1 Day in Big Sur: Where to go & What to Eat

Quite a while ago, (October 2017) to tell you the truth, my boyfriend and I drove down to Carmel and Big Sur for the day. Getting there It was about an hour and half drive to Carmel from home in San Jose. On the way there, we were scrambling trying to find a brunch spot…

Alviso Marina,CA: Afternoon in the salt flats

Afternoon adventure in the salt flats A couple of weekends ago, I (lovingly) dragged my boyfriend out of the house to go visit Alviso Marina County Park to see the famous salt flats. Alviso is a county park in Santa Clara which is known for it's super cool salt flats. I had seen pictures all…

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Northern California Renaissance Faire at Casa de Fruta

A couple of weekend ago, my boyfriend and I traveled down to Casa de Fruta, just outside of Hollister, CA, for the Northern California Renaissance Faire.  It was about an hour's drive from our home in San Jose, but it was totally worth it. I had always wanted to go to the faire and  my…