Planning a ski trip this winter? If you have snow tires and a little extra time on your hands, the drive up to Mammoth Lakes is the stuff of winter road-trip dreams. Take the scenic Route 395 and you'll have a view of the snow-capped Sierra Nevada mountain range for most of your drive.
Kate’s wanderlust is (mostly) satisfied by the sparkling sprawl of cities across the world, and though she often makes a break for the mountains, desert or coast, exploring the streets of a new metropolis is her favorite part of every trip. Follow her on Instagram @kate_em_up.