Tag Archives: California

Woman Falls 60 Feet Off Foresthill Bridge Taking Selfie

Foresthill Bridge
image: wikicommons

Taking selfies can be very dangerous.

A couple of years back a boy fell 1,640 feet off a cliff while taking a selfie and survived. Selfies have also helped cause damage to very old statues. Last year, Croatia warned tourists to stop taking stupid selfies!

Earlier in the week a woman fell off of Foresthill Bridge (California’s tallest bridge) while taking a selfie. Continue reading Woman Falls 60 Feet Off Foresthill Bridge Taking Selfie

Win A Trip to Southern California from Southwest

Southern California

Southwest Airlines wants to give one lucky winner the opportunity to experience Southern California. In the Southwest The Magazine Sweepstakes, one winner will win a trip for 2 to Pasadena.

The prize includes various gift cards, a two-night hotel stay and more!

Let’s take a closer look at the sweepstakes. Continue reading Win A Trip to Southern California from Southwest

JetBlue Giving Away 500 FREE Flights to “Virgins”

JetBlue
Image: twitter.com/jetblue

JetBlue is looking to lure new customers by giving away 500 FREE flights.

The airline is looking for “JetBlue virgins” in two states to give the roundtrip flights away to. Flights are worth up to $299 each!

This sounds like an amazing deal, but… there’s a catch. Continue reading JetBlue Giving Away 500 FREE Flights to “Virgins”

Kickstarter Campaign For A Bizarre Hotel

baker california
image: screen capture from Kickstarter video

This has to be filed under the totally weird and bizarre categories…

The founder of Alien Fresh Jerky (can’t say I’ve heard of it before) has grand plans for Baker California.

Luis Ramallo is looking for help to raise funds ($175,000 to be exact) through Kickstarter for his plan. He wants to open a UFO hotel in Baker, a town in California between Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Continue reading Kickstarter Campaign For A Bizarre Hotel

Win A California Getaway from Southwest

Chumash Casino Resort

Southwest Airlines Magazine is giving away a trip for two to California to spend a couple of days at the Chumash Casino Resort.

While I’ve never heard of the resort, I did check out their website and the property does look very nice. I’d love to win this prize to check out the property as well as some of the local attractions. Continue reading Win A California Getaway from Southwest

Win A Trip To California From Southwest

Win A Trip To California(Don’t forget to enter my giveaway for a chance to win a pair of the best travel pants ever.)

Southwest is giving away a trip for two to California which includes flights, a two night hotel stay and more. If you’re interesting in winning you better act fast, as the contest ends in a couple of days…

The winner and a guest will fly to Burbank and get to take a VIP Tour of Warner Bros. Studios. Also included is a dinner and a massage & facial package. Continue reading Win A Trip To California From Southwest

Will 1 U.S. State Get Chopped Into 6?

image from sixcalifornias.info

A billionaire venture capitalist came up with an idea to divide California up into 6 states.

Timothy Draper says that he’s gotten enough signatures to add the proposal to get it on the ballot in 2 years. (As of yesterday the campaign says it has collected 808,000 signatures.)

After reading a little into this, I wondered what the motive to divide the state was.  Continue reading Will 1 U.S. State Get Chopped Into 6?

Win A Five-Star California Escape

Don’t forget to enter my giveaway for a chance to win 1 of 5 Gogo Passes!

Forbes is giving away a trip to one of its Five- Star rated hotels in California- The Resort at Pelican Hill in Newport Beach.

We tend to be quite a bit more budget oriented during our trips but I certainly wouldn’t mind experiencing some luxury by winning this prize!

Continue reading Win A Five-Star California Escape