Posts in category Lake Tahoe


The shore of East Shore Lake Tahoe, California
CaliforniaLake TahoeTravel Guides

Lake Tahoe, California, Travel Guide

Download Travel Guide for Lake Tahoe California PDF version here or read it below: How to get to Lake Tahoe DRIVING FROM SAN FRANCISCO Take the ‘80’ Freeway East, traffic dependent it will take about 3-4 hours. To avoid heavy traffic start …

Read more 2 Comments
View of Lake Tahoe from the top of Northstar, skiing in California, USA
CaliforniaLake TahoeStories of Life

Skiing… but is it always fun?!

Skiing what’s not to love?, The fresh pine scented air, trees kissed with soft, white icing sugar powder. Breathtaking mountain vistas above the clouds, which literally make your heart stop. The mystical silence as you glide effortlessly down a snow …

Read more 0 Comments
Walking on the Tahoe Rim Trail, Lake Tahoe, California, USA
CaliforniaExploreLake Tahoe

Hiking the Tahoe Rim Trail

When hiking the Tahoe Rim Trail one is following in the footsteps of many; winding your way through the sequoia and pine trees to every so often catch glimpses of Lake Tahoe glistening in the distance. Walking beside Mother Nature like this …

Read more 0 Comments
The shore line of East Shore Lake Tahoe, California
CaliforniaExploreLake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe, crystal waters where the mountains touch the sky

Early morning on the east shore of Lake Tahoe, California; the breathtaking beautiful vista is utterly beguiling, Mother Nature at her finest. Gazing out across the lake your toes sink into the soft, silvery sand which circles the shoreline like …

Read more 0 Comments
Streets of Downieville California, Gold Rush town on Route 49, USA
CaliforniaExploreLake TahoeOther Places in California

Historic Route 49, memories of California’s Gold Rush era

I remember for my 9th birthday treat going to the cinema with my family and some friends from school who all came home for a birthday tea. In those days you actually got dressed up to go to the cinema, …

Read more 0 Comments
A view of Westminster from the Embankment, London, England
BritainCaliforniaCarmelLake TahoeLondonStories of Life

Three different worlds on three different Saturdays!

We all know how a plane journey can transport us to a different world in a matter of hours. I have spent the last three Saturdays, just three weeks apart, in three completely different places thanks to the miracle of flight. From …

Read more 0 Comments
CaliforniaExploreLake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe, making tracks in the snow and memories in our hearts

Lake Tahoe, California, in mid January, should be wearing her winter ermine coat and at this time of year, quite often, a heavy scarf of grey. The surrounding mountains should be mantled in thick, deep, powder, the dark green pines weighed …

Read more 0 Comments