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California Travel Tips

Visitors to California Vacation Rentals

California is a destination that has something for everyone. Most people consider it one of the most family-friendly vacation destinations because of the theme parks and beaches in the Los Angeles and Orange County areas. In terms of keeping the kids occupied, California will certainly help you do this. Once you have exhausted Disneyland and the other attractions, there are steam trains you can ride in the Gold Country and pan for gold in the traditional way of pioneers. For nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, there are miles of wilderness areas that can be explored. In the winter months, the many top ski resorts provide snow sports enthusiasts with miles of trails and ski runs. If you love wine and want to taste some of the finest, you can make your way to the Napa Valley.

Traveling to California Cabins

California is an expansive state that has a good public transportation system. There are many buses and trains that link the major cities and towns; however, many of the parks and natural attractions can only be reached by car. Driving distances can be quite vast if you are traveling in a north/south direction and it's advisable to plan your tour itinerary carefully. Especially in the wintertime, it is a good idea to check on road conditions before you set out so you can be adequately prepared. If you are visiting California from further abroad, there are several international airports which provide easy access to the different regions. The main airports are Los Angeles, commonly known as LAX, or San Francisco International Airport. To get from the airports to your vacation destination, you can hire a car from one of the many reputable rental agencies based at the airports.

Attractions and Activities near California Beach Rentals

California is undoubtedly one of the most scenic states in the U.S. The rugged coastline, wide valleys and towering mountain peaks create postcard-perfect photographs. Lake Tahoe is one of California's favorite lake destinations. In the summer months, all kinds of water sport activities can be enjoyed there. Spend the days sailing or taking a leisurely paddle around the lakeshore. When the water is calm, you go waterskiing or wake boarding. Pack a picnic lunch and head out on some of the nature trails to go birdwatching. In the winter months, Lake Tahoe is no less beautiful. The forested slopes surrounding the lake often get dusted with a layer of snow. A number of top-quality ski resorts provide downhill and cross country skiing as well as snowboarding. There are also several historic gold mining towns and museums that are interesting to explore.

Seasonal Fun in California

California is a vacation destination known for its warm sunshine and wealth of tourist attractions. In the summer months, you can enjoy the magnificent beaches, go sailing from San Diego, and join the local surfers at the best surf spots. In the towering mountain areas, you can explore hiking trails and go wildlife viewing. In the northern parts of California, there is the wine region of the Napa Valley, the rich gold mining history and some excellent state parks. In the winter months, the peaks get a thick blanket of snow which provides skiing enthusiasts with miles of trails and ski runs to enjoy. Then there are the year-round attractions for the family, such as Disneyland, Universal Studios and Knotts Berry Farm. Los Angeles and its movie star attractions of Hollywood are other sites that can be visited all year long.

From the Pacific coastline to towering redwoods to fun in the sun in Southern California, our California vacation rentals offer the perfect lodging for your California adventure. Plan your California vacation, find Lake Tahoe vacation rentals, San Francisco rentals, Palm Springs vacation houses, San Diego beach rentals and more from our owners' extensive selection. Find California tours and things to do in California from Get away to California and find your vacation rental lodging here on VRBO.

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