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30 May Napa Wine Country Impromptu

Friends had just pulled into the driveway and were unloading a trunk-full of fresh produce. We gawked and oohed and ahed over the gorgeousness of all this bounty. Guess our drooling made them take pity on us and they found a bag—a big bag, at that—and generously filled it to the brim. “We had you in mind,” they said. “Where did you get all this?” we asked. “Thought we told you we were taking a little Napa wine country tour this week-end.” “A tour? What tour?” “A Taste of San Francisco and Beyond—and they weren’t kidding! Napa-Farmers-MarketTurned out we went through Napa...

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17 May San Francisco City Tours

What should I see and do when I visit San Francisco? San Francisco is both old and new, a blend of classic architecture and fresh energy, situated on a Pacific peninsula and filled with wonders to delight travelers of all sorts. The ‘City by the Bay’ is compact, yet contains many distinctive and vibrant areas within its central core. A San Francisco city tour will help orient you as well as show you a taste of many different districts. You’ll have a full day of sights and activities included, yet you’ll go away feeling ready to continue your explorations as to...

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14 May Decisions, Decisions: Where To Find The Best Wine In Wine Country

When considering a day trip from wine country, the options can be overwhelming. Should you go to Napa Valley or Sonoma County? How will you travel from winery to winery? The easiest and most stress-free way to experience California’s wine country is through an organized tour. Your guide will take you right to the best wines, and perhaps offer the opportunity to explore other activities that the region has to offer. What are the best wineries to visit in Napa? With over 400 to choose from, it can be difficult to narrow it down. Located just one hour from the city,...

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14 May San Francisco City Sightseeing: Top Ten Sites in the City by the Bay

Where are the best places to visit in San Francisco? The options are virtually limitless: there is plenty of city sightseeing in San Francisco, but many options for day trips as well. This guide will help you decide where to find the best sightseeing in San Francisco. 1. The Embarcadero: On this scenic walk along the water, you’ll find the San Francisco Ferry Building. There are a couple San Francisco day trips you can take from here. One great San Francisco getaway is Sausalito, which boasts beautiful walks along the water and great restaurants. You can also check out the Ferry...

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29 Mar Making the Most of a Day in Napa

Why Take a Private Tour to Wine Country? California’s renowned Napa Valley is sun-drenched landscape of vibrant colors and oak-dotted rolling hills, an iconic enclave that is home to a plethora of legendary wine estates perching like castles amongst climbing fields of vines. This idyllic region is home to over four hundred wineries, 95% of which are family owned and/or operated and most of which welcome visitors for touring and tasting. In addition to being a mecca for wine enthusiasts, the Napa Valley also boasts exceptional farm-to-table cuisine as well as boutique shopping in charming towns such as Napa and Yountville....

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