Find serenity while exploring these Japanese gardens, which were designed by a descendant of the Emperor's gardener at Hakone Gardens in Saratoga, California #Travel #SanJose #SiliconValley #BayAreaTravel

Get a taste of life on the farm at the Emma Prusch Farm Park in San Jose, California #Travel #FarmLife #SanJose #SiliconValley #CATravel #BayAreaTravel

Montalvo Arts Center is a lush Mediterranean estate that is home to a major center for the arts located in Saratoga, California #Travel #SanJose #SiliconValley #CATravel #Arts

Lover's Point Park #Monterey #California #Travel

Pigeon Point Lighthouse, California - This weeks Travel Pinspiration on the blog!

Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary #Monterey #California #Travel

Clos Du Val Winery in the Sags Leap District, Napa, California #Travel #Wine

Discover the eccentric mansion known as the Winchester Mystery House in San Jose, California #Travel #Mystery #SiliconValley #CaliforniaTravel

Mendocino Waterfall #california #travel #photography http://www.visitcalifornia.com/Explore/North-Coast/

Golf among the Oak Trees at Anaheim Hills Golf Course in Anaheim, California #Travel #OrangeCounty #CATravel #Golf

Visit the Largest Collection of Egyptian Artifacts in the West at the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum & Planetarium in San Jose, California #Travel #CaliforniaTravel #SanJose #BayArea

Pismo Beach, California.

Gorgeous Glass Beach, Fort Bragg California

Sunset magazine: California travel: 18 must-see spots along the 101

Highway 1, Big Sur, California Amazing drive, can't wait to make this trip again

Drive up Highway One, California. In a convertable of course.

Curious about the prison behind the famous Johhny Cash song? Take a visit to the Folsom Prison Museum just outside of #Sacramento, #California #Travel #OffTheBeatenPath

* Winchester House, San Jose, California - travel, photography

Santa Ana Zoo at Prentice Park, Santa Ana, California #Travel #OrangeCounty #FamilyTravel #Animals #Birds

The rooftops

Dead Mans Cove, Cape Disappointment, Washington