California – A Visit to the Golden State of USA
California is a state of the western United States. California is known as the Golden State. This state is unique for the different types of expansive terrains. The variety includes Redwood forests; farmlands, mountainous Sierra Nevada and its awesome beaches along the cliff line of Pacific Ocean attract tourists round the year. Due to Mediterranean climatic pattern California does not experience extreme weather conditions. Hence it feels great to be outdoors during the summer and the winter months are also enjoyable.
Let’s take a look at some of the major points of interest in California:
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San Francisco city is one of the major urban cities in the US. It is so happening and full of life. You can visit the Pier 39 area or plan to visit the infamous island of Alcatraz in a ferry. Do not miss the local seafood and also the souvenir shops at the Fisherman’s Wharf. The Golden Gate Bridge is one of the must-sees in San Francisco. You can take a walk or drive across this suspension bridge.
From San Francisco you can also visit a few awesome places like the Monterey Bay and its aquarium. Views of rugged cliff line along the Pacific simply steal one’s breath away! Yosemite National Park is surely a must-see for the natural scenic views in the lap of Sierra Nevada Mountains in California. The Giant Sequoia grove is equally interesting. Santa Cruz Boardwalk by the ocean is relaxing and can be enjoyed with your family. It is another great place to savor fresh seafood.
Los Angeles city is world famous as it is home to the entertainment capital of Hollywood. Not only Hollywood but this city has other must-see attractions as well. A superb weather in summer ensures you will enjoy a great beach holiday. The Santa Monica pier and Malibu happens to be some of the top tourist attractions in L.A.
Disneyland and Disney California Adventure are world famous attractions that are located in Los Angeles. It is a fun park for kids and grown-ups alike. Another entertainment park is Universal Studios Hollywood. With so many rides and shows featured at this park, you won’t realize when the day went by! There is also Hollywood Walk of Fame to check out at L.A.
San Diego city in Southern California has some top rated attractions like the San Diego Zoo, San Diego Zoo Safari Park and Sea World. There are also some beautiful beaches to check out like the La Jolla, Coronado Beach, Mission Beach and Silver Strand etc.