The spindly trees and surreal, boulder-strewn landscapes of Joshua Tree National Park are better known than the desert towns

It’s the architecture that makes this former mining camp, in the western foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains, really stand out

Many people come to Petaluma for the food – the Sonoma town overflows with incredible farm-to-table restaurants

Ferndale looks like it’s scooped up all the gorgeous, pastel-hued Victorian homes or Painted Ladies of San Francisco

Downtown Napa hasn’t always been a desirable destination

Cambria combines the old-fashioned charms of a pretty village with the sweeping, stunning beauty of the coast

Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo County

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