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California

Overview

Where Hollywood movies are made, California embraces the artistic side of life from the Napa Valley vineyards to a scenic drive along the 101. Large metropolitan areas like Los Angeles and San Francisco Bay area are close to both the Pacific Ocean and a short flight to mountains for skiing and mountain biking.
The tech savvy gather in the Silicon Valley. Wine drinkers head to Sonoma or Napa Valley.
We’ve written about big wall rock climbing in Yosemite National Park as well as ecologically friendly places to stay. You might discover you enjoy watching elephant seals start their migration to Antarctica.

California Articles

10 reasons I am proud to call California home

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9 reasons why San Luis Obispo, California, is a top city for adventure

23+ spots that will make you proud to be from California

10 places that prove there’s more to California than its beaches

12 foods you have to try in California before you die

15 signs you learned to drink in California

25+ killer outdoor spots in California

What to do with a day in San Francisco

12 ways a trip to California’s San Luis Obispo County will surprise you

28+ epic hiking trails in California

14+ of the best family friendly activities in San Francisco

11+ of the best family friendly activities in Los Angeles

8 of the best places to shop local in Los Angeles

10+ San Francisco spots to frequent if you want to be a true local

8 mind-blowing beaches and lakes in Northern California

9 best dive bars in Los Angeles

8 best trails in the Bay Area

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