DUIs in California Are More Costly Than You Think

DUIs in California Are More Costly Than You Think

Whether you get a DUI in California for the first time or you’ve had one before, making this mistake is especially costly. Some of the reasons the costs get so high include the following: Attorney’s fees Conviction fines SR22 proof of insurance coverage Surcharges Insurance surcharges The attainment of a ignition interlock … Read more

Learn About the Mysteries of Lake Tahoe

the beautiful Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe is a large freshwater lake that is located in the Sierra Nevada of the United States. It straddles the state line between California and Nevada, and it is the largest alpine lake in North America and the second deepest lake in the United States after Crater Lake in Oregon. This … Read more

The abandoned Santa’s Village in Skyforest, California

The abandoned Santa’s Village in Skyforest, California

From May 28th, 1955 to March 1st, 1998, Santa’s Village in Skyforest, California by Lake Arrowhead was once one of the most popular theme parks in California. It opened a month before Disneyland, but the years have not been so kind to this haven of kitsch. Now it lays abandoned, lonely and … Read more

Money Saving Recommendations for Travelers in Buena Park, California

Buena Park is a California city located in northwestern Orange County, 12 miles northwest of Santa Ana and a mere 6 miles northwest of Anaheim. The city is a popular tourist destination for its pleasant weather conditions and wide variety of recreational opportunities. Buena Park was officially incorporated as a city in … Read more

History of California Pizza Kitchen

History of California Pizza Kitchen

California Pizza Kitchen is a restaurant chain that originated in Beverly Hills, California in 1985 by attorneys Larry Flax and Rick Rosenfield. They are widely known for their innovative and non-traditional pizzas like BLT, Original BBQ Chicken pizza, Jamaican Jerk Chicken pizza, and Thai Chicken pizza. Aside from their not so usual … Read more

3 Tips to finding a daycare center in South California

Day Care

Finding a great daycare center can be a challenging experience. You want a trusted center where you don’t have to worry about leaving your kid. If you’re searching for the best provider of early childhood education or a trusted daycare center, check out our top recommendation and visit for more information. There … Read more

California’s Architectural Treasures You Didn’t Know About

Architectural Treasures

Nearly everyone is familiar with the most famous architectural treasures of California, such as the Golden Gate Bridge and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Hollyhock House. Traveling with blinders on can be a sure way to miss some of the most impressive treasures the state’s architectural history has to offer, though. Here, we’ve made … Read more

Interesting Facts About Los Angeles

Interesting facts about los angeles

  When you think about Los Angeles, California, you’d automatically think of Hollywood, Beverly Hills and the Tinseltown. But is it all there is to LA? Nope! Although Los Angeles has become the hub of the world’s film industry (and not to mention the place for star-gazing and premium properties of course) … Read more

Interesting Facts About San Francisco

Interesting Facts About San Francisco

  San Francisco is known for the Golden Gate Bridge, the bay, and spectacular scenery. However, there is so much more to San Francisco that you probably didn’t know! Here are some little known fun facts about the Golden Gate City. And it is amazing to note that during the Depression era, … Read more

Interesting Facts About California

Interesting Facts About California

  California is famous for many things, mainly the Golden Gate Bridge, its unique scenery, the various wineries producing world-class wines, and Hollywood. There are also other things about the 31st American state that are interesting that you may not know about. Click through this gallery to know more of the interesting … Read more

History of San Jose, California

History of San Jose, California

    The prosperous city of San Jose San Jose is a city in the San Francisco’s Bay Area, California. It is the seat of government of the Santa Clara County. The city is located along the rivers of Coyote and Guadalupe in the south end of the San Francisco Bay. It … Read more

History of Danville, California

History of Danville, California

  Danville – “The Heart of San Ramon Valley” Danville is a town in California’s Contra Costa county. It sits in the San Ramon Valley between Mount Diablo on the eastern side and the breathtaking Las Tampas (or Tampos) mountain range on the western side. Because of its location, Danville is called … Read more

Learn about the Bay Area city of Fremont, California

Learn about the Bay Area city of Fremont, California

  Fremont, California’s Bay Area — at a glance Fremont is considered the fourth most populous city in the San Francisco Bay Area with a total population of 220,000. Historically the people in Fremont have diverse cultural and ethnical influences as the city was occupied with a mix of Indian, Spanish, Mexican … Read more

