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Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country
Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country Top Attraction!
Scenic in Temecula, CA USA

Temecula Wineries Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country is synonymous with fine wines and exceptional hospitality. Close to 40 wineries produce award-winning wines made possible by a unique microclimate and well-drained decomposed granite soils.


Big Bear Lake
Big Bear Lake Top Attraction!
Recreation in Big Bear Lake, CA USA

Big Bear Lake is Southern California's 4-Season mountain resort destination. Big Bear Lake is a 4-season mountain resort destination within just a few hour drive of anywhere in Southern California.

Alcatraz Island
Alcatraz Island Top Attraction!
National Park in San Francisco, CA USA

National Park Out in the middle of the San Francisco Bay, the island of Alcatraz is a world unto itself. Isolation, one of the constants of island life for any inhabitant - soldier, guard, prisoner, bird or plant - is a recurrent theme in the unfolding history of Alcatraz.

Universal Studios Hollywood
Universal Studios Hollywood Top Attraction!
Tour in Universal City, CA USA

Universal Studios Hollywood lets visitors go behind-the-scenes on the legendary Studio Tour to explore where Hollywood movies are made. Don't miss the incredible new King Kong 360 3-D at Universal Studios Hollywood. Created by Peter Jackson, it's the largest, most intense 3-D experience in the world.

Van Damme State Park
Van Damme State Park Top Attraction!
Scenic in Little River, CA USA

Van Damme State Park consists of beach and upland on the Mendocino Coast. Of all the park system's units along the Mendocino coast, Van Damme is perhaps the richest in terms of historical resources connected with the redwood lumber industry.


Point Cabrillo Lighthouse
Point Cabrillo Lighthouse Top Attraction!
Recreation in Mendocino, CA USA

Welcome to the Point Cabrillo Light Station. Our lighthouse has an original Third Order Fresnel lens that continues to operate 24 hours a day as an active Federal Aid to Navigation.

The Skunk Train
The Skunk Train Top Attraction!
Excursion in Fort Bragg, CA USA

It is the towering trees, a glimpse of a deer drinking from the Noyo River, an isolated fisherman's cabin peeking from the forest, and the notion that you have left the rest of the world behind that draw people to the Skunk Train. Except for the passengers' high-tech cameras and modern garb, a time traveler from the last century would feel quite at home riding on the Skunk Train today.

San Buenaventura Mission
San Buenaventura Mission Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Museum in Ventura, CA USA

Founded in 1782, Mission San Buenaventura, was the ninth of California's 21 missions and the last to be established by Father Junipero Serra. Destroyed by fire in the 1790s, the church was rebuilt over a period of a dozen years and rededicated in 1809.

Railtown 1897 State Historic Park
Railtown 1897 State Historic Park Top Attraction!
Historic Site in Jamestown, CA USA

Home of the "movie train" - a great railway museum If you love old trains, Raitown is a must! It brings America's glorious railway past to life! The museum includes a working train with historic cars operating from April through October that lets visitors relive the experience of early train travel.


Yosemite National Park
Yosemite National Park Top Attraction!
National Park in Yosemite National Park, CA USA

One of the most spectacular and most visited national parks in North America For tens of thousands of years, humans have changed, and have been changed by, this place we now call Yosemite. The Ahwahneechee lived here for generations, followed by the arrival of Europeans in the mid-1800s.

Channel Islands National Park
Channel Islands National Park Top Attraction!
National Park in Ventura, CA USA

National Park One of Ventura's most wondrous attractions, often refered to as the American Galapagos is accessible for multi-day camping trips. (14 miles off coast) Explore America's Galapagos One of Ventura's most wondrous attractions lies 14 miles out to sea.

A Woman Called Truth
A Woman Called Truth things to do on a rainy day in Hollywood, CA
Theatre in Hollywood, CA USA

In honor of Black History Month, Sojourner Truth’s story is recreated for the stage in a powerful, musically infused, award-winning play that combines her actual words with slave songs and spirituals of the period.

