Located in northern California, the city of Redding is served by the Redding Municipal Airport. This small airport offers very limited commercial passenger flights on a daily basis. The only way to land at the Redding Municipal Airport is to use the United Express airline. United Express provides direct flights between Redding and San Francisco International Airport. This means that the trip between these cities is usually offered at a relatively low fare. However, flights between Redding and other airports in the United States will be more costly.
Located in northern California on the Sacramento River, Redding is a small town with plenty of things to do. In addition to a number of hotels, motels, and places to have a good time, Redding is also home to several great places for shopping, no matter what you are looking for.
Check out a selection of things from days gone by at Antique Paradise and Collectibles Plus on Eastside Road or Lori’s Antiques and Consignment on Park Marina Drive. If you are looking for something to take home from your trip to add to the Read the rest of this entry »
Getting to Redding, California by train is easier than most would think. There is currently one major company that runs between Los Angeles and Seattle making a stop in Redding making it easily accessible from almost anywhere on the West Coast. While a train may be a very easy form of transportation, it isnâ€™t the only way to travel in and out of the area. Redding, California also is home to Interstate 5, two small airports (Redding Municipal Airport and Benton Airpark), and also a Read the rest of this entry »
If you are going to be traveling up the I-5 corridor in California, you will find a beautiful community located at the top of the state. Redding is a very nice place to enjoy a slower pace of life and yet have all the needed amenities available. For people who like to spend time outdoors this is the perfect area. Lake Shasta is very close and offers boating, hiking, swimming and camping during the hot summer months. Mt Shasta has the best skiing available in this part of the state and is very close also. Read the rest of this entry »
To get to Redding California by airplane one must take an airplane from their local airport to the Redding Municipal Airport. Redding, California is located in the county of Shasta and is known as the second sunniest city. It is advised to arrive at least 90 minutes prior to the airplane scheduled departure time. During holidays it is advised to arrive at the airport 2 hours ahead of time. In addition one must not pack any prohibited items Read the rest of this entry »
There are some great festivals and fairs in the Reading, Pennsylvania area. The first festival is the Berks Jazz Fest. The Berks Jazz Fest is a 10 day festival of great jazz music. People will travel from all of the world to come see the people who are playing at this festival. The second festival is the Berks Salsa Fest. The Berks Salsa Festival happens on August 12th through the 14th. It is done for donations to a non-profit Read the rest of this entry »
So you’ve finally made it to Redding and you’ve exhausted your DIRECT TV in the hotel room – it’s time to get out and explore the town! Here are a few of our best daytime activities in or near Redding, CA:
Turtle Bay Bird Sanctuary – It may not look like much from the outside but birth enthusiasts love this place. Tucked away near the heart of the city this marshy tract of land houses some of the best-protected birds in Cali. Bring your binoculars!
Riverview Golf Club – If it’s a challenging 18 you’re itching for, look no further than Riverview. Just a few miles from downtown this well-maintained course isn’t always open to the public but it’s easy to find a group needing a fourth.
Cottonwood – Just south of Redding is the quaint town of Cottonwood, making a comeback in its own right. Stroll around the shopping district or grab lunch at one of the local joints. Make a day trip out of it but be back in Redding in time for dinner!
…Whatever you choose to do in Redding, enjoy yourself!
There are several places to visit in Redding, California. The first place is the Turtle Bay Exploration Park. Turtle Bay Exploration Park is a museum that features a lot of kid friendly activities. Some of these activities include a butterfly house, a hands-on museum, arboretum, live animals, and walking trails. The second place is Sundial Bridge. Sundial Bridge is a bridge that crosses the Sacramento River. It is made of steel, glass, and granite. The third place Read the rest of this entry »
Redding, California is known for being the second sunniest city in the U.S. with 250 glorious days of sun. Downtown Redding is famous for its festivals that feature live music and visual arts. The arts also have a permanent home in Downtown Redding through the symphony, dance projects and companies and theater companies. Staying close the to the action is a snap with an assortment of lodging that’s centrally located. With restaurants sure to please every palate, there’s always something delicious to eat from seafood, steak, burgers, American cuisine, Read the rest of this entry »
Living in Redding is great, but sometimes getting away for the day is needed. One of the best places to go on a day trip to, from Redding, is downtown Sacramento. Sacramento is about a two hour drive from Redding, but there is much scenery to see on the drive from Redding to Sacramento. Once in Sacramento, a person can visit one of the many ice cream shops located right in downtown, or eat at one of the many unique restaurants, or shop at one of Read the rest of this entry »