Best Things to Do in Napa Valley Besides Wine!

30+ Exciting Things to Do in Napa Valley Besides Wine!

There are so many fun things to do in Napa Valley besides wine, from scenic drives to shopping and hiking to historical landmarks! So if you are wondering if a visit to Napa Valley is worthwhile if you don’t have wine on the itinerary, then hear us: absolutely, yes! If you enjoy the outdoors, you will love exploring all the … Read More

Artesa Winery is one of the most beautiful wineries in Napa Valley!

14 Most Beautiful Wineries in Napa Valley, California (+ Map!)

The best Napa Valley wineries offer exceptional wine, plus something more: art or architecture or gardens or great views. Especially if it is your first time visiting, you will want to stop at some of the most iconic and beautiful Napa Valley wine estates, for an unforgettable wine country experience. Over the years, vintners from many parts of the world … Read More

Napa Valley in November

Napa Valley in November: The Ultimate Guide!

Napa Valley in November makes for a wonderful getaway. If you want to experience California’s premier wine country destination in a less crowded, more relaxed time, plan a November visit. With fall crush done and the weather still pleasant, Napa in November will charm you. We’ve visited Napa Valley many times, but mainly in the summer. Until a couple of … Read More

Point Reyes National Seashore in Northern California

18 Exciting Things to Do in Point Reyes, California!

Point Reyes National Seashore is a bucket-list California destination for outdoor lovers. The wild and windswept pick-axe shaped peninsula features beautiful scenery and a wealth of ways to enjoy it. Located in Marin County, just a few miles north of San Francisco, Point Reyes National Seashore is famous for the impossibly picturesque Point Reyes Lighthouse, epic hiking trails, numerous species … Read More

Napa Valley in California -- Where to Stay on a Getaway

Where to Stay in Napa Valley, California: Best Hotels + Vacation Rentals!

Planning a visit to Napa Valley? If you are looking for accommodation options in Napa Valley, you have lots of options for where to stay in California’s most famous wine region! Bounded on the east by the Vaca Mountains and on the west by the Mayacamas, Napa Valley is home to several little towns and regions. From luxurious resorts to … Read More

Japanese Garden in Golden Gate Park San Frnacisco is one of the best Bay Area gardens you can visit.

13 Bay Area Gardens to Visit in and around San Francisco, California

If you enjoy public gardens, you will definitely want to put these beautiful Bay Area gardens on your itinerary when you visit San Francisco or the SF Bay Area. Stretching from Sonoma to Santa Cruz, these gardens will delight and inspire you. Whether you are a gardener looking for ideas or education, a nature lover seeking tranquility among trees, plants, … Read More

View of Healdsburg countryside

15 Best Things to Do in Healdsburg, California!

Healdsburg is an iconic wine country destination in Northern California, renowned for its wineries and its world-class restaurants. A little over an hour away from San Francisco by road, Healdsburg is one of the most popular vacation spots in Sonoma County. A city with a charming small town vibe, Healdsburg has a bustling town square with lots of wine tasting … Read More

One of the most beautifulo wineries in Sonoma is Chateau St. Jean

The 14 Most Beautiful Wineries in Sonoma County, California (+ Map!)

There are so many beautiful wineries all over Sonoma County that you will have a difficult time deciding which ones to visit. While all of the Sonoma wineries in our round-up offer excellent wine, they also offer other reasons to visit, from great architecture or history to gorgeous gardens or exceptional views. The best Sonoma wineries are diverse: you’ll find … Read More

Sebastopol is a must-visit in Sonoma County, CA

11 Enjoyable Things to Do in Sebastopol, California

Sebastopol is a must-visit destination in Sonoma County. Famous as the home of the Gravenstein apple, the small and charming wine country town offers a surprising number of fun things to do, along with great food and drink. From plant lovers to art lovers and antiquing enthusiasts to foodies, most travelers will find something to enjoy in Sebastopol. While it’s … Read More