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San Mateo Coastside California: Shipwrecks and the Portuguese

San Mateo Coastside California: Shipwrecks and the Portuguese

Coastal San Mateo, south of San Francisco on Highway 1, is a joy to drive. It presents lighthouses and historic shipwrecks as well as ethnic history (such as Portuguese farmers), small towns, and appealing beaches, some with tidepools.

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John Steinbeck’s Cannery Row Legacy in California

John Steinbeck’s Cannery Row Legacy in California

Author John Steinbeck, if he were alive today and thinking back on his novel Cannery Row, would appreciate the irony that the sardines have had quixotic ups and downs in their population levels off his beloved Monterey Bay in California.

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The Monterey Aquarium

The Monterey Aquarium

One of the great travel pleasures of Monterey, California, today is that its Monterey Aquarium enhances so superbly the area’s earlier legacy of nature attractions. The Aquarium presents the wonders of the sea, such as fish in a huge kelp forest, as a diver would experience them offshore. This wonder, so thoroughly scientific and precise, does not need enhancement with amusement park attractions.

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Northern California Travel: The Best Options

Northern California Travel: The Best Options

Lee Foster’s new travel guide book is Northern California Travel:The Best Options, celebrating the 30 top travel trip ideas for the territory, which extends from Oregon to Death Valley on the East, and Oregon to Big Sur on the West.

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California’s Santa Barbara

California’s Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is an argument that an American city can achieve an overall architectural harmony, elevating the city itself to a work of art.

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California’s San Luis Obispo County Wine Country

California’s San Luis Obispo County Wine Country

Midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles on Highway 101 lies a bucolic and sunny wine country, the San Luis Obispo County Wine Country, which is destined to affect positively the palate of every wine drinker. A traveler who enjoys wine countries will also find the area an intriguing destination to roam.

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