become synonymous with the food truck. Spend any amount of time in our fair city and you’re sure to spot them rolling down the street, restaurants-on-wheels catering to as many different types and taste-buds as there are people in our city of 12 million. No longer simply humble “taco trucks” ...

 

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USS Iowa Battleship at the Port of Los Angeles

USS Iowa Battleship at the Port of Los Angeles

July 16, 2012 No Comments President Theodore Roosevelt once said, “Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.” This certainly applies to the USS Iowa, the battleship hailed as the “World’s Greatest Naval Ship,” serving our country for over 50 years, from World War II, to the Korean Conflict, during the Cold War, and the post-Cold War ...

 

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