From the Back Cover
Shh . . .
One of America’s leading travel savants has
some sizzling secrets to share.
Swim, stroll, surf, spa, and sunbathe like the locals do! Travel Temptations / SUN California is an exclusive information source like no other for the best places, and ways, to fall in love with Golden State sun. From the North Coast to San Diego, Lena Katz and more than forty expert sources explore mystic desert retreats, exclusive new golf resorts, colored sand beaches, and the state’s only drivable beach. Throughout are interviews with surfers, Monterey Bay scientists, and the stylists behind LA’s legendary beach beauties.
This book gives you the kind of information only (lots of) money or celebrity can buy. Katz’s expert sources share their top insider knowledge with youtips on getting the most out of the best venues and activities, highlighting the must-sees, and finding spectacular splurges.
Northern California Coast Gold Country, The Sierras and Yosemite
Monterey County Central CoastThe PCH Route
Los Angeles (and a bit of Ventura) Orange County San Diego
Palm Springs and Coachella Valley
About the Author
Lena Katz is the California, Hawaii, and Mexico travel blogger for Orbitz; creator of the Playboy Scout; and founding editor of LAX Magazine, the in-terminal publication of Los Angeles International Airport. She has been quoted as a travel expert by the Wall Street Journal and Entertainment Tonight, and regularly contributes to Brides, MSNBC, AOL, and the Los Angeles Times. She lives in Hermosa Beach, California.