As Monterey Peninsula residents, one of our favorite things to do in Summer is to take a drive along the famed Pacific Coast Highway down to Big Sur, California. Having visited Big Sur many times over the years, we’ve visited everything from notable luxury hotels (like Ventana Big Sur and Post Ranch Inn) to laid-back […]
Whenever we need a break from our day-to-day lives on the Monterey Peninsula, we often hop in the car and head up north. Whether we’re exploring the charming town of Los Gatos or venturing into the Bay Area, we’ve realized that sometimes a little Summer getaway is all we need to put us in a […]
If this Spring weather has suddenly given you a case of wanderlust, it might be time for a quick getaway. From beautiful beaches to iconic landmarks and hopping eateries, there’s no shortage of fun things to do and incredible places to visit in Santa Barbara. If you don’t want to spend a fortune on your […]
If you’ve been daydreaming about warm weather, swaying palm trees, and lush gardens, then it sounds like you’re in need of a vacation. To inspire you to book your next getaway this Spring, today’s travel roundup features 5 dreamy hotels that exude glamour and elegance.  From Northern California resorts that are a stone’s throw Continue Reading
While many people stay home for Thanksgiving, if you’d prefer to hit the road and experience Thanksgiving in a relaxing destination somewhere else, then read on. In today’s travel guide, discover 10 cozy places in California to visit for Thanksgiving. From luxurious wine country resorts in Napa Valley to world-renowned golf meccas Continue Reading
Whether you’re in the mood to island-hop or you just need to relax poolside while overlooking the majestic Pacific Ocean, to inspire your next vacation, here are some last-minute luxury Labor Day getaways that will definitely help you celebrate the last few weeks of Summer. From gorgeous California resorts to incredible hotels in tropical Continue Reading
If there was ever the time to decide to go on vacation (or even just take a day trip to a spa), it’s National Relaxation Day! To celebrate National Relaxation Day (which happens annually on August 15th), today’s travel guide features 7 of the best places in the world to relax. From premiere, coastal California […]
Adventure vacations are sometimes the most unforgettable, life-changing experiences you could ever have. Of all the times I’ve traveled, some of my favorite moments have been doing activities that empowered me to face my fears (like hiking into a jungle in Kauai to jump off a 30-foot cliff into a natural pool below me). While […]
When it comes to must-see travel destinations, Big Sur, California should be on your list. As a Monterey Peninsula native, a perk of living just a short 45-minute drive from Big Sur is that we can hop in the car and head down to this majestic locale whenever we want. Now that the Pacific Coast Highway […]