It is time to get back to Yosemite. Check out this amazing video by Shawn Reeder.
Two hours from San Jose and Fresno, Mercey Hot Springs is a good soak.
By most standards you read about in the paper, the San Joaquin Valley is a mess, but a necessary one as a huge percentage of the nation's food comes from here.
The best part of a day is often what's not planned. In this case, my first time eating fermented tea leaves.
Five days out of San Diego found us rolling across the Colorado and into Arizona.
Chances are if you are eating lettuce in January, it comes for the pesticide-laden land of the Imperial Valley. A hotbed of immigration trouble, poverty-ridden, and with one of the highest rates of endangered and threatened-species in the country, it's not a place that ranks high on a tourist's must-see list of America.