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The 787 Dreamliner Ups the Ante of Airline Travel

787 Dreamliner

When was the last time you actually looked forward to your flight? If you’ve taken a trip within the past decade, the answer is probably never. But the 787 Dreamliner will change your mind.

Troncones, Mexico: The Perfect Surf and Stay Vacay

In Spanish, saladitos are delicious plum candies and translate as “little salty treat.” So it’s no surprise that one of the best surf spots in Mexico would be named La Saladita. This never-ending left break—known as ‘the wave machine—certainly is a little salty treat, and offers some of the best rides for surfers of any ability. So say sayonara to Sayulita, because the real waves are much further south.

Bay Area Hotel Packages Worth Playing Tourist For

Foggy morning at Nick's Cove

It’s easy to forget how many amazing getaway spots we have hiding in our big Bay Area backyard.

The Fog Gets a Job at Virgin America

Karl The Fog

There's a fresh face at Virgin America: Karl The Fog.

The Newbie's Guide to Honeymooning on Kauai

After reevaluating a mounting wedding to-do list, my fiance and I nixed more adventurous ideas (Croatia, Colombia, Belize) for the lush and quiet Hawaiian island of Kauai for our honeymoon locale. Other than book hotels and flights from SFO we did no preplanning, and it was the best trip of my life.

A Guide to Wholesome Fun at the Sonoma County Fair

Caramel Apples at the Sonoma County Fair

The fever set in at the first sign of the Ferris Wheel going up. The countdown to the Sonoma County Fair is officially underway. This marks its 77th year, and anyway you look at it, that’s a lot of caramel apples and corn dogs.

California State Fair Fun and A Glimpse Into the Gold Rush Era Await in Sacramento

Gold Rush Days

Warm days packed with hours of sunshine are the summertime norm in Sacramento. You don't need more reasons to leave the fog behind and plan a trip to California's capital for some old fashioned fun in the sun.

Zen and the Art of Unplugging: A Visit to Tassajara

Every story about a visit to Tassajara has to begin with the story of getting to Tassajara. It is no simple journey.

Off-the-Radar Beaches on Oahu

Makapuu Beach

Best Morning Swim: Makapuu Beach

Where to Stay in Sayulita

Looking for the perfect surf vacation? Look no further than the small seaside town of Sayulita, just north of the party scene in Puerto Vallarta. With its dozens of surf breaks (some very remote and hidden), Sayulita is an adventurer's dream.

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