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.

Our Family Friendly Hotspots in California

17th March 2017
by Lizzie Jones

Get to know the Golden State and try something a little different for your next family holiday on an epic family road trip in California! Take a jaunt along California’s scenic Central Coast,  cruise past surfy beach towns, fairytale redwood forests and wildlife havens, all within breezy view of the Pacific. Coast to coast, there’s endless […]

City Diaries: An insiders guide to Santa Barbara, California

23rd February 2017
by Lizzie Jones

Hugged by the Santa Ynez Mountains to the East and the Pacific Ocean to the West, Santa Barbara is a terracotta-topped oasis brimming with heritage, history and hip hangouts. Before the curtain rose on the LA film scene, Santa Barbara reigned supreme as California’s city of lights…home to the state’s first major movie studio, Flying […]

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