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Family Road Trips Offer Year-Round Fun In California

California is a year-round destination. Families know San Diego, San Francisco, Napa Valley, and Los Angeles are fabulous with kids. Add Central California cities and attractions to this list; Monterey, Carmel, Cambria, Pismo Beach and Santa Barbara offer all kinds of fun for families in every season.

What families don’t know is that there’s more than these coastal destinations to explore!. We enjoyed a getaway with kids in Paso Robles this fall. Located just 45-minutes inland …


A Crowd-Pleasing California Zipline Tour

A few hours on a zipline is practically a guaranteed family vacation crowd-pleaser. We experienced a zipline tour in Central California near Paso Robles that is as fun as it is unusual. The tour takes place on the historic Santa Margarita Ranch, a vast private estate the size of Manhattan encompassing acres of vineyards and stunning wilderness.

The Margarita Adventures zipline tour offers families the opportunity to learn about California history and geology as the 2.5 hour experience includes a local guide …


1-2-3-4 Excellent Reasons to Visit Paso Robles with Kids

Paso Robles, located off Highway 101 midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, is one of America’s fastest growing wine regions. We passed through Paso on countless road trips when I was a kid, but we never thought of it as an appealing destination for a California family getaway. No so anymore!

We spent the Columbus Day holiday here and enjoyed every minute; there’s loads to do for wine and food loving parents traveling with kids of all ages.