California Travel

Panoramic San Francisco vistas from the Parc 55 Hotel in Union Square
Thomas Wilmer

Correspondent Tom Wilmer visits with Frank Manchen, Area Director of Sales & Marketing for the Hilton San Francisco Union Square and the neighboring Parc 55 Hotel about Hilton’s value-added California Road Trip summer packages up and down the California Coast from San Diego to San Francisco.

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Travel correspondent Tom Wilmer visits Healdsburg California and talks with local business owners about the economic recovery of their community following the devastating fires earlier this year.

Rockaway Beach Pacifica, California
Pacifica Chamber of Commerce

The seaside town of Pacifica, California is just 10 miles from San Francisco International Airport but it’s a world apart from the bustle of the Bay Area. Crab fishing on the pier, whale watching, dining in family owned eateries, beachcombing, surfing, hiking, and live music are just some of Pacifica’s attractions.

George Cecchetti and Karen Chandler at the Lodi, California farm
Thomas Wilmer

Partners Karen Chandler and George Cecchetti had a grove of 100 olive trees on their farm. One day Karen decided on a whim to propose to George that they should go in to the olive oil business. Join Karen Chandler as she shares their journey of producing award-winning first-press, extra virgin olive oil on their Lodi, California family farm.    

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