The Queen Mary; Worlds most haunted ship.

Magnificent and old, according to a tour guide aboard the Queen Mary (TQM), this ship is considered the SIXTH most haunted location in the WORLD. Whether that is truly accurate is debatable, but nonetheless, TQM is reportedly extremely haunted. Many guests staying on the ship (now a fully- functioning and popular hotel), day visitors, and …

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California; Mission San Juan Capistrano & the Pirate Tower

California is positively rich with shit to do. Truth is, one could do an entire travel blog on this state alone. You can hit major cities/areas like San Diego, Los Angeles, Hollywood, San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, Palm Springs, or Catalina Island; go to cool hot spots like the Watts Towers, Winchester Mystery Mansion, the Whaley …

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California; cometh ye to the Renaissance Pleasure Faire

If you're a King of the Hill fan, then you may remember the episode about the renaissance faire. Hank goes to sell the "King" propane, only to find himself - and wife Peggy - cast inside a time-warp dork fest. While there will always be people who think the Ren Faire is dorky or weird, …

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Calico Ghost Town: welcome to the Wild West.

If you're a fan of the Wild West, Calico Ghost Town is a must for you, especially if you live in the southern California/western Arizona/southwest Nevada region. It's a real mining town that existed from 1880 to about 1915; however, not all the buildings are originals. Walter Knott (of Knott’s Berry Farm fame) purchased the town …

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Fear and Loathing in… Baker?

If you've seen the movie Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas starring Johnny Depp, then you know what the California high desert looks like. It's the actual desert that Depp and his friend drive through on their way to Las Vegas while all whack-a-doodled out on drugs. Many non-Californians are unaware that a vast portion …

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