California Vacation – Heading to the West Coast in 2020

Chances are you’ve daydreamed about a California vacation from time to time. Maybe more than that even. And respectively so. California is one of the most iconic places to visit in the United States.

 

California, also known as the “Golden State” is located on the west coast of America. The state is remarkable for the length of its coastline, as well as three divine volcanoes and unique landscapes. Endless deserts, snowy mountains, unsurpassed sights – this is what will delight the eye in California.

 

This popular tourist destination extends into the Pacific coast and dives 1,400 km south of the Mexican border. Some say it’s the most colorful and vibrant region of North America. 

 

An extremely surprising state phenomenon is that exotic palm trees give way to coniferous forests. In addition, dazzling fields of California poppy can often be found in the city.

 

Holidays in the state will be full of vivid emotions if you prefer sightseeing programs. During an exciting trip, you can plunge into the study of interesting facts about monuments and sights.

 

If you’ve been dreaming of a California vacation here are a few places that you might consider on your adventure.

 

US Food Tours, San Francisco

San Francisco, California

 

Be Sure to Visit These Places During Your California Vacation

 

The San Diego Zoo

 

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San Diego Zoo

 

The San Diego Zoo is world-famous. Here you will find rare species of animals, birds and reptiles that live in habitats so natural that you would think you’re in the wild. 

 

The Hollywood Walk of Fame

 

If you’re going on a California vacation then you have to stop in Hollywood and get a feel for movie magic. 

 

The world-famous Hollywood Walk of Fame is iconic for its inlaid celebrity stars. 

 

Hollywood Walk of Fame, California vacations

Hollywood Walk of Fame

 

Hollywood, of course, is the place where all the most famous American films were shot. There is no doubt that every actor wants to leave their mark in the famed city.

 

In Hollywood, you can book an organized excursion to the “Dream Factory”, during which travelers will learn about how films are made, and perhaps even with one eye, they will see one of their idols.

 

Drive North to San Francisco

 

Just as iconic as Hollywood is San Francisco. There is a completely different vibe happening here and one that’s worth the visit with sights like the Golden Gate Bridge considered to be one of the most beautiful bridges in the world.

 

San Francisco

San Francisco

 

You can drive it by car, and special pedestrian paths are available for you to walk if you so choose.

 

Stay at Hotel Whitcomb

 

This modern hotel offers a coffee shop, express check-in and check-out, and ticket service. The staff of Hotel Whitcomb who are available 24/7 will be able to advise you on reservations for tours and attractions.

 

The rooms of Hotel Whitcombare all air-conditioned and include an iron, a flat-screen TV and a radio. Each bedroom has a desk, an alarm clock and closets.

 

Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, California Vacations

Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco

 

Hotel Whitcomb lies on the edge od SOMA and the Theater District and is just a few minutes to walk to the famous Japantown. 

 

Scotty Castle in Death Valley

 

This castle was built by a wealthy local man at the beginning of the twentieth century, on the recommendation of his friend, a major gold miner. Visiting Scotty Castle, you can learn a lot of interesting things about the life of Americans in the first quarter of the twentieth century.

 

This by no measure even scratches the tip of the iceberg when it comes to a California vacation. For more info on visiting California, check out the California tourism site.

 


About Christa Thompson

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Christa Thompson is the Founder and Chief Editor of The Fairytale Traveler. She started traveling the world in 2003 when she attended a summer abroad study at the University of Cambridge in England. Since then, her wanderlust has been fierce. Her three passions in life are her son, traveling, and being creative. The Fairytale Traveler brand gives Christa the opportunity to do all of these things and to live intentionally every day. "It's never too late to believe in what you love and to pursue your dreams." -Christa Thompson

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