Travel Nursing Destination: California

Posted on: March 12, 2015,  Posted in: Travel Nursing Destination: California

California offers a diversity of culture, scenic beauty and plenty of things to do for travel nurses, which makes California unlike any other travel nursing  destination in the world.

The Central Valley of California area is where you will see evidence of how life here has historically revolved around farming and agriculture. It’s outlined with incredible farmer’s markets, roadside produce stands, and festivals that celebrate local specialties including  wine, tomatoes, asparagus, and cheese. The region’s major cities, including Bakersfield, Fresno and Stockton offer the travel nurse many attractions including museums, concerts, racing, country music and unique gardens.

If you’re looking to escape the crowds of California’s better-known parks, the Shasta Cascade region is an outdoor lover’s paradise year round, where every kind of recreation on Mounts Shasta and Lassen, without the crowds. Here, travel nurses will also find California’s best fly-fishing, arts, music, and museums.

San Francisco, California is considered one of the greatest cities in the world for many things, including five-star dining, and a happening theater scene. Beyond the fifty-square-mile city, in the surrounding Bay Area, there’s so much more to explore, including Silicon Valley, Marin’s Headlands, Napa’s vineyards, and Berkeley’s free spirit. Discover California’s north coast and you’ll find giant trees of the Redwood State Park. The area is also known for famous landmarks as well as its rugged trails.

There is so much for travel nurses do in the greater Los Angeles area you won’t know where to start. Your choices include amusement parks, architectural landmarks, art museums and galleries, beaches, parks, hiking and shopping, to name a few. After the sun goes down, you’ll find there’s an abundance of nightlife options, as well as comedy clubs, five star restaurants, and theaters.

Travel nursing Jobs in San Francisco, CA.

Travel nursing assignments are available in cities throughout California including San Francisco.

 

If you are looking for an exciting RN travel nursing assignment, California offers it all. Are you ready to spend 13 weeks in California? Get top pay with the best travel nursing companies by submitting your Quick Profile today! 

 

 

Travel Nursing Destination: Alaska

Posted on: March 2, 2015,  Posted in: Travel Nursing Destination: Alaska

Alaska is a perfect location for the eco-tourism trend that is sweeping the nation. There is back country trekking, kayaking, canoeing, cross-country and downhill skiing, ski boarding, summer and winter camping, and many other activities that allow travel nurses to see Anchorage and the rest of the state without treading too heavily on its scenic beauty.

Travel nursing jobs in Alaska.

Natural wonders and abundant wildlife remain Alaska’s biggest attractions.

 

Summer attractions in south-central Alaska include: Portage Glacier, Alaska Native Heritage Center, Anchorage Museum of History and Art, Kenai River, Prince William Sound, Columbia Glacier, Chugach State Park, Resurrection Bay, Lake Hood Air Harbor, Mount Alyeska, and College Fjord. Summer travel assignments in Alaska are exceptionally popular, but don’t rule out a taking a travel nursing assignment during the beautiful fall and winter seasons.

More and more traveling nurses are visiting during the winter and taking advantage of all that Anchorage winters have to offer including: Olympic-quality alpine ski areas, well-maintained Nordic ski trails, flight seeing, Fur Rendezvous winter carnival, the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, and the highly sought-after possibility of viewing Alaska’s northern lights.

Experienced Registered Nurses are in demand for travel nursing jobs in Alaska. Are you ready to spend 13 weeks in Alaska? Get top pay with the best travel nursing companies by submitting your Quick Profile today!