Bridalveil Fall, an easy hike with a rewarding view

Sometimes, rewarding views come with challenging hikes. That’s not the case for Bridalveil Fall at Yosemite National Park. Bridalveil Fall is a captivating 620-foot waterfall that involves an easy 0.5-mile hike on a paved path. It takes just a few minutes to complete and you’ll hardly break a sweat before arriving right in front of… More Bridalveil Fall, an easy hike with a rewarding view

Take your time admiring Tunnel View at Yosemite National Park

Tunnel View is one of the most popular viewpoints at Yosemite National Park. It’s a view that’s posted all over the internet and social media, but for good reason: It is absolutely breathtaking. At Tunnel View, you get a picturesque, panoramic view of Yosemite Valley, where you’ll be able to see Bridalveil Fall, El Capitan… More Take your time admiring Tunnel View at Yosemite National Park

A 3-stop itinerary for a mini road trip along Yosemite National Park’s Tioga Road

At Yosemite National Park, Yosemite Valley is the hot spot for visitors. It’s where you can access popular view points, sites, and hikes, including Tunnel View. On a recent visit to the park, I made it a goal to explore outside of the valley by driving along Tioga Road, a scenic route that serves as… More A 3-stop itinerary for a mini road trip along Yosemite National Park’s Tioga Road

The facade of Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital from Grey’s Anatomy is actually in SoCal

If you love Grey’s Anatomy as much as I do and just so happen to live in Los Angeles, you might be stoked to find out that you can visit Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital right in Southern California! The facade of the hospital is actually in North Hills, a neighborhood in Los Angeles. It’s the… More The facade of Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital from Grey’s Anatomy is actually in SoCal

Spring into the season at The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch

When it’s spring in Southern California, The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch is a place you won’t want to miss. There are tons of places to experience the California Bloom, including the Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve and Walker Canyon in Lake Elsinore. You might even be able to see what spring has brought in… More Spring into the season at The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch

When poppies pop at Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve

Southern California might not experience the four seasons like other parts of the country, but spring can be a charming time, especially if the region gets a good dose of rain during the winter. That was the case this year, as California recovers from a five-year drought, and it’s got lots of people flocking to… More When poppies pop at Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve

If you haven’t hiked to Eaton Canyon Falls, here’s why you should

Whether you live in Los Angeles or are visiting from out of town, if you love the outdoors and haven’t been to Eaton Canyon Falls yet, it’s a must-do hike that will make you feel like you’re not in L.A. As of this post, California is just getting out of a 5-year drought. Southern California… More If you haven’t hiked to Eaton Canyon Falls, here’s why you should

Lush green rolling hills abound along this SoCal hiking trail during the winter

One of the main reasons I love Los Angeles is that you don’t need to venture far away to experience a variety of environments. If you drive an hour north east, you can embark on a trail to a bridge that leads you to nowhere; less than 20 miles north of Downtown LA, you’ll find… More Lush green rolling hills abound along this SoCal hiking trail during the winter