Amazing Eats

Add this California Wine Country and Muir Woods Tour to your Bucket List

Guest post from Janine Good  Post with permission from FillMyPassport.com  It isn’t often that you can honestly say you get the best of both worlds. When it does happen, your mind spins in circles on how this can possibly be true. Well, when travelling through California, we… Read More

Nevada Falls

Yosemite Waterfalls in April: Our Top Ten List

By Staff assisted by Gino Zernitskiy “When’s the best time to visit Yosemite?” “How can I see the Yosemite waterfalls?” We get questions like these a lot at Extranomical, and in this article, we’re going to give you the answers! The Yosemite falls are, well,… Read More

Yosemite Valley

Yosemite national park in just 1 day: dream or reality?

The Yosemite national park is one of the most beautiful places in California (but maybe even in the USA, if not in the whole continent). Would it be worth a visit it if you had only 24 hours of time? However hard it may be – and on this we agree… Read More

Alcatraz prison: San Francisco’s Hottest Ticket!

It sounds unbelievable, and hilarious, that over one million visitors a year from around the globe eagerly line up to board a ferry boat headed to federal prison. Unless, you are referring to the floating penitentiary infamously known as “The Rock”. Alcatraz prison is the… Read More

Majestic Yosemite Welcomes Back Visitors!

For nearly a month, the Ferguson fire raged and threatened. After consuming over 95,000 acres of pristine wilderness, it is nearly exhausted. The re-opening of Yosemite National Park is a testament to the power of community. Whether they are aware or not, future visitors are… Read More

Best time in Yosemite

What is the Best Time to Visit Yosemite?

It’s a tricky question. Actually, the best time is when YOU are there! There isn’t any “officially proclaimed” best time to visit Yosemite. The park is fantastic all year round and no matter what season you choose to go, there are magical moments to be.… Read More

Having fun in Tahoe

Top 8 Places to Visit in Tahoe in Spring

Have you been desperately looking for an ultimate retreat? Well, we have a perfect destination for you. You should go to Tahoe and surrender to its magic. What an exciting time to enjoy its astounding natural beauty without all that annoying traffic and crowds! Now… Read More

Guide Recommended: Our Top Lunch Picks in San Francisco

Guide Recommended: Our Top Lunch Picks in San Francisco

When it comes to culinary arts, San Francisco has always been a trendsetter. San Francisco dominates the list of American restaurants that Michelin considers to be destination-worthy. You can find cafes and restaurants offering the multitude of food options that will satisfy even the most… Read More

Coit Tower: Catch the View from Above San Francisco

Coit Tower: Catch the View from Above San Francisco What’s my favorite view of San Francisco? No contest. It’s from atop Coit Tower. From this perch, you can capture stunning bird’s-eye pics of the Golden Gate Bridge, “crooked” Lombard Street, Nob Hill, Russian Hill, Twin… Read More

Traveling with Kids in San Francisco: Get to Know Your ABCs

Traveling with Kids in San Francisco: Get to Know Your ABCs With so many things to do, planning a trip to San Francisco can be overwhelming—Fisherman’s Wharf, China Town, North Beach, Muir Woods, first-rate museums, restaurants and more. If your group of travelers includes young… Read More