About Town Taste walking adventures
About Town Taste walking adventures things to do on a rainy day in Fresno, CA
Food Tour in Fresno, CA USA

Walking taste tours in Fresno & Clovis, CA About Town Taste tours take you on a delicious path through the historic neighborhoods that highlight the best cuisine of the area. Also included in our tours are sightseeing of local attractions like the downtown skyline, street art, murals and historic architecture.

Accomplice
Accomplice things to do on a rainy day in Hollywood, CA
Theatre in Hollywood, CA USA

Accomplice: Hollywood "If you live in or are visiting LA, you must experience this! Mind blowing and so much fun.

Adrienne Marchiano
Adrienne Marchiano things to do on a rainy day in San Francisco, CA
Massage and Spa in San Ramon, CA USA

Massage Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage Adrienne Marchiano is a California State Certified Massage Therapist #23365. She graduated with honors from the National Holistic Institute in May 2007. She specializes in several modalities.

Advanced Hills and Crooked Street Segway Tour
Advanced Hills and Crooked Street Segway Tour
Segway PT Tour in San Francisco, CA USA

San Francisco's Guided Advanced Segway Tour Experience our most challenging route! This Advanced Segway Tour is for guests who have had previous experience riding a Segway, who want to see a little more, and who want to test the machine a little further.

Advantage Plus Agency
Advantage Plus Agency
Shopping in Canoga Park, CA USA


Alpine Slide
Alpine Slide
Recreation in Big Bear Lake, CA USA

Recreation Area Southern California's only authentic bobsled ride. Take a scenic chairlift ride to the top, then hop on a specially designed sled and control your own speed down a 1/4 mile long track. Go as fast or slow as you want unlike amusement park rides.

Always Just For Fun Entertainment
Always Just For Fun Entertainment
Recreation in Rowland Heights, CA USA

Southern California’s premier children’s entertainment Are you looking for a unique and fresh way to entertain your children at an upcoming special event? Well, look no further! Our Children’s Party Characters will come to your occasion decked out in authentic costumes and are loaded with enthusiasm and fun.

American Society of Military History (asmh)
American Society of Military History (asmh)
Military Museum in South El Monte, CA USA

The American Military Museum has been collecting, preserving, restoring, and sharing the largest inter-service collection of military equipment in the Western United States for 59 years.

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California

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Regions

Anaheim
Carlsbad
Hollywood
Irvine
Los Angeles
Napa
Ontario
Palm Springs
Sacramento
San Diego
San Diego North
San Francisco
San Jose
San Luis Obispo
Santa Barbara
Santa Cruz
Santa Monica
Sunnyvale

Best Places to Stay in California


Doubletree Guest Suites Anaheim Resort/convention Center
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From $108 / night.


Swimming Pool, Non Smoking Rooms.
Doubletree Suites By Hilton Santa Monica
Guest Score:
From $246 / night.


Swimming Pool, Non Smoking Rooms.
Edgewood Tahoe Resort
Guest Score:
From $250 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms, Restaurant.
Home 2 Suites By Hilton Fairview Allen
Guest Score:
From $93 / night.


Stanford Park Hotel
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From $116 / night.


Swimming Pool, Non Smoking Rooms, Restaurant, Free Breakfast.

Best Time to Visit California


The best time to visit California is in the summer and fall. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the low 70's and highs in the low 80's. Nights are cool with lows in the upper 50's. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the low 60's and highs in the low 70's. Fall nights are cold with lows in the upper 40's.

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Monthly Temperatures in California


Month Low Avg High
January 41.4 51.1 60.7
February 43.6 53.5 63.4
March 45.7 55.6 65.4
April 48.2 59.1 69.9
May 52.4 63.1 73.7
June 56.5 67.7 78.9
July 59.8 71.4 82.9
August 60.2 71.8 83.3
September 58.0 69.6 81.1
October 52.7 64.1 75.5
November 45.6 56.3 66.9
December 41.0 51.1 61.1

Destinations in and around California to Visit



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