Although it’s tempting to attempt weekend trips to Yosemite, Sequoia, or Lake Tahoe; long drives, busy resorts, and noisy campsites can be stressful. Sometimes you just really need to switch off and feel like you’re at the end of the world; the Sonoma Coast is a great place to do that. … More What’s North of San Francisco? The Sonoma Coast
Hawaii is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places I’ve visited so far in the US. When trying to decide which island to visit, it can be tough, they all have pros and cons! Here are my thoughts on which island you should visit depending on what your priorities are for your trip. … More Which Hawaiian Island Should You Visit?
The Bitters and Bites at the Andaz, Maui was great fun, great value and an all round lovely evening on Maui. Our chosen spirit was rum, which worked so well with the fabulous food from Ka’ana Kitchen. … More Bitters and Bites at the Andaz, Maui
The Road to Hana on Maui is an epic drive, and even on a wet and windy day it’s wonderful. It’s not hard to see why it so often makes the list of ‘World’s Best Drives’. Here are some of my tips for this incredible road trip. … More The Road to Hana
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is located in the south-east of Hawaii Island (often referred to as ‘Big Island’ to avoid confusion with the other Hawaiian islands). It sits on not one but two active volcanos; Mauna Loa and Kilauea. Here are my tips for visiting the park, as well as an example 2 day itinerary.
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Snorkeling with manta rays at night really is a once in a lifetime experience. If a close encounter with nature is on your bucket list, when deciding which island you should visit in Hawaii Big Island is the answer. … More Snorkeling with Manta Rays in Hawaii
Now in its 31st year, SFSPCA Holiday Windows is a huge holiday event in San Francisco. Every year hundreds of puppies and kittens find their forever homes, and thousands of dollars are raised for the SFSPCA. … More SFSPCA Holiday Windows at Macy’s
Here’s my A-Z of things you should try to eat or drink if you’re heading over to Hawaii anytime soon. S isn’t SPAM and I did have to get creative cheat on a few of the more difficult letters! A is for… … More An A to Z of Food You Must Try in Hawaii
Hiking in Sequoia National Park amongst Giant Sequoia trees … More Sequoia National Park
North Beach in San Francisco is often referred to as ‘Little Italy’. There is certainly no shortage of pizza restaurants, making it difficult to decide where to eat! Here is some help with that. … More Where to Eat Pizza in North Beach