Driving the Big Sur Coast is the stuff of US road trip daydreams. Unfortunately for us we could only stop at the biggest landmark – McWay Falls but there’s plenty more to explore along the Californian Coast.
This was my second stop in San Francisco so I filled in my sight-seeing gaps with a trip to the Golden Gate Park buffalo and the famous Painted Ladies but did San Francisco woo me over this time? Come find out. […]
Yosemite National Park – a place of immense beauty and days and days of hiking trails. So what do you do with just 8 hours to explore! Here’s how I got a taste of the area on my EXTREMELY short visit. […]
At the southern end of Yosemite National Park, Mariposa Grove contains hundreds of mature Giant Sequoia trees. It’s a great place to get up close to these natural giants but also a little scary if you lose your group! […]
After leaving the luxury of our hotel behind we head out on a long day of driving but things turn a little more eventful than planned with a trip to an Emergency Room in the town of Tonopah in what seems the middle of nowhere! […]
Group tours can help take a lot of the hassle out of travel adventures but actually they’re not always the best option for city exploring. Our day in San Diego, California comprised of San Diego Zoo and sadly not much else. Here’s how not to explore San Diego… […]
After some solo travel in Iceland, Canada and the US I opted to complete the next part of my trip as a camping tour with a company which provides tents and transportation. It sounded great but first impressions of my tour leader certainly put some doubts in my head. […]