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things to do in Torrance California. Article and photo by Charles McCool for McCool Travel

Fun Things to Do in Torrance California

Please enjoy this McCool Travel summary of cool, happy, and fun things to do in Torrance California. Torrance is home to some amazing museums, hundreds of restaurants, and a magnificent stretch of California beach that is the beginning of The Strand. Torrance High School just turned 100 years old this year and serves as the […]

Malibu beach, near Conejo Valley

Cool Things to Do in Conejo Valley California

Please enjoy this McCool Travel look at some fun, happy, and cool things to do in Conejo Valley California. The Conejo Valley region includes Thousand Oaks and Agoura Hills and it is a short distance to the glorious Malibu beaches and Hollywood—the movie capital of the world. Conejo Valley is home to amazing hiking and natural […]

8 Great Auto Europe Car Rental Advantages by Charles McCool for McCool Travel. Article and photo by Charles McCool.

8 Great Auto Europe Car Rental Advantages

My recent 25 day trip exploring Ireland and Northern Ireland included a seven day Auto Europe car rental. Using public transportation was great but driving a car gave us freedom and flexibility to go where and when we want. 8 Great Auto Europe Car Rental Advantages History First off, Auto Europe has been a leader […]

8 Great Surprising Things to See in Washington DC. Article and photo by Charles McCool for McCool Travel.

8 Great Surprising Things to See in Washington DC

For many people, visiting Washington DC means making sure the family sees the monuments, zipping through a White House tour, then heading off to Philadelphia or Williamsburg. I have lived near USA’s capital city for over 20 years, so Expedia.com asked me to share some of my favorite, surprising things to see in Washington DC. 8 […]

things to do in Tualatin Valley Oregon. Article and photo by Charles McCool for McCool Travel.

Fun Things to Do in Tualatin Valley Oregon

Please enjoy this McCool Travel look at some fun things to do in Tualatin Valley. Tualatin Valley Oregon has something for everyone. Washington County encompasses Tualatin Valley and boasts great wine, outdoor activities, eclectic food, exciting festivals and events, oh, and it is also home to Nike. Washington County Visitor’s Association hosted Julie and I, to discover […]

things to do in Napa California. Article and photo by Charles McCool for McCool Travel.

Cool Things to Do in Napa California

Please enjoy this McCool Travel look at some cool things to do in Napa California. Downtown Napa recently hosted me (and other travel writers) in order to discover and explore things to do in Napa and share my findings with the McCool Travel network. Cool Things To Do in Napa California Getting to Napa California Downtown […]

things to do in Gulf Shores Alabama. Article and photo by Charles McCool for McCool Travel.

Cool Things to Do in Gulf Shores Alabama

Please enjoy this McCool Travel look at some cool things do in Gulf Shores Alabama and along the Alabama beaches. Between visits to Louisiana (Lake Charles and Houma) and Florida (Naples and South Florida), Gulf Shores Alabama hosted us for three wonderful days. We visited many attractions, ate memorable meals, and even encountered wild predators […]