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Even if your time in San Francisco is seriously limited, you can still get a real flavour of this vibrant, cultural city. Here's how to cram maximum action into just one day by the bay...... read more »
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Death Valley in California is a stunning landscape of coloured canyons, salt flats and awe-inspiring, record-breaking facts. But every bit as amazing is the road you drive to get there... read more »
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Destination: California
Trip type: Activity, Beach, Road Trip
One of the world’s most spectacular road journeys, Highway 1 hugs the Californian coastline. The stretch from San Francisco to LA makes for a great road trip, so rent a convertible and get exploring... read more »
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There is something for everyone in Los Angeles, from historic hotels and retro diners to Santa Monica's buzzing beach life and a behind-the-scenes tour of the Hollywood studios... read more »
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Destination: Kernville
Trip type: Adventure, Road Trip, Spa
Remington Hot Springs and Kernville are off the beaten track, but those who find them will have a memorable time in the beautiful Sierra foothills of California ... read more »
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Spend a couple of days in California’s lesser-known wine region of Sonoma, a perfect short break from San Francisco for foodies and wine lovers... read more »
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4.5
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Across the Bay Bridge, six miles from San Francisco, Alameda’s shores offer a day-trip retreat from the pulsating pace and constant stimuli of its big sister city across the water.... read more »
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4
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In backpacker circles, Los Angeles has a wildly undeserved reputation. Dismissed as culture-less, impersonal and drab – a highly unpopular choice. Want to know why this is wrong? Read on…... read more »
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Take a peek at the houses of Hollywood legends, walk in the footsteps of the stars, shop in the world's most exclusive boutiques and get a kiss from Homer Simpson. It can only be glamorous Los Angeles... read more »
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Small but perfectly formed, with a vibrant nightlife, West Hollywood is every bit as exclusive as its more famous LA neighbours. Here's where to stay, eat, drink and hang out in cosmopolitan WeHo... read more »
#11/31
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From the yoga posers on Venice Beach to the idle rich in Malibu, from wet-suited surfers to Hollywood stars - it’s impossible to pin down what defines LA. And that’s what makes it so alluring... read more »
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Destination: Sonoma
Trip type: Food and Drink
There’s more to California’s wine country than Napa Valley - visit neighbouring Sonoma and you will soon fall under its spell... read more »
#13/31
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4
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Orange County has all the yachts, harbourside restaurants and socialites you see on TV in 'The OC'. But it also has authentic beach towns, top-class art museums, historic buildings and plenty of buzz... read more »
#14/31
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Drink in the evening views over San Francisco before hitting the restaurants and clubs for a fun-filled night ... read more »
#15/31
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4
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Destination: San Francisco
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
If you want to avoid the tourist hordes in San Francisco, check out these suggestions for some more unusual activities to try and off-the-beaten-track locations to explore... read more »
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4
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Mark Twain famously said: 'The coldest winter I ever saw was the summer I spent in San Francisco.' If you hire a bike, you'll stay warm while acquainting yourself with this quirky California city... read more »
#17/31
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3.833335
(11 comments)
Destination: San Francisco
Trip type: Adventure, Road Trip
My husband and I embarked on that old American institution - the road trip. It turned out to be the most amazing holiday of our lives and San Francisco, our starting point, was a highlight.... read more »
#18/31
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3.5
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Watch pink grapefruit sunrises, play the slot machines in Las Vegas and camp out under a sky filled with a thousand stars. It's all part of a rough and ready but unforgettable Green Tortoise road trip... read more »
#19/31
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3
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The eight-mile ride from Oakland to San Francisco over the Golden Gate Bridge is your introduction to a breathtaking city that defies all classifications. Like its inhabitants, it's full of surprises... read more »
#20/31
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3
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From Malibu in the north to Disneyland in the south, Los Angeles is the American dream supersized. Here is just a glimpse of the attractions you can find along its golden shores.... read more »
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