California

Kid-Friendly

To Live and Play in L.A. on a Kid-Friendly Vacation

Kate Donnelly
Looking for family fun in Los Angeles? Thanks to a range of activities like leafy parks, sandy beaches, IMAX theaters, marionettes, famed cars and indie-flared bookstores, there’s something to entertain …

Outdoors

5 Must-Hike Trails in the Coachella Valley

Spencer Spellman
Southern California’s Coachella Valley is arguably one of America’s best, most unique places to hike. Its proximity to the 2,650-mile Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) means it’s convenient for trekkers to …

Kid-Friendly

How to Make Summer in the Desert Cool with the Kids

Jenna Schnuer
Whether your family travel plans include toddlers or teens, it’s well worth turning your vacation days over to the desert. The desert? Yup. Indian Wells, California — and the rest …

Road Trips

Take a Ride Along Southern California’s Beer Trail

Chris Morris
The Lost Abbey’s tasting room is filled with ornaments and images that evoke an actual abbey. (Photos: Melissa Valladares)
Pinpointing the hottest region for craft beer in the U.S. is …