More vacation adventures in Southwest
California – the land of golden opportunities. This state has something for everybody to love.
California has everything from Huntington Beach – 8.5 miles of sandy seashore to 45 snow resorts offering downhill and cross country skiing, snowboarding, ice skating and more.
Come to see the world’s tallest living tree at a soaring height of 367.5 feet. While you’re here drive through three redwood trees between Laytonville and Klamath on America’s most scenic Highway 101. Marvel at 2, 425 feet of falling water at Yosemite Falls – the tallest falls in the United States.
Venture off land and see one of the 20, 000 grey whales that pass California’s shores every December to April. On land - take pleasure in watching a herd of 400 buffalo roam free and thrive in a natural environment on Catalina Island.
Wine coinsures can enjoy wine tasting tours from one of the 700 wineries in the state, while thrill seekers can venture to one of the many amusement and theme parks for kids of all ages.
For those seeking a little mystery, travel to San Jose’s Winchester Mystery House. Where the heiress to the Winchester Gun built a 160 room Victorian mansion under construction for a consecutive 38 years until her death. Tour through the rooms and look for the bizarre items that gave the mansion its name – a window built into the floor, staircases leading to nowhere, doors that open onto walls and upside down posts.
Feel the breeze on horseback through the 120 miles of riding trails in Cuyamaca Rancho State Park.. Strap on your hiking boots and backpack through 20 million acres of National Forest and 50 significant wilderness areas.
California has golden opportunities for the perfect vacation. From the Hollywood lights to the peaceful serenity of the redwood forests. Deep sea fishing or white water rafting California’s coast and forest with the thrill of the big cities offers tourists the perfect blend of excitement and relaxation.