Fingerprints Record Store: The Horrible Crowes

Finding myself in a good record store is how I would imagine antique lovers feel about a good vintage shop. I love to browse the aisles looking for hidden treasure, be that a CD from my youth that brings nostalgia or a record of a band that I have been waiting to pick up. When […]

Winchester Mystery House In San Jose, CA

By far one of the strangest places I have written about thus far will be this post on the Winchester Mystery House, of the Winchester rifle fortune. The house is full of mazes, corridors, doors and windows that lead to full brick walls and even a door in a second story room that drops completely to the […]

Eberle Winery Paso Robles: Cave Tours and Wine Tastings

One of my favorite places in California is the little strip of coast that starts in Pismo beach and heads inland to Paso Robles. In that 45 minute stretch of road you can encounter beaches at Pismo, shopping and great food at San Luis Obispo, the Firestone brewery and Paso Robles Wine country. All of […]

The Olive Pit in Corning (Green Olives, Nuts and Olive Oil)

It is always fun to find those little stops along your road trip that provide something different and help you to create new memories and traditions. For me and my friends every trip to Northern California always The Olive Pit in Corning in it. This place is in the self proclaimed “green olive capitol of […]

Salvation Mountain: Photos and Stories from a Truly Unique Mountain

Salvation Mountain is one of those little-known gems that you stumble upon and can’t decide whether it is awesome, inspiring or both. It is nested in the heart of the Salton Sea (which has its own unique backstory) in a town called Niland and honestly does have to be experienced to be believed. This quote explains what […]

Truckee California: Hikes, Lakes and Outdoor Adventure

Lake Tahoe is perhaps the most notable landmark amidst the California Sierras.  the Tahoe Area boasts a myriad of outdoor activities, including kayaking, hiking, wake boarding, mountain biking, skiing, sledding, and snowboarding (to name only a few). Additionally, the surrounding cities are noted for their world class beaches and parks, casinos, ski resorts, trails, nightclubs, […]

Carmel by the Sea Shopping and Photography

Carmel-by-the-Sea is a beautiful little town right along Highway 1 after you leave Big Sur. Due to its great location, the beauty of Big Sur continues into its pristine coastlines and laid back town vibe. Carmel-by-the-Sea is also home to the 17-mile drive which is as the name implies, a 17 mile stretch of road […]

Cabazon Dinosaurs: The Biggest Dinosaur in the World

The famous Cabazon Dinosaurs, almost everyone has seen them in one way or the other. They have been in everything from music videos to Pee Wee’s Big Adventure, and if you live in Southern California there is not much chance that you haven’t driven by them at least once on the way to Palm Springs or Arizona. According to the […]