California is a big state with a big personality. We’re movers, shakers and innovators. We hardly sit still. But we know how to relax – and we’re world leaders in green thinking. Dive into our Responsible Travel Guide to discover
ActivitiesCalifornia is heaven for outdoor enthusiasts; hikers cyclists and nature lovers. We'll take you mountain biking through redwood groves and scrambling over boulders in the desert.
Culture & wildlifeFrom mighty blue whales and squabbling seals to jewel-like anemones, California’s waters are teeming with life. Inland. Historic country towns and some of the world’s greatest cities.
Stunning LandscapesWhere else can you admire 300-foot trees, crashing surf, a purple beach and waterfalls cascading down from granite monoliths?
Written by Emma Gregg and Katie Cook