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Hollywood to Ventura (70 miles)

Remember last year’s roadtrip to Big Sur and Monterey along the West Coast Highway? Well, this is the Southern California…

The Summer of Chaos: Week 4/5

This week starts with a new sassy LA girl. Seems the second week of improv added a layer of complexity…

Aquarium of the Pacific

Long Beach’s Aquarium isn’t as large or as complex as some of the other California ones: Monterey, San Francisco, or…

Road Trip: Santa Rosa

The distance between San Francisco and Santa Rosa is roughly an hour without traffic. From Mountain View it is about…

Old Russian Cemetery

“So, how exactly do you get to the Old Russian Cemetery?” We asked the Parks representative at Fort Ross. You…

McWay Falls

The beauty of McWay Falls is unquestioned and thousands and thousands of people make their way to Julia Pfeiffer Park…

Seals of the New England Aquarium

Perhaps one of the most talked about things from our trip to Boston is the antics of the seals from…

2013: A Year of Travel

2012 ended a year of travel to Vancouver and signaled the start of travel to San Francisco. And, by San…

My Soapbox: Camp #2

In March, La Niña attended TW Theatre Camp in Menlo Park and loved it; she claimed that the three instructors…

Mission San Rafael Arcangel

For this 4th of July, we are doing a road trip from San Francisco to San Luis Obispo. The goal…

Carmel-by-the-Sea

We had no plans to go to Carmel. In fact, we whittled down a long list of day trip destinations…

Mission Santa Cruz

The drive to this Mission is more of an adventurous than the Mission itself. It’s worth the trip if you…

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