California, the Golden State, is fascinating with its diverse regions, dramatic scenery, exciting places to visit, and romantic places to stay. Drive the beautiful coast, ride a cable car in San Francisco, be awed by the grandeur of Yosemite, visit the sidewalk of stars on Hollywood Boulevard, and taste your way through the wine country while staying in boutique hotels and romantic country inns—the cream of the crop from the vast array of places to stay. Also, for the tourist it is important to note that the idea of the entire state being sunny and warm year-round can all too quickly be dispelled when the summer fog rolls into San Francisco or 3 feet of winter snow falls in the High Sierras.
Wonderful California hotels, bed and breakfasts and resorts dot the landscape of this diverse state. OUR LIST OF CALIFORNIA HOTELS , and other lodging accommodations range from simple farm stays to luxurious five star hotels. Our five driving itineraries will take you north to south and east to west throughout this magnificdnt state. California is a state that can be equally appreciated as a single, a couple, or an entire family. Many of the properties we recommend welcome children with open arms. Our California book and web site, one of the best travel guides in print and on the internet, offers five wonderful driving ITINERARIES for exploring this multi-faceted state.