World of Waterfalls Blog

This page displays all of our blog posts (latest posts first).

The blog posts shown here include both non-waterfall and waterfall writeups.  So in addition to our in-depth waterfall posts, the article/post topics can range from educational writeups, musings, features, advice, product reviews, and more.

This page even displays updates or new postings pertaining to Top 10 Lists, Itineraries, and Trip Reports.

If you’re looking for waterfall writeups, you can find them in our Destinations page.

Most recent blog posts (reverse chronological order):

Top 10 Best North Carolina Waterfalls

This list of Top 10 Best North Carolina Waterfalls showcases our favorites that we’ve personally visited in the state of North Carolina.

Top 10 Best Washington Waterfalls

Our list of Top 10 Best Washington Waterfalls showcases the waterfalls that we liked the most among the ones we’ve personally visited in the Apple State.

Top 10 Best Oregon Waterfalls

The Top 10 Best Oregon Waterfalls List showcases the waterfalls that we’ve visited in the state of Oregon that we liked the most.

“Shaking Off The Cobwebs” (Santa Ynez Falls and Placerita Creek Falls – January 19, 2019)

So given all of those factors, today’s excursion really felt like we were shaking off the cobwebs and getting back into the old MO of doing waterfall hikes opportunistically while writing about our…

Santa Ynez Falls

Santa Ynez Falls is a 15-20ft waterfall with a 2.4-mile hike and rocky stream scramble starting between Pacific Palisades residences in Topanga State Park, CA.

Placerita Creek Falls

Placerita Creek Falls (Los Pinetos Waterfall) is a 25ft seasonal cascade reached by a 2.4-mile hike & scramble near Placerita Canyon State Park by Newhall, CA.

Top 10 Best Yellowstone Waterfalls

Our list of the Top 10 Best Yellowstone Waterfalls is a way for us to acknowledge these unsung attractions that we’ve personally visited in the world’s first national park.

Top 10 Best Yosemite Waterfalls

This list of the Top 10 Best Yosemite Waterfalls is where we share our extensive experiences in Yosemite National Park and share our favorites…

Top 10 Best Japan Waterfalls

This Top 10 Best Japan Waterfalls List showcases our favorite waterfalls from the Land of the Rising Sun that we’ve personally visited.

Top 10 Best China Waterfalls

Our Top 10 Best China Waterfalls List consists of the waterfalls we liked the most that we’ve personally witnessed in China.

The German Language

One of the things that I learned when Julie and I turned our attention internationally to go waterfalling is that travel is all about building bridges between your own perception of the world and what actually happens in the real world…

California Highlights

Even though this is a waterfalls website, we recognize that there are many highlights in our home state of California (both involving and not involving waterfalls). So we’ve come up with this page to pay homage to some of the highlights that we…

Big Sur Quick Getaway Itinerary – November 16, 2018 to November 18, 2018

This was a quick weekend getaway trip to celebrate Julie’s birthday. Given that we needed some time off from Tahia and from all my troubles with the big website migration as well as the usual day job dramas, Julie and I did this trip alone…

Black Swift Falls (“Ragged Point Waterfall”)

Black Swift Falls (‘Ragged Point Waterfall’) is an ephemeral waterfall on Young Creek under the Ragged Point Inn in Big Sur reached by a rugged and steep hike.

“Collecting Data Points” (Big Sur, California – November 16, 2018 to November 18, 2018)

There were people…rowing just outside in the harbor in plain sight from the restaurant. Then, suddenly, we heard loud booms, which rattled the windows…The waiter said that they were from cannons.

Europe Highlights

Even though this is a waterfalls website, we recognize that there are many highlights in the European countries (both involving and not involving waterfalls). So we’ve come up with this page to pay homage to some of the highlights that we…

Big Tour of Germanic Europe Itinerary – June 13, 2018 to July 27, 2018

This epic trip was one of our more daring trips (which was saying something considering we were traveling independently in mostly developed countries), but it was one in which we had to rely more on our planning as well as rolling with the punches…

Mischbach Waterfall

Mischbach Waterfall (Mischbachfall) is a 100m waterfall on the Mischbach Brook easily seen from the road between Gasteig and Volderau in Stubaital, Austria.

Grawa Waterfall

Grawa Waterfall (Grawa Wasserfall) is a 100m tall 85m wide waterfall in the Sulzbach Creek seen by road or short hike near Neustift im Stubaital, Austria.

Zammer Lochputz Waterfall

Zammer Lochputz Waterfall (Lötzer Wasserfall) is a 30m falls on the Lötzbach at the mouth of a narrow limestone gorge by Tirol’s oldest hydroelectric plant.