California State Gem Mine - The California State Gemstone, Benitoite - The mineral benitoite can be found in California, Japan, and Arkansas, but only San Benito County, Calif., has it in gemstone-quality deposits. The California State Gem Mine in Coalinga allows the public to dig and take home a quart-sized bag of treasure.

California State Gem Mine - The California State Gemstone, Benitoite - The mineral benitoite can be found in California, Japan, and Arkansas, but only San Benito County, Calif., has it in gemstone-quality deposits. The California State Gem Mine in Coalinga allows the public to dig and take home a quart-sized bag of treasure.

Flying low over rows of crops, Central Valley, California Aerial ...

Flying low over rows of crops, Central Valley, California Aerial ...

Harvesting tomatoes at the Farming D Ranch in Five Points, CA (Central Valley). Photo: Vincent Laforet for The New York Times.

California’s Central Valley, Land of a Billion Vegetables

Harvesting tomatoes at the Farming D Ranch in Five Points, CA (Central Valley). Photo: Vincent Laforet for The New York Times.

6 Must-See Rustic Towns In California’s Santa Ynez Valley

6 Must-See Rustic Towns In California’s Santa Ynez Valley

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