Wednesday, March 28, 2007

Cambria California

Cambria
Cambria is located just south of San Simeon State Park. Visitors can stroll along the boardwalk, which runs along the beach for about three quarters. Leffingwell Landing and Moonstone Beach are among the more well known beaches in and around Cambria. Explore the tide pools or go searching through the stone piles looking for treasures. Cambria California

Friday, March 23, 2007

Paso Robles California

Paso Robles
Paso Robles area has over 100 wineries. Visitors come from all over California to experience this Central California wine region. Paso Robles wines have proven consistent gold medal winners and have been featured regularly in the top rankings of national and international wine reviews.Paso Robles

Monday, March 19, 2007

Solvang California

Solvang California
Solvang was founded in 1911 in the heart of the Santa Ynez Valley. This authentic Danish village offers visitors hundreds of shops and restaurants to explore and enjoy. Chocolate shops, bakeries, coffee and beer gardens fill the streets of this walkable town. Solvang was voted one of Sunset Magazine's 10 Most Beautiful Small Towns in the Western United States.Solvang

Thursday, March 15, 2007

Roaring Camp Railroad

Roaring Camp Railroad
One of the oldest and most historic lines in California. Visitors have a choice of two trains: Santa Cruz beach train or narrow-gauge steam through the Redwood groves. The narrow gauge takes you up Bear Mountain through towering redwood groves.Roaring Camp Railroad

Tuesday, March 13, 2007

Tanaka Organic Farms

Tanaka Farms
A short drive from the San Diego Freeway on University Drive in Irvine brings you too Tanaka Farms. Take the road into Strawberry Hills golf course and you are there.Tanaka farms is a a little piece of Orange County past that still thrives in the urban sprawl. Tanaka Organic Farms

Winchester Mystery House

Winchester Mystery House
A fascinating house of a very eccentric wealthy Sarah Winchester. Sarah believed in spiritualism and added strange features to the house because of her odd beliefs and interests.Several tours are available including the Grand Estate Tour, Mansion Tour and the behind the scenes tour. If you are on a tight budget stay outside and take the free garden tour. Winchester Mystery House

Sunday, March 04, 2007

China Ranch Date Farm

China Ranch
Tucked away in a remote Mojave Desert Canyon you will find a green oasis called China Ranch. This is a working farm located 85 miles west of Las Vegas, Nevada, off Highway 127. China Ranch is a nice side trip when you visit Death Valley National Park.China Ranch

Thursday, March 01, 2007

Old Town Sacramento

Old Town Sacramento
Old Sacramento is located downtown on the banks of the Sacramento River. From any direction take Interstate 5 to the J Street exit and follow the signs. There is plenty of parking at reasonable rates is available. Enter at 3rd and J Streets or at Capitol Mall and Front Streets. You can also park at the mall and walk through the tunnel which takes you right to the center of Old Town. Steam Train Excursions operate every weekend April through Sept. 30.Old Town Sacramento