Some places in California are great any time, but theses are especially nice to visit during Winter: December, January and February.
It finally cools off in winter but stays warm enough to make it a great destination if you're feeling a little too cold.
Newport and neighboring Orange County towns put on some of the best Christmas festivities in Southern California.
It's nice any time, but when the Monarch butterflies are here, Pacific Grove earns its title as Butterfly Town.
Held on the first day of the New Year (in most years), this parade is a classic that's well worth a trip.