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October 18, 2018

Why visit the Inland Empire? What is there to do there? Is it worth the drive? Well, riddle us this: do you like wine tasting, beautiful mountains, magical deserts, scenic rivers and lakes, exciting cities, historic landmarks, national parks, great restaurants, friendly folks and millions of acres of nature?  Tell your friends it’s all here […]

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Center Yourself

October 17, 2018

Every “retreater” wants to find new ways to rekindle their spirit. Some light candles where others look for ways to withdraw from the world to breathe.  Listen “take a power nap” or fill your lungs like a balloon.  Does that really work? Find your true self,  connect with your inner man or woman. Inspiration is […]

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The Great Outdoors: Joshua Tree

October 17, 2018

The Great Outdoors are right here in the Inland Empire. Its your choice a mountain range or the open desert, where stars are close enough to touch.  Most people think of California they think if star lined streets, congested freeways. Never do they think of the great outdoors.  Joshua Tree National Park is a unique […]

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Awesome “Watering Holes”: Craft Brews

October 17, 2018

With the growing popularity of craft beer, thousands of former bar patrons have been flocking to local tasting rooms. Such establishments offer quality beer that’s often brewed on-site, personable staff eager to share their knowledge, and a laidback environment for beer enthusiasts to enjoy. Lucky for residents and visitors of The Inland Empire, there are […]

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Best Places to Stay Near Joshua Tree National Park

October 17, 2018

The sights and activities at Joshua Tree National Park are truly endless. Days are best spent hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking, and backpacking, and the nights are best spent stargazing across the beautiful desert skies. After a day full of exciting  outdoor activities, it’s important to get some rest at a place that feels like […]

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Skiing in SoCal: Shred the San Bernardino Mountains in Big Bear and Wrightwood

October 17, 2018

The Inland Empire is California’s outdoor playground for nothing, with four ski resorts in the San Bernardino Mountains; it is no wonder outdoor enthusiasts from Los Angeles, Orange County and the San Diego flock to the Inland Empire. Offering skiing, snowboarding and tubing, San Bernardino Mountains are packed with family-friendly winter fun and considered the […]

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Fur-Baby vacation in Big Bear

October 17, 2018

Sometimes an adventure is better when you can experience it with your best friend! Big Bear is a pet-friendly destination in the beautiful San Bernardino Mountains. The lush alpine trees and far-reaching forest could be considered a more adventurous dog park. In Big Bear, pet-friendly restaurants and hotels welcome pets to indulge in an outdoor […]

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Girlfriends Getaway in Lake Arrowhead

October 17, 2018

Get together a group of your best girlfriends, head up to the San Bernardino Mountains. Stay in the lake lakefront community that welcomes any type of weekender to the great outdoors. Hiking trails with friends to clear your mind and share great stories. Roam around the lake, throw a rock or two to and make […]

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Joshua Tree National Park’s Keys Ranch – A Tale of Pioneer Spirit

October 17, 2018

Surrounded by a canyon of sharp cliffs and large boulders, I gaze over at the worn, sunbaked wooden buildings, more like shacks now, that makeup Keys Ranch. I have just walked back into time, a century ago to when Bill Keys homesteaded a life in a seemingly forsaken desert. The ranch is now part of […]

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Joseph Filippi Winery a Family Tradition

October 17, 2018

I’m always pleased when I discover bits of The Inland Empire’s rich and colorful history that not only have survived but are flourishing. That’s exactly what I found when I visited the Joseph Filippi Winery and Vineyards in Rancho Cucamonga. Located along Base Line Road a few blocks west of Etiwanda Avenue, I first notice […]

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