California

Travel stories, city guides, travel tips, recipes, and more inspired by our home state of California.
Where To Say Yes Way Rosé Before Summer Ends | https://saltandwind.com

Where To Say Yes Way Rosé Before Summer Ends

These are the places we dream of drinking rosé: some are alfresco, others chic, and some laidback but all are the kind of place you could sit back, sip rosé, and wish summer would never end.

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Local Food: Here's What To Eat In San Francisco | https://saltandwind.com

Local Food: Here's What To Eat In San Francisco

New restaurants may be popping up left and right in San Francisco, but here are some of our favorite iconic dishes to eat at classic SF establishments.

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The Indie Boutique Hotels To Book For Your Next Trip To San Francisco | https://saltandwind.com

The Indie Boutique Hotels To Book For Your Next Trip To San Francisco

Gain insight on top independent boutique hotels in San Fransisco, California. Featured hotels have fantasitc restaurants, excellent amenities, and unique concepts.

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Brief Horchata History And Where To Find The Best Southern California | https://saltandwind.com

Brief Horchata History And Where To Find The Best Southern California

Here in Southern California horchata is officially trending and there are all sorts of remixes on the classic drink across the region. We figured it high time we talk everything horchata from its history to where to find our favorite horchata:

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San Francisco, California: Inner Richmond Neighborhood Guide | https://saltandwind.com

San Francisco, California: Inner Richmond Neighborhood Guide

On your next trip to San Francisco, make like a local and spend an afternoon in the Inner Richmond neighborhood. Here is where we spend a few hours to shop, sip, and eat when we visit.

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{Fusilli Alla Salsiccia} Pasta With Tomato Sugo, Sausage, and Smoked Cheese | https://saltandwind.com

{Fusilli Alla Salsiccia} Pasta With Tomato Sugo, Sausage, and Smoked Cheese

Santa Ynez has a downtown that looks like it's a freeze frame from an old Western movie, but then has gems like SY Kitchen. We couldn't stop raving about this Fusilli alla Salsiccia so I recreated it here; but, let's be real, you should travel there to taste for yourself!

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

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

Yes, San Diego’s downtown is undergoing a culinary and cultural renaissance, but the beach towns of north county are worth a visit in their own right. 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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San Francisco To Palm Springs: The Ultimate Long Weekend California Road Trip Itinerary | https://saltandwind.com

San Francisco To Palm Springs: The Ultimate Long Weekend California Road Trip Itinerary

Our home state of California is one of our favorite places to travel, but we think you’d need to do to a week-long road trip to do it justice. Ana Kamin proved us wrong when she went on a weekend road trip that hit some of the state’s major highlights so we asked her to recreate the itinerary for you.

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Local Food: Where To Eat All The Garlic In Gilroy | https://saltandwind.com

Local Food: Where To Eat All The Garlic In Gilroy

Here’s what to eat and where when you visit Gilroy, California aka the Garlic Capital Of The World!

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Local Food: What To Eat In Oakland | https://saltandwind.com

Local Food: What To Eat In Oakland

Here’s what to eat and where to eat when you visit Oakland, California.

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These Are The Chocolate Bars So Good They're Worth Hopping A Flight For | https://saltandwind.com

These Are The Chocolate Bars So Good They're 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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California Getaways: Taking In the San Diego Food Scene | https://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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