Lower Yosemite Fall Trail
California, Destinations, Experiences, On the Road

7-day solo road trip in Northern California

I have to admit I haven't always been a fan of solo travel, thinking it may be boring, too expensive and even not so safe. However, I was curious to try at least once before to judge. So, last summer, I organised my first solo trip: a 7-day road trip through Northern California just by myself. It was mindblowing!

California, City breaks, Destinations, Experiences

Few hours in Berkeley

My road trip ended in Berkeley, the flower power centre of the 60s and home of the prestigious University of California Berkeley. Berkeley is just an hour and a half drive from Sacramento, and it is reachable in 15 minutes drive, or in few minutes by public transport, from San Francisco. Having just a few… Continue reading Few hours in Berkeley

California, City breaks, Destinations, Experiences

Few hours in Sacramento

During my 7-day road trip in northern California, I planned to spend one night in Sacramento. This city is the capital city of the state of California, so I thought it deserves at least few hours of my time, and I was totally right! The city welcomed me with sunset colours between skyscrapers, which are visible… Continue reading Few hours in Sacramento

California, Outdoor

From Yosemite National Park to Lake Tahoe

Clicca qui per la versione in Italiano Are you planning your road trip through northern California? Yosemite is a must! Next stop? Lake Tahoe! The drive from Yosemite National Park to Lake Tahoe South offers stunning views over beautiful mountains and astonishing lakes. There are several drives to get to Lake Tahoe from Yosemite. I decided… Continue reading From Yosemite National Park to Lake Tahoe

California, City breaks, Destinations, Experiences, General Tips, Outdoor

6 tips to rent a car on TURO

  Turo is a car rental service, which works like AirBnb works for houses. Basically, you book a car online from other Turo users, and then go pick it up or have it delivered to you. Easy peasy (lemon squeezy). I used it last summer to rent this beautiful Toyota Yaris to do a 4-days road trip in… Continue reading 6 tips to rent a car on TURO