Learn about the Bay Area city of Pleasanton

Learn about the Bay Area city of Pleasanton

  Pleasanton is a city in Alameda County, in the state of California. From its primitive beginnings as the “Most Desperate Town On The West” to its present glory as one of America’s best places to live, Pleasanton is indeed a picture of transformation over the centuries. Consider Pleasanton’s past and how … Read more

Discover Santa Rosa, California

Discover Santa Rosa, California

Short introduction to Santa Rosa, California Santa Rosa is a city in San Francisco’s Bay Area. It lies on the Santa Rosa Plain, surrounded by the Valley of the Moon, Sonoma Valley and Laguna de Santa Rosa. It is the county seat of Sonoma County, and one of the largest cities in … Read more

History of Sunnyvale, California

History of Sunnyvale, California

  Where is Sunnyvale, California? Sunnyvale is a city located in Santa Clara County in California. It has the official name of the City of Sunnyvale. Sunnyvale is home to several major tech companies, that’s why it is included as part of the world-famous Silicon Valley. Sunnyvale is also part of the … Read more

Professional Sports in Bay Area

Professional Sports in Bay Area

    San Francisco is located along the bay on the Pacific Ocean and is ranked the 14th largest city in the United States with mover than 8.3 million residents. San Francisco Bay Area is made up of nine California counties which also border it. The major cities of San Francisco, San … Read more

Learn about the Bay Area town of Danville

Learn about the Bay Area town of Danville

Situated in the valleys of San Ramon, Danville is a flourishing town in Contra Costa County, California. Like many other towns or cities in California, Danville has also stories of rough beginnings and difficulties that paved the way to its present progress and prosperity.     The Heart of San Ramon valley … Read more

History of Alameda

History of Alameda

  What and where is Alameda? Alameda is a city in the state of California, situated in Alameda County, located on the Alameda and Bay Farm islands. To more easily spot Alameda, you can find it near the San Francisco Bay Area on the east and Oakland on the west.   American … Read more

Learn about the History of San Francisco

Learn about the History of San Francisco

When you think of the United States, you may conjure up images of either New York or San Francisco. Indeed, as one of the most popular destinations in the country especially for immigrants, the California city is rich in beautiful sights such as the Golden Gate Bridge, diversified cultures, and of course … Read more

History of Walnut Creek, California

History of Walnut Creek, California

  Very short introduction on Walnut Creek Walnut Creek is a city in Contra Costa County, in San Francisco’s Bay Area. The city serves as a center for the neighboring cities in Contra Costa County such as the neighboring Concord. The area during the pre-Spanish, Spanish and Mexican rule The first known … Read more

Discover the Town of Moraga, California

Discover the Town of Moraga, California

What is Moraga? Moraga is a small, suburban incorporated town in Contra Costa County, in the San Francisco Bay Area. Despite its size, Moraga is one of the wealthiest places in the United States (as of 2000). To locate Moraga, it is surrounded by the cities of Lafayette and Orinda, unincorporated community … Read more

History of Livermore

History of Livermore

Livermore in the pre-Spanish and Spanish era The city of Livermore is the oldest city in the Livermore Valley. Livermore is located in the Alameda County, and on the eastern side of the San Francisco Bay Area. Like most of the cities in the SF Bay Area, the place that is now … Read more

Discover the History of Sausalito, California

Discover the History of Sausalito, California

 What is Sausalito? Sausalito is a city in California, situated in the state’s San Francisco’s Bay Area, in Marin County. The city, which is about eight miles south-southeast of San Rafael, is situated just near the Golden Gate Bridge.   Pre-Spanish and Spanish era The “City of Sausalito” indeed has a rich … Read more

Learn about the Bay Area city of San Ramon

Learn about the Bay Area city of San Ramon

    San Ramon is a city in Contra Costa County in California. Like many of the county’s other towns, San Ramon’s story is also one of progress and growth.   The early history of the city and its name’s origin   In its bygone lush natural state, the place that is … Read more

Learn about Oakland, California

Learn about Oakland, California

Demographics Oakland is a city in the county seat of Alameda, located in the state of California. Incorporated in 1852, Oakland is considered as the largest city in the San Francisco Bay area with a total population of 390,724. A large number of immigrants have contributed in the increasing number of population … Read more

The History Of The Hollywood Sign

The History Of The Hollywood Sign

First erected in the early 1920s as an advertisement sign, the Hollywood sign later underwent deterioration and was almost left to waste. Restorations have brought it back to its present venerable state. The Hollywood sign is one of the United States of America’s famous landmarks, perhaps as famous as the Statue of … Read more