You Must Try Vacation Rentals In California!

California is much more than just another vacation option. In the minds of many people, this is a tourist destination that people even put in the paradise category and is simply the kind where they want to go to spend their vacation time. One of the best ways to really get that "gone to heaven" […]

Tonga – Other Hawaii

Wake up the San Francisco Giants fans! You didn't see the Giants land until you were in Tonga. Tongans are known as "gentle giants," but it is not wise to take hospitality for granted wherever you go. The islanders are kind and generous and have a perpetual command of tolerance. Located near the neighboring islands […]

Favorite hikes in Upper California

Beaches, Hollywood, sunshine and fun, this is the image most people have in California. But far north of California, it offers hikes that rival everything else the state has to offer. Favorite hikes in Upper California Unlike the waterlogged coastline, California's upper reaches present a calmer, back-to-nature feel. Frankly, most people living in the southern […]

United States of America – A traveler's dream paradise

The reach of the United States worldwide is almost unmatched. They are considered the most powerful military and economic force, and not without reason. As the most diverse of all countries, the US is home to many exotic tourist attractions such as the skyscrapers of New York, California beaches, the natural wonders of Yellowstone, Florida, […]

A faithful geyser from California

To get to Calistoga in the Napa Valley is only a few hours away by car from downtown San Francisco. The drive is quite simple and easy. Take motorway 101 north. Cross the Golden Gate Bridge and continue north on the local mountain road. The Calistoga and Napa Valley is famous for several things, such […]

Interested in knowing more about Monterey California?

Author: JD Conway Publisher: Arcadia Publishing House ISBN: 0738524239 The following interview was conducted by: NORM GOLDMAN: Editor at Bookpleasures.com Today, Norm Goldman, Editor of Bookpleasures.com, is honored to be our guest, Jim (JD) Conway, author of Monterey: Presidio, Pueblo and Port (The Making of America Series). Jim is also a historian and genealogist, museum […]