Denver to Sacramento on the California Zephyr

The Zephyr California Zephyr is the Amtrak’s train that runs from Chicago, Illinois to Emeryville, California, with bus connections across the bay to San Francisco.  Zephyrus means the  Greek god of the west wind. True to the reputation of its name, California Zephyr traverses one of the most scenic railroad routes in North America.   While taking nothing…

Driving California’s Pacific Coast Highway

I drove  California’s Pacific Coast Highway (PCH)  from  San Francisco (SF) to Los Angles (LA) in June 2016.  Also known as California State Route 1, the PCH was built in 1934 and took 15 years to complete. It runs for nearly 550 miles in California. PCH runs along California’s rugged coastline and is one of the most scenic drives in…