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A Weekend Guide to Newport Beach, California | Things to do in Newport Beach
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A Weekend Getaway in Newport Beach, California

Even though we lived in California for about five years before our year abroad in England, I can only count a handful of times when we headed south out of Los Angeles to visit Orange County. But since moving to Newport Beach earlier this year, I’ve come to realize how…

December 6, 2017
Best things to do in Downtown San Diego, California
California USA

A Weekend Guide to Downtown San Diego

San Diego is a great spot to hit the trails and enjoy the beaches, but we planned to explore more of the heart of the city on a recent weekend trip. San Diego’s downtown is compact and full of character, which makes it easy and fun to ramble down the streets on foot. I love the…

August 31, 2017
Best Beach Gear | Crystal Cove State Park
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10 Awesome Beach Products You Need This Summer

We thought we were pretty avid beach goers before, but since moving within walking distance to the actual beach part of Newport Beach, California a few months ago, we’ve headed to the sand on almost a daily basis. Whether we’re trying to catch some waves, hanging out with friends…

August 3, 2017
Star gazing in Joshua Tree | A Guide to Summer Camping in Joshua Tree National Park, California
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Summer Camping in Joshua Tree National Park

If you know a bit about Joshua Tree, you’ve probably heard that summers are blazing hot. Average temps soar over 100°F June through September. So why would anyone want to go summer camping in Joshua Tree National Park? For us, it was the stars. Warm, balmy nights mean you can enjoy Joshua Tree’s amazingly bold and beautiful…

July 13, 2017