Tag: California

Cinder Cone Trail, The Best Volcano Hike In California

Have you ever conquered a real volcano? Have you ever got down to the bottom of its crater? Here’s your chance if you take the Cinder Cone Trail in California’s Lassen Volcanic National Park. This not so well-known park was a great surprise for us. It was not one of the national parks we’ve always…
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Best Autumn Hikes In California

One of the many reasons we love California is that it’s perfect for hiking all year. Every season has some specialties to offer though and there’s some extremes which is good to know about. We’ve started this series to show you our favorite California hikes for all the seasons. Let’s start with autumn, so you can…
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Hiking In The Desert Is FUN: Indian Canyons, Palm Springs

Home to California fan palms, clear creeks and being surprisingly full of life and beauty, the Indian Canyons on the Agua Caliente Cahuilla tribal land were the highlight of our trip to Palm Springs. If you are only going to hike one place in the area, we’d recommend this one and we tell you why.

5 Pretty Hikes At Lake Tahoe, California

Lake Tahoe is one of our favorite hiking places in California. This huge, crystal clear, deep blue alpine lake stole our heart at the first sight! It’s the second deepest lake in the USA (after Crater Lake in Oregon). But Lake Tahoe means much more than that: it also means the surrounding granite peaks and…
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12 Great Things To Do In Yosemite National Park

A waterfall wonderland hidden in a deep glacial valley and a wilderness of white granite peaks in the Sierra Nevada: this is Yosemite National Park, one of our favorite national parks not just in the USA, but in the whole world. Big words, I know, but believe us, Yosemite deserve all the big words. Also,…
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15 Reasons To Fall In Love With San Francisco

The first city we’ve been to in the US and the one we are most attached to. We lived in the San Francisco Bay Area for a year, so we had the opportunity to explore the city in summer and winter, rain and sun, day and night. Why do we love it so much? 1.…
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