Lake Tahoe is a popular High Sierra, California getaway, especially for people coming form the San Francisco Bay Area. Tahoe is beautiful and fun any time of year, and especially during the winter ski and snowboard season. Savvy skiers and snowboarders are always looking for screaming lift ticket and hotel deals. So I’ve rounded up a few […]
High Sierra + Lake Tahoe
From Lake Tahoe to Yosemite to Mammoth Lake and beyond, California's High Sierra is the place we go to cool off and commune with nature. Winter snowcapped mountains, spring wildflower fields, clear blue summer lakes, autumn leaves and waterfalls -- there's never a dull moment in this part of California.
Who’s free for a walk in the park? Californians love their parks, whether state, city, and national. The good news is that on 16 days of the year, U.S parks that normally charge fees offer free admission. That includes 10 National Parks and Monuments in California (see below). According to The National Park Service, all National Park Service […]
On this year’s Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day (September 24, 2016), you can get in free to hundreds of participating museums across the United States. Don’t just show up at a museum, though. You need to fill out a form on the Smithsonian website and then download your free ticket valid for two people. Get there […]