Category Archives: California


17-Mile Drive, California ~ ohiogirltravels.com

The Stunning 17-Mile Drive at Pebble Beach

Noted as one of the most scenic drives in the world, the 17-Mile Drive allows visitors to explore the spectacular scenery of the Pacific Coast. The famous coastal drive runs through Pacific Grove to Pebble Beach with breathtaking views of the rugged Pacific coastline and the magnificent Del Monte Forest.   The 17-Mile Drive opened… Read More




InterContinental The Clement Monterey ~ ohiogirltravels.com

A Stay at InterContinental The Clement Monterey

Have you ever found yourself loving a hotel so much that you want to stay longer? My stay at InterContinental The Clement Monterey had me falling in love with the warm hospitality of Monterey and the stunning views of Cannery Row and Monterey Bay! With the romantic notion of discovering the setting of John Steinbeck’s… Read More


Monterey, California ~ ohiogirltravels.com

7 Reasons to Visit Monterey County, California

Monterey County is home to more than a dozen charming towns, miles of beautiful coastline, amazing scenic drives and some of the best landscapes in California! With just a few short days to explore Monterey County there wasn’t enough time to take-in all the beauty of this California gem. Although I didn’t get through my… Read More



San Francisco Botanical Garden

San Francisco Botanical Garden

Located within the Golden Gate Park, the 55-acre San Francisco Botanical Garden is an urban oasis. With over 8,000 plant species from around the world, visitors are treated to a stunning display of flora in landscaped gardens and open spaces. With San Francisco’s unique microclimate the botanical gardens are home to numerous plant species that… Read More


Golden Gate Bridge ~ ohiogirltravels.com

5 Ways to Experience the Golden Gate Bridge

As one of the most iconic bridges in the world, the Golden Gate Bridge is a must see when visiting San Francisco! Named after the Golden Gate Strait (the entrance to San Francisco Bay from the Pacific Ocean), the Golden Gate Bridge was completed in 1937 after four years of construction. The 4,200-foot long suspension… Read More