California

Few destinations summon as many daydreams as California, the breathtakingly gorgeous West Coast state famed throughout the last century for delivering la dolce vita, New World style. There’s a reason California is the birth place of the road trip: the rewards of getting around have never been more abundant and immediate. With characterful cities across the state, snow-capped mountains and granite peaks in the national parks of the interior, other-worldly desert landscapes to the southeast, dense and ancient forest along the cliff-hugging Pacific Coast Highway and rustic surf towns with swathes of sandy beaches fringing the coast, a California road trip promises scenic diversity along with iconic landmarks.

Mammoth Lakes: No Small Adventure

7th June 2018
by Suzy Higgs

Michael Vanderhurst has spent 14 years, or ‘winters’ as the locals describe, in Mammoth Lakes. Located in California’s pristine Sierra Nevada mountains, Mammoth Lakes provides year-round activities in all weathers. Snow heavy winters bring powdery ski slopes and blue skies and summers bring mountain biking and fishing. Michael describes his favourite experiences and why Mammoth […]

End of the Rainbow in Lake Tahoe

7th June 2018
by Suzy Higgs

Lila Lapanja’s connection with skiing began at the age of two, where her abilities were nurtured by her father who had ski raced for the Slovenian National Team. By the age of six, Lila began to race competitively and living only four minutes from the Diamond Peak ski area, skiing became both a convenient and […]

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