From the Back Cover
Written by a parent for parents, this opinionated, personal, and easy-to-use guide has hundreds of ideas to keep the kids entertained for an hour, a day, or a weekend! Fun with the Family Northern California leads the way to amusement parks, historical attractions, children’s museums, wildlife habitats, festivals, parks, and much more.
The whole family will enjoy . . .
Heading for Redwood Country and standing beneath the tallest trees in the world, or hitting the beach with boogie boards in Santa Cruz
Shaking hands with a robot at the Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose, the birthplace of the personal computer
Visiting the perfectly preserved gold rush settlement of Columbia, where shopkeepers and blacksmiths dress and work just as their forebears did a century ago
About the Author
A native Northern Californian, Karen Misuraca specializes in writing about golf, golf resorts, traveling in California, and family travel. She has written articles for many magazines, including Family Fun, Odyssey, San Francisco, and Alaska Airlines. She is also the author of 100 Best Golf Resorts of the World, Quick Escapes San Francisco, The California Coast, Insiders’ Guide to Yosemite, Our San Francisco, and Backroads of the California Wine Country.