California

Travel stories, city guides, travel tips, recipes, and more inspired by our home state of California.
Where and How to Take the Best Photos in San Diego | http://saltandwind.com

Where and How to Take the Best Photos in San Diego

Even the most amateur of photographers wins at Instagram when visiting San Diego. But, to ensure your  pics pop, we tapped a few local photographers for their tips for the best photos in San Diego.

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Los Angeles: Venice Beach Neighborhood Guide | http://saltandwind.com

Los Angeles: Venice Beach Neighborhood Guide

Venice Beach has always marched to the beat of its own drum – the small, beachside community embodies Southern California culture and is a total haven in the midst of the massive sprawl that is Los Angeles. Next time you head this way, give yourself ample time to wander among the bungalow-lined streets and get in on the full experience with some of our top picks:

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California Getaways: Taking In the San Diego Food Scene | http://saltandwind.com

California Getaways: Taking In the San Diego Food Scene

We Southern Californians love to road trip and one weekend getaway I do time and again is San Diego. Here are the most Instagram-worthy and delicious spots for food lovers in San Diego.

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California Has Its Own BBQ Style And It's Legit | http://saltandwind.com

California Has Its Own BBQ Style And It's Legit

My favorite factoid of Califorinia culinary culture? That we have a native BBQ style and it's so worth exploring! Here is everything you need to know to appreciate Santa Maria barbecue when you visit California.

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10 Chocolate Bars Worth Hopping A Flight For | http://saltandwind.com

10 Chocolate Bars Worth Hopping A Flight For

Most people will take any excuse to hop a flight — catch up with a friend, taste test tequila, search out surf — but chocoholics like us? We'd go to the ends of the earth for a good chocolate bar.

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Wine Tasting In San Diego: 5 Urban Wineries to Try Now | http://saltandwind.com

Wine Tasting In San Diego: 5 Urban Wineries to Try Now

San Diego has a growing urban winery scene -- here are 5 tasting rooms to visit right now.

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Beaches, Boutiques, & Cute Cafes: Our Guide to North County San Diego | http://saltandwind.com

Beaches, Boutiques, & Cute Cafes: Our Guide to North County San Diego

You may have heard that San Diego’s downtown is undergoing a culinary and cultural renaissance, but the beach towns north of the city are well worth a visit, all on their own.Here’s our guide to North County San Diego, heavy on the beach vibes and low on the hustle and bustle:

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Where To Find The Best Fish Tacos in San Diego | http://saltandwind.com

Where To Find The Best Fish Tacos in San Diego

San Diego is known for it’s incredibly delicious Mexican food: particularly, the Fish Taco. Here are our recommendations for where to find the best fish taco in San Diego. 

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San Diego, California: Little Italy Neighborhood Guide | http://saltandwind.com

San Diego, California: Little Italy Neighborhood Guide

San Diego is one of our favorite places for a weekend away and the North Little Italy (aka NoLI) neighborhood is where we always spend a few hours to shop, sip, and eat.

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California Getaways: Weekend Road Trips In SoCal | http://saltandwind.com

California Getaways: Weekend Road Trips In SoCal

With winter in full swing, Southern California remains one of the best (literal) hot spots. We’re taking a closer look at some of our favorite weekend getaways right in our own backyard.

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Essential Los Angeles Gift Guide | http://saltandwind.com

Essential Los Angeles Gift Guide

There’s no place like home for the holidays, which in our case is the city of Angels. This year we’re taking a page from our own backyard and giving you the 411 on what to give that’s quintessentially Los Angeles.

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California Travel Guide: Where To Eat, Stay, and Shop In Santa Barbara | http://saltandwind.com

California Travel Guide: Where To Eat, Stay, and Shop In Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is classic California at its best but just because a lot of people visit doesn't mean it's all worth seeing. Here are Team Salt & Wind's favorite corners of the city from shops to eats to where to stay. 

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