Originality?

When it comes to what we think of as a “romantic idea” it feels like our culture is constantly putting pressure on us to be more original. T.V ads tell us that you have to buy your girlfriend diamond jewellery with engraving to be original this Valentine’s Day....

Cory’s Contry Inn

Run away from home for a romantic weekend in the country.   Cory’s Country Inn is a former ranch house snuggled in between grand walnut trees; the gardens are vibrant with colorful flowers.  The hedges are manicured to give the elegance that befits a country estate. ...

Woodson Bridge State Recreation

Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area is a beautiful oak woodland park nestled along the Sacramento River between Chico and Red Bluff. Mount Shasta, Mount Lassen, and the Trinity Alps loom in the distance. A boat launch ramp located across the road in the county park...

Woodland Opera House

Originally built in 1885 and rebuilt in 1896 after being destroyed by fire, the Woodland Opera House is still a stopping place for actors, musicians, and entertainers. Over 300 touring companies had appeared on its stage by 1913, enriching the community with arts and...

William B. Ide Adobe

William B. Ide was named president of the short-lived California Bear Republic – which lasted for 22 days. The adobe memorial to him is located in a picnic area overlooking the Sacramento River. The park features the old adobe home, carriage shed, blacksmith...