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California is located on the west coast of the United States and covers an area of approximately 414,000 sq kms. The state stretches from the Mexican border in the south to the border with Oregon in the north and east to Arizona and Nevada.

The most densely populated state in the entire USA, and the third largest in area, California provides a wonderful mix of magnificent climate, breathtaking natural attractions, family attractions, events and entertainment for all ages.

California has endless possibilities for vacations that cater to every taste and every budget. From the gentle surf of the southern coastline, to the ski resorts of the high country, from the vineyards of Napa Valley to the natural attractions of Yosemite, this is a state that should be on everyone's list of places to visit.

The huge size of California and the densely populated metropolitan areas of Los Angeles and San Francisco make the state a destination that can takes weeks to fully explore and appreciate.


Since the days of the California Gold Rush, visitors have been attracted from all parts of the country and the state has evolved into a diverse, cosmopolitan population of approximately 37 million people. The California of today is synonymous with the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, the entertainment magic of family theme parks, the majestic coastlines of Monterey and the northern coast, gourmet trails through manicured vineyards and the miles of pristine beaches along the southern coastline.

Los Angeles is the major hub city of California and is the second largest city in the USA after New York. LA is is a mix of cities within a city where Hollywood, for example, is home to many of the the big movie studios while Anaheim is the centre for theme parks such as Disneyland and Universal Studios. There is a large and varied choice of things to do and see throughout the LA area.

The beautiful bay side city of San Francisco, with its steep hills, iconic trams and one of the USA's most diverse cultural and ethnic mixes, has long been one of the USA's most popular vacation destinations. The city's natural charm, it's bustling lifestyle and the sounds of many different languages all add to the ambiance of this enchanting city.

It's not difficult to see why family vacations in California are extremely popular with both USA families and visitors from overseas. Some visitors come for the family fun and entertainment of the theme parks, other come to enjoy natural attractions such as Yosemite and the National Parks while others come to soak up the sun on inviting beaches that dot the southern coastline. California is very driver friendly, with an excellent road network that makes self drive vacations possible for nearly all motorists.

This guide includes the ultimate collection of California accommodation from all the major brand names. The world's #1 hotel price comparison search engine allows you to choose from hotels, resorts, self catering vacation rentals.... and all with the guaranteed best prices available on the internet.

So when your vacation planning and reservations involve California, look no further!

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