Live and explore through California life simply!

Welcome to Simply-California.  This site exemplifies all that is California – beauty, nature, diversity, food, and much more.  Join me as we explore the Golden State and guide you through extraordinary places to see, adventures to embark on, tantalizing food to eat, as well as helpful tips to get you on your way whether a tourist, short term visitor looking for an authentic local experience, or a native-lover of California.  Enjoy!

Get to Know California

Sightseeing at Griffith Observatory and Beverly Hills

One Monday during my visit to Southern California, I decided to see both the Griffith Observatory and Beverly Hills.One of the worst things about Los[...]

Pirate's Cove Lookout in Avila Beach

Quite possibly the most exhilarating views I have seen thus far in my exploration of California are from the Pirate's Cove Lookout in Avila Beach,[...]

One Day Itinerary of Laguna Beach, California

How much do I love Laguna Beach? Those that have known me since I started my Instagram account would probably say “a lot!” 🙂  This[...]

A Cottage by the Sea and Morro Rock - My visit to Pismo Beach and Morro Bay in California

I truly love the California central coast especially with this beach cute cottage stay and adventure I embarked on.   I feel like it has[...]

Exploring California - UC Davis Arboretum and Temple Coffee Roasters

Since the weather was sunny and in the 70s this weekend, I was super excited to explore the UC Davis arboretum and the temple coffee roasters.[...]