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Top 3 Local Vacation Spots for Ultimate Relaxation

Need help planning your next vacation? We’ve got your back! A vacation should be all about shaking off stress and finding peace and tranquility for yourself. It shouldn’t be about tiring yourself out making numerous reservations and planning extensively. Wouldn’t it be wonderful to escape to a place for the most ideal vacation where you can truly relax? Not a care in the world and with someplace in the United …

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Kids And The Wine Country? Here’s How You Can Make Your Vacation Great!

The picturesque valleys of California’s Wine Country make it an ideal destination for many people. The chance to sit against a backdrop of gorgeous vineyards and sip aromatic wine is something most people would love. With approximately 23.6 million tourists visiting the California wine regions in a year, this doesn’t come as a surprise. However, at first glance, a wine country vacation sounds like something that parents of children under 21 …

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How To Relax On a Vacation

When you feel like you’re about to head into burn-out zone, taking a vacation might be a good idea. However, when you’ve been working so hard for so long, it can be difficult to simply take a break. Watch out for some signs that you’re becoming a workaholic and a slave to your workplace.  Remind yourself to detach and be conscious of the other roles you play in life. You are …

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Take Your Holiday Celebrations To The Next Level With Immersive Local Events

If there’s one thing that the holidays and wine tastings have in common, it’s that they’re a great way to bring people together. So why not combine the two? As the holiday season approaches, it’s a good idea to consider a unique new way to spend valuable time with your family. Instead of spending time at the house, go on an experience of a lifetime with your friends and family …

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Make The Most Of California’s Wine Country On Your Next Vacation

In the midst of bleak winter months, most of us can’t help but dream of a beautiful sunny vacation in California’s beautiful wine country. This idyllic escape is the perfect break from the busyness of everyone’s life. As the year draws to a close, you might already be planning a perfect vacation to these gorgeous vineyards of California. If you’re set on heading to the wine country for a much-needed …

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4 Reasons to Book A Vacation rental

Do you travel often and have one too many hotel horror stories to share? We’ve all been there. Bedbug infestations or below par hotel service are just some of the inconveniences of a hotel stay while you’re travelling. Wouldn’t you rather enjoy taking the feeling of homeliness with you when you find yourself in new surroundings? Vacation rentals are quickly gaining popularity all over the world due to the rustic and …

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Why You Need To Experience A Sommelier-Guided Wine Tasting At Least Once In Your Life

Wine tasting is a sensory experience that tantalizes your taste buds and engages your sense of smell. As the primary, secondary, and tertiary flavors dance on your tongue, the aromas of aged wine waft around you. Wine tastings have a lot more to do than simply sniffing the wine, swirling it around in your glass, and taking a small sip. It’s an intricate art form that doesn’t just come to …

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Cook Up Some Fun — Wine Country Cooking Classes

Cooking Class in Wine Country
Last month family members gathered from across the state to celebrate my mother’s 80thbirthday. We decided early on to rent a vacation homein Sonoma/Napa Wine Country. But what to do on her special day with a group of people aged 20 through 80 with interests as diverse as skydiving and crocheting? We landed on the idea of a cooking class. The epicurean adventure turned out to be ideal— a way to …

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Sonoma Barrel Tasting 2019 — enjoy a wine tasting adventure!

Barrels of wine
Don’t miss Wine Road’s 2019 Barrel Tasting event in Sonoma County. This is your chance to sample wines from the Alexander, Dry Creek, and Russian River valleys. But this isn’t like your typical wine tasting experience. Barrel tasting happens only once a year Each spring, the grapes that were harvested the prior year, usually late summer through fall, are ready for sampling. Winemakers regularly taste test their barrels during the …

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