Adventure

Take a Coastal Drive from Los Angeles To San Francisco

Take a Coastal Drive from Los Angeles To San Francisco

The classic 380-mile Pacific Ocean coastal drive, along scenic Highway 101, between Los Angeles and San Francisco, takes you through Carmel and Santa Barbara, and along a dramatic Big Sur coastline. You can stop along the way to see many attractions – highlights include the Monterey Bay Aquarium and William Randolph Hearst’s hilltop castle. Begin your journey with a tour around Los Angeles’ affluent Rodeo Drive to see how the movie stars live, then after a dose of glamour and glitz head for hip Venice Beach for a spot of people watching. Continue on to Santa Barbara, where you can tour the city’s spectacularly beautiful Wine Country, go for a hiking or biking tour, visit the many beautiful gardens or relax on the beach. Moving north you pass through the predominantly Danish town of Solvang, where draft horses pull an authentic Danish streetcar through the town. You may be...

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Visiting Maui: What You Can Do And See

Visiting Maui: What You Can Do And See

Have you and your family recently made the decision to travel to Maui, this year or next? Lately, Maui vacations have rapidly increased in popularity. There are a number of different reasons for the spike in tourism, but you will often find that the increase in popularity is related to Maui and everything that you can do and see while there. Honestly, there are an unlimited number of activities that you and your family can participate in, while on a Maui vacation. When making the decision to vacation in Maui, a number of individuals are drawn in by the beautiful beaches. In fact, Maui’s beaches are often considered the highlight of the island. In Maui, you will find beaches that are breathtaking, so breathtaking that they are often hard to describe. In addition to the beauty of those beaches, the activities that they present are another one of the...

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Imagine a No Gambling Vacation in Las Vegas

Imagine a No Gambling Vacation in Las Vegas

Las Vegas Vacations, I assure you, are more than just gambling and shows at your favorite hotel. When you consider the location of Vegas, one almost has to assume that there surely must be more to it than gaming. Las Vegas, often referred to as a “Desert Oasis”, sits alone in the center of several mountain ranges. Amidst the bright lights and the glamor, one can explore their every fantasy and whim, But away from the glitter and gaming there lies an outdoor lover’s delight. Just waiting to be explored! Fishing, boating, hiking, backpacking, skiing, snowboarding, rock climbing, and sightseeing are but a few of the activities available to the avid outdoors-person. There isn’t a more diverse area to vacation in. Mt Charleston lies just north of the city, about a 30 minute drive, Skiing, snowboarding and snowmobiling are popular winter activities. In the summer you’ll find welcomed relief...

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The Best of Hawaii: Itinerary Ideas

The Best of Hawaii: Itinerary Ideas

Want to do specific activities in Hawaii but have no idea which island has the best of the best? Use these lists to get ideas and helpful tips about the best surfing, scuba diving, exotic beaches, and much more! This article is designed to help you choose which Hawaiian islands to visit if you have a particular activity in mind. Granted, it wouldn’t be a stretch to say that all the 6 major islands of Hawaii have all of these activities in one shape or form. We have used a mixture of popular opinion and our own personal research and experiences for compiling these lists. An “(s)” indicates it may only be available during certain seasons. Remember to always check conditions & availability, especially for water activities. Best Nightlife 1. Oahu – Waikiki 2. Maui – Lahaina 3. Big Island – Kailua Kona Best Hiking 1. Kauai – Na...

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