Joshua’s Tree National Park 

Yesterday we took the 2 1/2 hour drive inland from Los Angeles to our new Airbnb in Desert Hot Springs. We were told to pick up the keys from the apartments partner hotel, the Aqua Soleil Hotel and mineral spa, which was a short 2 min drive from the apartment. We are allowed to use the hotel facilities so decided to quickly drop our bags at our new home and come back for the afternoon.  Continue reading

A few days in LA! 

We arrived in crazy Los Angeles late Saturday evening, after a slow crawl in on the freeway!

We moved into our new Airbnb home in the Redondo Beach area, a eucalyptus tree lined residential area close to the beach. All very spiritual and hippy, but very family friendly.

After our long drive down the previous day we decided to spend Sunday chilling out. We Continue reading

Beautiful Lake Tahoe 

Today we decided to take the highway up into the mountains and over to Lake Tahoe.

Well what a beautifully scenic day! Every twist of the road along the way revealed a stunning new view, from snow capped mountains to misty tree lined cliff faces, beautiful cool rivers slowly meandering through the valleys to jaw dropping waterfalls! And then Lake Tahoe suddenly came into view!  Continue reading