On Halloween and corn mazes

On Halloween and corn mazes

Halloween may have snuck up on me this year, but that doesn’t mean I missed out on the corn mazes. Everywhere you look people are decorating their yards and windows with Jack-o’-Lanterns, witches, brooms and ghosts. Meanwhile I feel like I blinked in...
Visiting Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Visiting Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom is stupendous. Now I can rest easy knowing that if you read nothing more, you’ll still know how I feel about Six Flags. For those of you who require slightly more detail than that California surfer dude descriptor, allow me to...
5 Experiences in San Jose’s Japantown

5 Experiences in San Jose’s Japantown

San Jose’s Japantown is one of just three in the US. We’ve all been to a Chinatown at least once, but when was the last time you went to, or had even heard of Japantown? All three official Japantowns are nestled in California. Japanese migrants flocked to Los...
California’s Great America

California’s Great America

Summer’s all about beaches, picnics, being outdoors and amusement parks. California’s Great America is one of a few parks that are relatively easy to reach from San Francisco. So we decided to pit two popular amusement parks against each other to see which gives you...
The San Francisco Color Factory

The San Francisco Color Factory

The Color Factory is where you experience all the hues of the rainbow with more than just your eyes. From the first room to the last, you smell colours, taste them, play in them and listen to them. For the spelling aficionados playing along at home, it’s Color Factory...