Located 2 hours south of San Francisco and just north of the infamous Big Sur Mountains of the Central Coast, is beautiful Monterey, California.
Astoria is about a 2 hour drive from Portland, and lies at the mouth of the Columbia River, where it collides with the Pacific Ocean. Astoria has a lot to offer and makes for a perfect weekend get-away for families. There is no actual beach in Astoria, to get that you need to go 20 minutes down the road to Warrenton, but you are on the river, and you can see plenty of sea activity from sea lions to the massive cargo ships making their way up and down the river.
I love California. I have been lucky enough to travel all over the country and experience some truly incredible parks, museums, and vistas, but my heart always leads me back to my home state and its incredible beauty, diversity and culture.
Enjoy summertime in Mammoth with kids in tow; the Eastern Sierras offer a wide variety of family fun including exploration, hiking, biking, and more.
Families will find a little something for everyone, from history buffs to fishermen and skiers to hikers. Here are ten Alaskan adventures to get you started, and they come with the promise that once you visit, you will have plans to return with a whole to-do list of your own.
Northern California is an epic vacation destination. Why? Because there are so many fun and diverse things to do in Northern California! It’s a place where you can enjoy world-class …
I couldn’t help but enjoy the many great activities, resorts, and dining options that Palm Springs offers families. Curious? Here is a glimpse at some of the things that have helped put Palm Springs on my families permanent vacation map:
Explore the top 10 things for families to do in Santa Barbara, with tips on activities, restaurants, lodging, and day trips that kids and parents will love.
Ahhhh, San Diego. It is hard not to fall in love with this waterfront city known for its fabulous year-round weather, great beaches, and world-class animal attractions. Many families consider San Diego one of the best cities in the country for a family vacation and we tend to agree. Here are our picks for the top 10 things for families to do in San Diego .