Archive of posts tagged "california"

Kimpton Hotel Wilshire in LA

Monday, August 22nd, 2016 — 10:43am PDT
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I haven’t spent much time in LA. Before this summer, a decadent BBQ dinner in Koreatown summed up my LA experience, followed by a Whitecaps away match in Carson, and a media trip to Disneyland in Anaheim. When Keira and I decided to book a getaway to Southern California, with half of our week being […]

San Andreas Fault at Coachella Valley Preserve

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015 — 10:14am PDT
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San Andreas Fault at Coachella Valley Preserve near Palm Springs

Joshua Tree National Park Photowalk

Monday, December 29th, 2014 — 10:41am PDT
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Vancouverites tend to flock to several warm-weather destinations south of the border and Palm Springs is certainly one of the popular choices. John and I recently had the opportunity to get away, thanks to Rogers Communications, and the Palm Desert was calling our name. Resort spas, cocktails, brunch, and shopping were all on our list […]

Vancouver to Disneyland: A Guide

Monday, September 9th, 2013 — 3:14pm PDT
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This August my niece Alexis and I had so much fun exploring Disneyland and Disney California Adventure over the course of three days in Southern California. We were with a group of media from across Canada (Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, and Toronto) as we assembled in San Francisco for a few days, made a quick trip […]

Wine Wednesday: Visiting Castello di Amorosa in Napa

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 — 10:49am PDT
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Before heading down to Disneyland in Anaheim from San Francisco this August our group took a 1-day detour up to Napa and stayed in Calistoga. Keeping with the family-friendly theme of our trip, we visited a winery where children are welcome and even get their very own local drink (non-alcoholic of course) to swirl, sip, […]

The Exploratorium in San Francisco

Monday, August 26th, 2013 — 11:39am PDT
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The Exploratorium in San Francisco is not your average museum. In fact, it’s pretty much unlike any other museum I’ve visited so I won’t call it that. It’s an imagination-boosting, mind-bending, tinker-encouraging, eye-opening, fun-filled space for science and discovery. It was another stop during our recent trip to San Francisco with Disney Canada and Travel […]