Viking Girl Adventures

The beautiful Hanauma Bay is a snorkelers paradise with warm, deep blue water, soft sand, coral and of course plenty of fish… The bay is a stunning natural pool that was...

One of my most favorite things is unexpectedly running into something really interesting that I’ve never heard of before. That’s what happened at The Lava Beds, and…we had it pretty much...

This was one of the best days ever! I got to go snorkeling with sharks (again). Usually I’ll get to see one, maybe two, but this time there were an abundance...

Nojoqui falls is a fairy tale world of mist, tiny rainbows and little miniature cave villages surrounded by moss and maidenhair ferns… if you dare to step all the way up,...

Like a thick blanket her words comfort meon a chilly nightthe secrets entrusted to me,warm. I found them! Secret Swing two and three. It was a fun adventure treasure hunting around...

There are so many incredible beaches to visit when driving up Pacific Coast Hwy. Choosing which to stop at is not exactly easy, but we decided to leave the beautiful sandy...

A gorgeous sheltered waterfall hidden between trees and boulders. It’s a little treasure you might get lucky to have all to yourself only because it’s not marked well and most pass...

The Famous Joshua trees … their adventurous spirits are in a constant dance of trying to figure out which direction would be the very best to grow their branches and outdo...

A free life, off the grid… no property taxes, no bills. What do you think? The last lawless town where you can live freely and be whoever you please is located...

Thousands of mesmerizing little details and every shade of the brightest colors imaginable makes this mountain of religious devotion stand out brighter than the sun in this very hot desert, giving...

Do you ever visit places and think wow this would be a great setting for..? This place, Bombay Beach, would be a really great setting for any post apocalyptic movie imaginable....

You should be having fun! Like laughing and letting yourself feel that tummy tickling sensation, swinging and basking in childhood glee, while remembering that favorite swing from way back when. The...

My mom, the best mom in the whole world of course, thinks I should be more personal here on this blog. She also loves gardening… so I thought, in honor of...

The magnificent beauty of the La Jolla coastline will take your breath away. It is a must see when in San Diego. La Jolla shores is a long sandy beach where...

I’ve been willing to hike many, many miles to see waterfalls but here, at Ortega falls, you only have to walk (I wouldn’t call it a hike) a very short distance...

Many, many years ago before the Anza-Borrego desert was a desert it was bustling with life, forests and lakes. Fossils from a large variety of animals like saber-tooth cats, mammoths and...

Trendiest location in Southern California right now? I’d say the Anza-Borrego desert because almost everywhere you look you’ll spot a bright flower basking in the sun, flashing it’s irresistible color against...

Named after the triple set of waterfalls Three Sisters will not disappoint as one of the best waterfalls to visit in southern California after a good rain. Even though this hike...

The peaceful feeling you get when you get out of your car and start strolling down the 1.7 mile trail is just incomparable. This is the perfect spot to take your...

A rare sight in Coronado. This ‘pier’ or what once was a part of a boat landing harbor, is usually fully covered by sand or barely visible. Sometimes though, after a...

If you’re in the Los Angeles area a visit to Venice Beach is a must! If you’re visiting during the Holidays you’re in for a treat. There’s a sort of hidden...

Not being flawless, but being a character with something not desired, a fault, a carrier of something that does not please the eye like a physical deformity, is not easy these...

If you’re in San Diego this is a must see! Go on a clear day and you’ll never tire of the most amazing views of San Diego, the bay, Coronado, the open...

Most people I know hate rainy days.  I absolutely love them.  They’re so rare around here and when they finally happen they awaken me. They cheer me up.  They make me...

My favorite author H.C. Andersen once said to travel is to live.  I live by this, but I also love adventuring in my own backyard!  Thanks for joining me!  Good company...