Author: Melanie Kaminski

An Evening at Golden Gate Park

An Evening at Golden Gate Park

Golden Gate Park, in the heart of San Francisco, is home to a wide variety of attractions including the de Young, Stow Lake and two famous windmills.

A Day in Yosemite

A Day in Yosemite

When on a road trip to California Gold Country we spent one day in Yosemite taking in the scenery and visiting some of its most famed sites.

Weekend Fun in Phoenix

Weekend Fun in Phoenix

I recently spent a weekend in Phoenix and discovered what a wonderful area it is. Full of culture, history and entertainment it’s a must visit spot.

Exploring Lompoc, CA

Exploring Lompoc, CA

Lompoc is a small town nested on the Central California Coast. Steeped in history and filled with natural beauty it’s a treasured corner of the state.

Attending Wine & Fire in Lompoc

Attending Wine & Fire in Lompoc

Every year the Sta. Rita Hills Winegrowers Alliance celebrates the vineyards of the region with the weekend event – Wine & Fire.

A Weekend in Claremont, CA

A Weekend in Claremont, CA

Claremont is one of the most beautiful spots in Southern California. Nestled in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains it’s a true treasure.

An Afternoon at District Wine

An Afternoon at District Wine

District Wine is located in Long Beach’s East Village Arts District. Offering a wide variety of food and wine it’s a charming spot to visit.

Exploring Santa Fe History

Exploring Santa Fe History

When I travel I long to explore the museums and historic sites of the area. In Santa Fe, I hit the mother load. The city is filled with history and […]

Dining in Santa Fe

Dining in Santa Fe

When it comes to dining in Santa Fe there are myriad of options. The city has a diverse array of culinary riches that I was happy to explore.