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Joshua Tree National Park

Among the many incredible US national parks, the desert landscape of Joshua Tree National Park has its own unique, almost surreal charm, with its cactus-like trees and their twisted and bizarre shapes (Yucca) and the rock piles on the ground that resemble tombstones.… Continue Reading…


Alaska in December – the best winter experience

If you love deep, dark winter punctuated by the dazzle of holiday activities, December is an exhilarating time to visit Alaska. The days are short, the nights are long, and usually, the landscape has been stunningly transformed by a durable… Continue Reading…


Where to see Christmas lights in Los Angeles and Orange County this year

You’ve probably heard this question before from out-of-town friends: how can we get in the holiday spirit here on the West Coast when it’s warm in December? Well, first of all, it’s cold—by L.A. standards, at least. But second, there’s also plenty of… Continue Reading…


Six Flags Magic Mountain

Six Flags Magic Mountain located in Valencia, California, less than an hour from Los Angeles and about two and a half hours from San Diego, is known as the “Thrill Capital of the World”. You will find there 20 world-class… Continue Reading…


California’s small towns – Beverly Hills: part 4 – basic facts

GeographyBeverly Hills and the neighboring city of West Hollywood are both completely surrounded by the city of Los Angeles. In particular, Beverly Hills borders northwest with the Bel-Air district of Los Angeles and the Santa Monica Mountains, east with West… Continue Reading…


Thanksgiving in the United States

Thanksgiving is a holiday celebrated in the United States and Canada. For Americans, it is one of the most important holidays of the year. In the USA, it is celebrated every year on the fourth Thursday of November, and in… Continue Reading…


California small towns – Beverly Hills, part 3: tips, food and accommodations

In the Los Angeles area, the residents of Beverly Hills can have a certain standard of living while staying close to their activities and also have a place to retreat to away from the chaos and frenzy of the city. And many… Continue Reading…


The most beautiful forests in California

California is home to some of the most incredible forests in the world, particularly those featuring the massive, spectacular ancient coastal redwood trees. If you want to check out some of this majestic forestry, here are the best options for… Continue Reading…


California small towns – Beverly Hills, part 2: attractions

Beverly Hills is a wealthy community in a beautiful hilly area where people live in comfort and ease among villas, luxury cars, well-maintained tree-lined streets, shops, luxury boutiques, and fine restaurants. There is no shortage of hotels, most of them… Continue Reading…


California’s small towns – Beverly Hills: part 1 – short history

When choosing to visit the west coast of the United States, it is impossible to miss one of its “pearls” – Beverly Hills. Located in California, Los Angeles County, Beverly Hills is one of the most popular tourist destinations in… Continue Reading…