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Go Green on Your Next Trip to Los Angeles

Los Angeles, often known for its fame and excess, is an increasingly Earth-conscious metropolis. At first glance, the city appears a hot-bed of indulgence, but. underneath the glitz and glamour. it is giving visitors the chance to explore a world-class destination while doing its part to support an earth-friendly ecosystem. With an infrastructure rooted in […]

Burn Calories Without Burning Budget with Bikes and Hikes in L.A.

If, like most of us, your New Year’s resolutions include getting the kids (or yourself) off the couch, Bikes and Hikes created a list of new bike excursions in Southern California that — because this might be your other resolution — won’t break the bank. Best of all, if you or members of your family […]

Tidepooling in San Diego

Most people think the best time to visit the beach is in the summertime when temperatures are high, water is cool and the sun lasts well into the evening hours. Savvy travelers, however, know a beach destination can be fun for the whole family year-round. This winter head to the sandy shores of San Diego […]

Celebrate the Year of the Pig in Los Angeles

While you may have rung in the New Year Jan. 1, there is still a chance to celebrate with Chinese New Year, Feb. 5. Also called the Lunar New Year or the Spring Festival, the celebration is observed by more than 1.5 million Angelenos of Chinese, Vietnamese and Korean descent and is a great way […]

Seven Ways to Enjoy the Sierras On and Off the Slopes

Here are seven ideas for wintertime family fun in Mono Country in the Eastern Sierras this season, from gondola rides to a real-life ghost town. Kids 12 and under ski or snowboard for free at June Mountain, a family-friendly ski area with kids’ ski lessons, a terrain park and a bonfire every Saturday afternoon with Bucky, […]

Affordable Ways to Spend the Day Paso Robles

California may not be your first thought for an affordable family vacation, but there are plenty of fun, family-friendly and beautiful cities to visit — all on a budget. Paso Robles happens to be one. While the vineyards and olive groves would suggest more luxury price tags, Paso Robles, California, is actually a budget-friendly locale […]