Monthly Archives: December 2015

The Famous Mendocino Coast Glass Beach

If you ever find yourself in Mendocino County, California, and are lucky enough to find time to head over to Fort Bragg, look for the famous Glass Beach. Even if you’re nearby, such as in San Francisco, this popular tourist destination is about a 2-hour drive from San Francisco.¬†Tourists and locals will tell you that it’s a must-see attraction, and they’re certainly right. It’s easily one of the most memorable sights you’ll witness in Mendocino. If anyone tells you, “All the glass is gone,” they clearly were not looking hard enough. Glass Beach rests on one of the small capes along the coast. This place is known to have the highest concentration of sea glass in the world. Continue reading “The Famous Mendocino Coast Glass Beach” »

Games to Pass the Time on a Train Journey

Train trips are great for a family. You can see places together that you’ve never visited before, but sometimes these places are far away so passing the time on a train ride should be fun. Parents are often looking for ways to keep their children occupied, but the game I-Spy has been used too much to distract younger kids. So instead, try some different games on a train journey as you await your arrival at your next destination. Continue reading “Games to Pass the Time on a Train Journey” »

5 Wine Tours to Take in Napa Valley

If you’re visiting Napa Valley, California, then expect to drink wine at every meal. While you’ll see miles and miles of vineyards while visiting Napa Valley, you can expect to try a variety of fresh wines made directly in California. Wine tours are a must when visiting Napa Valley, while there are a lot of wine tour options, here are the best ones to take: Continue reading “5 Wine Tours to Take in Napa Valley” »