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Morning Coffee with Half Dome

I’ve written previously about my goal not just to see Yosemite, but to experience Yosemite.  We started out with the…

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LA Day Trip to Solvang

f you are looking to really feel like you are escaping Los Angeles, I recommend an LA day trip to…

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Mentryville Oil Ghost Town Rich in History

Mentryville Park is a tiny oil ghost town rich in history tucked away in a tiny corner of Pico Canyon. …

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Epic Road Trip from Los Angeles to Zion & Bryce

This is the story of our epic road trip from Los Angeles to Zion and Bryce National Parks in Utah. …

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Unexpected Winter in the Southwest

Winter 2019 has created an unexpected winter in Southern California and Arizona creating snowy mountains in warm places.  Places known…

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Adventures

Los Angeles Travel Tips for First Timers

Traveling to Los Angeles for the first time and need some travel tips? How to prepare for LA parking, airports, weather,…

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Adventures

Architecture Reflections, Venice California

 The strong personalities of the different home architecture line up as I stroll through Venice. It's like looking at a…

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Travel Tribe

 Road Trippin In The Southwest!

One of the most spectacular parts of the country in the United States is in the Southwestern corridor! Together with…

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Weekend Wandering

Our Favorite Summer Travel Photography 2018

WhereGalsWander favorite travel photography from our 2018 adventures

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Best Sunsets

A collection of our favorite sunsets

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Where We Wandered in 2018

Looking back in 2018 and where we wandered in 2018, it’s amazing to remember all of our adventures.  We wanted…

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Our Stories

Our Top Eight Photos

We never expected to have such an amazing community in our Twitterverse when we started WhereGalsWander.  We are both appreciative…

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Weekend Wandering

Weekend Wandering: A Weekly RoundUp of Our Social Media

All our posts this week from Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and Facebook, right here for you in Weekend Wandering. Our week’s…

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Travel Tribe

Discover Torrance

As many of you are already aware, I recently relocated from Chicago to Southern California. One of my goals after…

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Summer Lasts Forever at Surf City

Summer lasts forever in Surf City. Also known as Huntington Beach, this place brings the promise of never-ending candy-colored summer…

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Sunset at Joshua Tree

It was another spontaneous trip to Joshua Tree,  We decided in less than 12 hours that we would drive out…

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Love, Wine, Rock ‘N Roll

As soon as I saw the plastic flamingos in the window and the electric guitars on the walls, I knew…

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Wanderlust Here: Adventure & More in 5 Beautiful States

Author: fitlifeandtravel.com Satisfy Your Wanderlust In These 5 Beautiful States With Extraordinary Adventure, Culture, and Wow! Imagine a place of red…

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National Parks

Hetch Hechy, Another Option for Yosemite

Not many people realized Hetchy Hechy is another option when visiting Yosemite National Park. Honestly, I didn’t know this existed…

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Weekend Wandering

Weekend Wandering

All our posts this week from Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and Facebook, right here for you.  Our week’s worth of our recently posted…

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Shopping in Ojai: Fig Curated Living

Step inside this amazing shop called Fig in Ojai part eclectic, bohemian, philosophical shop this is a wonderland for every…

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Hiking Barker Dam at Joshua Tree

When I heard that Barker Dam was also known as Big Horn Dam for all of the big horned sheep…

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Weekend Wandering

All our posts this week from Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and Facebook, right here for you.  Our week’s worth of our recently posted…

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National Parks

Where to Stay in Yosemite: Evergreen Lodge

Deciding where to stay in Yosemite and selecting Evergreen Lodge just heightened our experience.  In my last post about Yosemite,…

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National Parks

Yosemite Travel Tips from First Timers (and one on crutches)

We received a lot of advice about getting to Yosemite early, parking in one of the main lots and then…

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Rolling Green Hills of Spring

When I arrived in Los Angeles I loved the ability to see rolling hills and beauty rising up into the…

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Wanderlusting Up The California Coast

The saying goes…” it’s not the destination, it’s the journey”. This begins my tale of the drive up the coast one…

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Weekend Wandering

Our week’s worth of our recently posted photos on our social media, for your weekend inspiration to seek out travel,…

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Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara

  A trip to Santa Barbara is not complete without a visit to Stearns Wharf. When completed In 1872, it…

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Weekend Wandering

Our week’s worth of our recently posted photos on our social media, for your weekend inspiration to seek out travel,…

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