The Golden State has it all. A sunny coastline of plunging headlands and endless beaches. Vineyards boasting the finest wines in the country. The world's tallest trees and the hottest place on earth. Packed with Rough Guides' blend of witty writing, expert insight and solid practical advice, this fully updated twelfth edition will help you discover the very best of California, whether you're sightseeing in San Francisco, poking round Gold Rush-era ghost towns, or hitting the back-country trails of Yosemite.