When you want to take the time to explore many different parts of California with your family, you need a home base. While some people disagree with where this home base should be, most people think Sonoma is an excellent choice. This charming town is perfect for days spent close to your hotel or resort. […]
Redwoods are practically everywhere in some forests in California, so you really don’t need to travel too far to see them. However, when it comes to seeing them from above, there are not too many places to choose from. Sonoma Canopy Tours has managed to create ziplining thrills high up over the redwoods over in […]
Experience the Estuary Wildlife in Sonoma During a road trip to Sonoma, California, you will have ample opportunities to see wildlife. One of those opportunities will have you out on an estuary wildlife tour. Inside the Sonoma Coast State Park, as well as the Greater Farallones National Wildlife Sanctuary, you will have many chances to […]
Sonoma Town may not have as many wineries as Napa Valley, but they have enough to pique your attention during your visit. The five wineries within Sonoma town are all quite special, yet they all offer something unique. This is why I recommend visiting them all when you are driving near Sonoma Town for your […]
Yes, Healdsburg Town is the best small town in America and that is the main reason why everyone must visit there at least once in their lifetime! So make sure you don’t miss Healdsburg on your next family vacation. Have you ever been? If you answered yes, then you already know why it is such […]
A family vacation in the Pacific Northwest must include at least a few days in the state of Washington. One section of this state is perfect for outdoor lovers, while the other side focuses on luxury and charm. The major cities are always popular in Washington, but I recommend adding a few visits to the […]
At one point in time in the early 1800s, there was quite a network of rooms and passageways around Pioneer Square. Those spaces were at ground level until the new city of Seattle was constructed in the middle of the 19th century. At that time, all those basements and passageways were covered up and no […]
The San Juan Islands in the state of Washington are comprised of so many islands of all sizes. San Juan Island is the largest of them all and it is one you will want to spend a lot of time on during your visit to the Pacific Northwest. There are so many things to do […]
Orcas Island is one of the many San Juan Islands. This is the largest of all those islands and you will find them all within San Juan County in the state of Washington. You can easily visit this island via the Washington State Ferry system or your own private boat. No matter how you reach […]
Pike Place Market The Pike Place Market in Seattle opened to the public on August 17, 1907. Its goal was to create a place for people to buy all types of fresh foods at reasonable prices. That hasn’t changed in all the time since then and it is still the go-to-market for those who live […]
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