Angora Lakes Hike: Alpine Swimming and the Best Lemonade in Lake Tahoe

Angora Lakes, South Lake Tahoe

Angora Lakes has pristine waters, a sandy beach for sun bathing, and is surrounded by granite cliffs.

If the best hikes are the ones that have a reward at the end, then the hike from Fallen Leaf Lake to Angora Lakes in South Lake Tahoe is a real winner. At the end of this steep, roughly one-hour hike, you come to not only two gorgeous and pristine alpine lakes, but also a shop that sells ice cream, sandwiches, treats, and the best fresh-squeezed lemonade in Lake Tahoe, if not the world! Continue reading


Five Tips for Better Vacation Photos

Vermont barn

Taking advantage of dramatic late afternoon lighting during a trip to Vermont.

Even if you’re not that in to photography, being on vacation is bound to bring the shutterbug out in you. Here are five tips for capturing beautiful images on your next trip. Continue reading