“Now that’s my kind of dessert!” I made my declaration softly, letting the conversations around me swell and fade, as I took in my honey-drizzled, almond-speckled slices of the sun. Okay, they were orange slices. But have you tasted oranges in Morocco? They create, to borrow writer Jeff Greenwald’s phrase, a kind of citrus ecstasy. […]
This brilliant Golden State trip takes you on a loop from San Francisco, to Yosemite, to Carmel, and back up to the City by the Bay. You will definitely leave your heart somewhere—maybe in San Francisco, the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, or with a sea otter in Monterey Bay.
Every day is special, whether you’re on your own at Fisherman’s Wharf or on a Big Sur beach, or enjoying guided experiences like biking the Golden Gate Bridge, hiking in Yosemite, peering into tide pools, or going behind-the-scenes at the outstanding Monterey Bay Aquarium.