Top 10 Travel Destinations Of California, USA
California - The 3rd Largest State Of USA
In the Pacific region of United States, California is a large state with its well established economy 39.6 million people. Sacramento is the capital of California.
It is believed that California is the trendsetter in environment, innovation and popular culture. And of course how can we forget that California is the origin of American film industry, fast food, hippie culture, personal computer and internet.
In terms of area, California is the 3rd largest state of the Unites States Of America.
The state’s climate ranges from polar to subtropical due to large size of the state. But most of the area has Mediterranean climate.
Including some of the endangered species, California is one most diverse and richest part of the world.
Balboa Park is situated in San Diego, California. It is an urban cultural park with 1200 acres of area.
Gardens, museums and different venues are the main attractions of Balboa Park.
During the world wars, the Park was handed over to the US Navy. At that time, Balboa Pak was used as training ground, barracks and extension of San Diego Naval Medical Center.
Disneyland, California is the only theme park that was designed and built completely under the direct supervision of Mr. Walt Disney.
Throughout the park, Disneyland provides live entertainment in addition to the different attractions of Disneyland.
You will find different Disney characters walking throughout the park, interacting with children, greeting visitors and of course posing for photos.
Some of the Disney characters are expected to appear in front of visitors in a specific area according to the schedule. But they can be found not only outside the expected area, without schedule as well.
Golden Gate Bridge
The Golden Gate Bridge has connected Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay. It is considered to be as one of the most beautiful and photographed bridge of the world.
The bridge was longest and tallest expansion bridge when at the time of opening.
The Griffith Observatory is situated on the slope of Mount Hollywood in Los Angeles Griffith Park.
Knott’s Berry Farm
Knott’s Berry Farm is another theme park in California with the area of 57 acres. In North America, it is the 10th most visited theme park.
Lake Tahoe, the largest alpine lake of North America, lies between California and Nevada of United States Of America. It is one of the major tourist spot of California where lots of people come to visit. Site seeing, winter sports and summer outdoor recreation of California is based on Lake Tahoe.
Legoland California is the combination of a theme park, aquarium and miniature park. It was first Legoland Park outside Europe and third to open.
Sea World San Diego
Sea World San Diego is a marine mammal park, oceanarium and animal park. City of San Diego is the owner of the park and it is operated by SeaWorld Entertainment.
Universal Studio Hollywood
Universal Studio Hollywood is a theme park and film studio in Los Angeles, California, USA. Universal Studio Hollywood is the first fully fledged Universal Studio theme park of the world.
Yosemite National Park
About 95% of Yosemite National Park is dedicated wilderness. The park is internationally recognized. Thousands of people from different parts of the world come to visit Yosemite National Park.