Insight Guide California is one of those books you can’t resist picking up and flicking through, with its gorgeous photos illustrating this most photogenic of states, its lively essays and its comprehensive run-through of all the best things to see and do.
Not sure where to go in California? Our inspiring “Best of California” section helps you prioritize – whether you are a culture junky, a beach bum, a child at heart or in need of some serious pampering. Brand new chapters on California’s cuisine and wine, touring the wine country, and all the many sports and activities on offer complement fascinating features on California’s history and culture.
Newly commissioned photos bring the region to life in all its dramatic beauty, while brand new full-color maps, cross-referenced to the text, will help you find your way around.
Selective listings guide you to the best places to eat and drink, while our travel tips give comprehensive advice to help plan your vacation.