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7 Insane Travel Hacks For Your Visit to Catalina Island This Winter!

7 Insane Travel Hacks For Your Visit to Catalina Island This Winter! Hey there, fellow wanderlusts! If you're craving a getaway that combines thrilling experiences coupled with relaxation, look no further than Catalina Island. As a local, I want to give you the inside scoop on how to conquer the island like we do. So, [...]

What you should know before you take your kids to Catalina Island

What you should know before you take your kids to Catalina Island Catalina Island isn't just about the destination; it's about the journey, especially when you’re traveling with kids. So, first things first, what time of year is best for a family trip to the island? To start, ask yourself: crowds or no crowds? Summer [...]

When to Eat What For the Local In Season Seafood on Catalina Island

When to Eat What For the Local Catch of the Day: Navigating In Season Seafood on Catalina Island Most of us love fresh fish, and it truly is something you don't find everywhere. Most fish at mainland restaurants and grocery stores are flown in from different parts of the world and handled by a "middleman" [...]

Catalina Island Restaurants: Locals Tip on best Eats in Avalon

Indulge in Avalon's Finest: The Top 5 Restaurants on Catalina Island Avalon, the picturesque gem of Catalina Island, boasts a culinary scene that's as captivating as its stunning vistas. From delectable seafood to savory steaks, the island offers an array of dining experiences that are nothing short of extraordinary. Join us as we count down [...]

6 Savvy Ways to Score Deals While Visiting Avalon Catalina Island

6 Savvy Ways to Score Deals While Visiting Avalon Catalina Island Avalon Catalina Island, with its stunning natural beauty and charming atmosphere, is a popular destination for both So. Cal. locals and tourists. While its allure is undeniable, costs can quickly add up if you're not careful. Fear not, though! We've compiled a list of [...]

Top 14 Questions People Ask About Taking the Ferry to Catalina Island

Top 14 Questions People Ask About Taking the Ferry to Catalina Island The ALLURE of Catalina Island is undeniable, with its breathtaking beauty and serene ambiance. Accessible by ferry, this island paradise offers a unique escape from the mainland. As you prepare for your journey across the waters, we've compiled a comprehensive guide to answer [...]

Locals Guide: Top 4 ways to get to Catalina Island

Locals Guide: Top 4 ways to get to Catalina Island Navigating Catalina Island Transportation: From Ferries, Helicopters, Private Planes, To Jet SkisCatalina Island, with its stunning landscapes and the quaint town of Avalon, has long been a popular getaway destination for So. Cal locals and tourists alike. Accessing this enchanting paradise requires some thoughtful planning [...]

Things to do IMMEDIATELY after you land in Catalina Island

Things to do IMMEDIATELY after you land in Catalina Island Ah, you've finally made it to Avalon, Catalina Island! Time to kick off your vacation in style, but before you dive headfirst into the fun, let's get those essentials sorted! With over 130K visitors in 2022 all sharing one square mile you will want to [...]

Catalina Island is SOOOO Expensive, Top 5 Ways to Save Money on Meals While Vacationing in Avalon, Catalina Island

Catalina Island is SOOOO Expensive, Top 5 Ways to Save Money on Meals While Vacationing in Avalon, Catalina Island   We all love a bargain, and meals on Catalina is NOT one of them. One of the reasons food is so expensive on the Island is cost of shipping. Due to its proximity to the [...]

Warning! These 7 Mistakes Will Destroy Your Catalina Island Hiking Trip

Warning! These 7 Mistakes Will Destroy Your Catalina Island Hiking Trip Calling all adventure-seekers! If you're gearing up for the cardio wonderland sometimes called Catalina Island, then lace up your shoes! Get ready for breathtaking hiking trails that lead to stunning vistas and beautiful ocean overlooks. But before you embark on this epic journey, I've got some [...]