Sprouts Natural Food Cafe: Healthy Eating in South Lake Tahoe 

On a mission to eat all of the top spots in South Lake Tahoe and traveling with a vegetarian wife, this lead me to the very popular Sprouts Natural Foods Cafe in South Lake Tahoe. We came during lunch time on a weekend and this place was packed. There was 25 people in line and almost every table […]

DL Bliss Lighthouse Trail to the Historic Rubicon Point Lighthouse

DL Bliss State Park is a popular state park in Lake Tahoe area, especially since it is the start of the famous Rubicon Trail. This trail goes from DL Bliss all the way to Emerald Bay along the water and I have been told it is one of the best in the entire area. That […]

Cup of Cherries: Best Breakfast in South Lake Tahoe

 I love good breakfast food. I would even go so far as to say it is probably my favorite meal of the day. That being said, I don’t usually go out of my way to try new places since it is an easy meal to skip. When I was in South Lake Tahoe though I […]

Macduff’s Pub: Best Fish & Chips and Bread Pudding in South Lake Tahoe

When I travel to a new spot I always check out Yelp to see what is around me. I tend to not read the actual reviews since a lot of time people can be pretty nitpicky, but when I see something highly rated with a lot of reviews I know it must be good. Case […]

Glen Alpine Falls at Fallen Leaf Lake in South Lake Tahoe

When researching things to do in South Lake Tahoe I kept coming across recommendation to visit Fallen Leaf Lake. So on the way back to the hotel from kayaking to Fannette Island, I decided to drive up and see the lake and Glen Alpine Falls, which is on the South end. This drive up waterfall is […]

Artemis Lakefront Cafe in South Lake Tahoe

Artemis Lakefront Cafe in South Lake Tahoe is just one of those places you can’t help but love. The location is pretty much right on the water, the staff was friendly and food was delicious. I already liked Greek food but after this spot I love it. If you are in the mood for a […]

Tahoe Beach and Ski Club Hotel Review: South Lake Tahoe’s Private Beach Resort

Located right on the water and 5 minutes drive from downtown South Lake Tahoe, the Tahoe Beach and Ski Club is a fantastic spot to stay. With amenities ranging from a kitchen to a private beach with a ping pong table on it, it’s hard not to be excited about a summer vacation here. I […]

Eagle Falls & Eagle Lake Loop in the Desolation Wilderness

I am constantly overwhelmed by the beauty in California, and my time in Tahoe was no exception. By far Eagle Lake was the most beautiful thing I saw in Tahoe. This is saying a lot since I saw Sierra Buttes and Sardine Lakes on my trip as well. Believe me, if you are in this […]

Emerald Bay State Park: Kayaking, Hiking & A Castle

Much like Eagle Lake which is right across the road, Emerald Bay is one of the best places to visit in Lake Tahoe. I would even go so far as to say that if you can only visit one place while in the area, this should be it. From the view that you see from the […]

Vikingsholm: Scandinavian Castle of Lake Tahoe

Smack dab in the middle of one of the most beautiful lake beaches in all of California, Emerald Bay, is a Scandinavian home built-in the mid-1900’s that is now affectionately called the castle of Lake Tahoe. This castle comes complete with a fun history of an eccentric millionaire that bought up the land and brought Scandinavia to […]