Chinese New Year in California


When Chinese New Year begins on Friday, January 31, 2014, there’s only one place where you are going to want to be…well one state anyway. California is quite possibly the best place in the continental United States to celebrate Chinese New Year and with (at least) three great cities to visit - San Diego, Los Angeles and San Francisco – there is plenty to do for all ages. San Diego San Diego is famous for its inhabitants’ laid-back attitudes and near-perfect weather, but it also has a ton of great attraction offerings as well. To get the most out of your time in the city with your family or group, check out the San Diego Family Attractions package by Smart Destinations and save 34% on admission to the Natural History Museum, Fleet Science Center, Boomers and a Harbor Tour! San Diego is full of many educational attractions and museums. Also known as the Natural … [Read more...]

Stupendous Free things to do in San Francisco


Along with New York City, London and a few other places, San Francisco has a reputation as being one of the priciest cities in the world. Although San Fran’s rep is at least somewhat justified, there are certainly ways to enjoy the city without breaking the bank. One way to save money while you are in the top city in northern California is by taking advantage of all the savings that the San Francisco Attractions Pass has to offer. Another was is by utilizing these suggestions for stupendous free things to do in San Francisco. Mob The Museums San Francisco has a plethora of unique museums that you won’t find anywhere else and a number of them are completely free. The Wells Fargo History Museum is dedicated to the history of the Gold Rush and it features fun, historical artifacts like gold nuggets and a working stagecoach. Another place where you can take a free ride is the … [Read more...]