WINE COUNTRY – A Foodie’s Paradise

Wine Country — a foodie’s paradise Did you know that foodies are everywhere? A foodie is a crossbreed. You can be a jock, an artist, or a go-getter and, at the same time, appreciate good food and drink. Almost everyone likes to sample and compare culinary experiences. In fact, that’s exactly what entices so [...]

By | 2018-07-16T14:58:50+00:00 July 8th, 2018|Experiences, Healdsburg, CA, Wine Country, Wine Country Travel|Comments Off on WINE COUNTRY – A Foodie’s Paradise

EcoTourism in Sonoma/Napa Wine Country – enjoy a big experience, leave a small footprint

It’s no surprise that tourism is a huge global industry. People love to experience new surroundings, from basking on tropical beaches to exploring ancient ruins. There’s a new trend in travel — ecotourism — that appeals to those who want to submerge themselves in the natural environment. What is ecotourism? According to The Nature [...]

By | 2018-06-26T23:59:28+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Educational, Experiences, Vacation destinations, Wine Country, Wine Country Travel|Comments Off on EcoTourism in Sonoma/Napa Wine Country – enjoy a big experience, leave a small footprint

Shape and Size Matter—When It Comes to Wine Bottles

Wine bottles come in many shapes and sizes. When you’re at the wine shop looking for a bottle of Sauvignon Blanc, naturally you scan the shelves to find the clear bottles of white wine. What you might not realize is that you are also looking for a certain type of bottle. Each wine varietal [...]

By | 2017-07-12T21:56:35+00:00 February 25th, 2017|Educational, Wine Country, Wine Country Travel, Wine Country Vacation Rentals|Comments Off on Shape and Size Matter—When It Comes to Wine Bottles

A Bright Idea for a Winter Day

You’ve spent a couple days tasting fabulous food and wine, feeding on the beautiful winter landscape, and experiencing the relaxed pace of the Wine Country. Life is good. Believe it or not, there is even more pleasure waiting for you nearby. If you want to see another side of Healdsburg, Calistoga, and in between, [...]

By | 2017-07-12T22:07:12+00:00 February 8th, 2017|Calistoga, Educational, Healdsburg, CA, Wine Country, Wine Country Travel, Wine Country Vacation Rentals|Comments Off on A Bright Idea for a Winter Day

Healdsburg – Not just wine tasting

If you haven't traveled in Wine Country in the last 10 years, it's possible that your experience of Healdsburg is of a growing farm town, quiet, with some great Dry Creek Zins and Rockpile Chardonnay; maybe Napa County's less elegant little sister. The truth is that in recent years, Sonoma County, and Healdsburg specifically, [...]

By | 2017-08-10T15:17:31+00:00 July 21st, 2016|Educational, Wine Country, Wine Country Travel|Comments Off on Healdsburg – Not just wine tasting