Top Tips for Planning a California Road Trip

We’ve just completed our third California road trip in five years, and friends often ask us for tips on their own California adventure. And why not? California is the perfect place to do a road trip. Where else can you spend a day in the mountains, visit a theme park,…

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Top tips for Visits to Disneyland California and California Adventure

Fresh from a week in Santa Monica, I felt ready and strong enough for a day at the Happiest Place on Earth, with the Most Excited Girl on Earth. It’s a good time to visit – the park is celebrating its 60th anniversary and there is a brand new parade…

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California Road Trip: Big Sur

After visiting San Francisco and Santa Cruz in California, we’ve spent the last few days in Central California – Big Sur, to be exact. Big Sur is a place that forces you to slow down – the winding roads take you along steep coastal cliffs and through redwood forests and several…

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California Road Trip: San Francisco

Our Summer 2015 California road trip kicked off with three days in San Francisco. I love coming here – San Francisco was one of the first places I visited in the US. During my 20s when I worked as a technology reporter, I spent a lot of time in the city,…

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